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View Poll Results: Whats your most irritating co-driver moment/habit?
Fiddling with your ICE 3 15.79%
Smoking in the car 11 57.89%
Drinking/eating in the car 7 36.84%
Not wearing the seatbelt 9 47.37%
Giving 'invaluable' driving tips and suggestions 11 57.89%
Asking you to slow down, even though you might be at 50 kmph (esp. true for elderly people) 9 47.37%
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Old 1st February 2008, 15:56   #1
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Default Most irritating co-driver habits?

Not wearing the seatbelt - Hence resulting in me paying the fine on their behalf, while they laugh away sheepishly (sometimes saying that "India mein bhi zaroori ho gaya hai yeh?")

Giving 'invaluable' driving tips and suggestions - Lets not discuss this

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Old 1st February 2008, 16:01   #2
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Mate, there is already a thread on this topic:
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This topic has been discussed extensilvely, that too recently in this thread
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Originally Posted by nishantgandhi View Post
resulting in me paying the fine on their behalf, while they laugh away sheepishly
Why on earth would you do that? You should either refuse to drive unless they buckle up, or get them to pay their own fines irrespective of whether they happen to be family, friends, significant others or carpool mates.
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My pet peeves, that nearly compels me to sock their ears:

1. Drinking/eating in the car
2. Fiddling with the gadgets
3. Giving sermons on driving etc.
4. Generally behaving as though they are the road experts.
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