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Big Rig Myths

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Part of the "MythBusters" series. In "Exploding Tire of Death," Adam and Jamie try to find out if an exploding truck tire can kill. Meanwhile, Kari, Tory, and Grant investigate another fuel efficiency fable. Accessibility options on the DVD are: (1) expanded description, (2) English subtitles in a black box.

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    Sarah J. (Wilson, NC)
    December 18th, 2019 at 07:47 AM

    Excellent using modern entertaining well known show to teach safety around big rig trucks, but also on personal cars. If maintenance isn't done an accident or death can occur--take care of your vehicles!