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Originally Posted by AlmostTrick View Post
Me too, and this works wonderfully when only dealing with the occasional car. But what if you are being passed by dozens of cars that are following each other very close, and all you hear is car noise? Do your ears catch the rare car that is about to run you over or clip you in this situation?

Ears are great tools, but I prefer to verify with my eyes.
Agreed. Just to be clear, I do look before merging into the vehicular traffic. I use my ears primarily to check whether or not a car is coming up from behind, as a piece of information.

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