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post #20 of (permalink) Old 2nd February 2009
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I remember once having a go on a skid pan. The instructor told me depress the clucth and steer gently into the the skid. Your instinct is to automatically try and get the car to stop so you go hard on the brakes which usually makes matters worse.
There is a theory that a car neither being braked or under power will recover form a skid much faster but I don't know of anyone who has tried it.

I'll just stay by the fire until the snow goes away.
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