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Old 09-18-2010, 05:52 PM
 
Location: Northern Virginia
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Oops sorry, I think too many of us thought this was a rhetorical question with no answer? I'll bow out, then.

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You're wandering from the topic. If you want to talk about merging, start a merging thread. This one's about stopping at intersections when the signals are out.
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Old 09-21-2010, 08:10 AM
 
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I leave from the Braddock Rd metro in the evenings and have experienced this issue many times this summer. I find that once someone starts the chain of treating the darkened intersection as a 4-way stop most other drivers fall in line. The trick is getting the pattern started and realizing that once the cross-street traffic eases up the drivers will in all likelihood stop treating the intersection as a 4-way stop.
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