Profile For Lawrence H.

Lawrence H.'s Info

  • Location:
    San bernardino, CA

  • Driving Status:
    Experienced Driver

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  • Joined Us:
    9 years, 6 months ago

Lawrence H.'s Bio

Drove my own trucks 20 years and drove other peoples equipment for ten years. Been married 25 years, no kids by choice. Chasing the dream. Trucking was great for me, I made so much money it was crazy. But those days are long gone.

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Posted:  8 years, 4 months ago

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What happens if a headlight burns out

Just keep plenty of oil in the radiator and keep water pressure up on tires.

Posted:  8 years, 4 months ago

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Make sure you scale

I drove for a company that hauled beer. If not going over the scales they ran 53,000 lbs ,but if they went over the scales they were only 52,760. Its was rediculous cus running the local loads no scales within 10 miles. But going over the scales you had to check somewhere. Needless to say I moved a lot beer by hand.

Posted:  8 years, 4 months ago

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Buying a truck

I had a great account 7 dollars for everymile the truck turned. It came to and end 5 years ago, I drove for a co 3 years and said screw this nonsense. Retired at 48 years old.

Posted:  8 years, 4 months ago

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Advice on heavy load please

I have 52,900 all the time. Beer shippers are the cheapest. Make sure how much fuel you had when you weighed it. If you were low your gonna have problems.

Posted:  8 years, 4 months ago

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Hydrocodone

That's funny I've been taking them for twelve years with no bad drug tests.

Posted:  8 years, 4 months ago

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Prescription meds and drug testing.

I have to take painkillers ffrom a drunk driver doing 70 in a 35 and hit me head on. I take one every 4 hours for pain. I have never tested positive for anything. There's not enough hydrlcodone to make you test positive for anything. You would have to take 10.

Posted:  8 years, 5 months ago

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Looking for Information on driveaway companies doing singles on tractors while towing personal vehicle

I was an owner operator for 28 years , flatbed. Sold that and drove a co truck for 3 years and I've done it all except what you're doing. Is that pulling mobile homes?

Posted:  8 years, 5 months ago

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Hypothetical HOS situation

That would last about as long as a 5 dollars snow tire.

Posted:  8 years, 5 months ago

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Are trucking companies this bad ???

Errol I forgot to capitol Fresno, sorry. But big strappers go to Hanford after Fresno and pickup chili sauce for delivery in Anaheim at 6 am. And its only 2 pm I just have to go back to irwindale drop chili sauce take a load to San Bernardino yard drop it, pick up empty have it in irwindale at 430 am to pick up dropped chili sauce and get it to Anaheim. Sorry bout the mispelling I'm running on 2 hours sleep. But heah I'm legal check my log book.

Posted:  8 years, 5 months ago

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Schneider let me go

Brett your gonna have drivers jumping ship to go to next one. Good Job !

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