What Have You Left Behind?

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Sandman J's Comment
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I recently switched into truck number three about a week ago, and truck number two about a month prior. I realized that I left my spare hazmat placards and a roll of clear tape in my driver seat seatback pocket when I unexpectedly moved into number two. Then I left two spare mudflaps while switching into truck three.

I really hope to be in my current truck for a long, long time...I don't wanna keep losing stuff! 😁

So what have you left behind when switching rigs?


Hazardous Materials

Explosive, flammable, poisonous or otherwise potentially dangerous cargo. Large amounts of especially hazardous cargo are required to be placarded under HAZMAT regulations

BK's Comment
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I think leaving things behind is more common than one might think. When I switched to a newer truck once, I forgot to check under the bunk. Fortunately, all I had stored there was my carbonated water supply. But it was a substantial amount that I had and it made me mad at myself.

Another time I left an expensive pair of steel toed work boots behind the seat.

Now I triple check the truck if I have to move out.

Did I mention that I hate changing trucks? Lol

Stevo Reno's Comment
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Only things I left behind, were on purpose lol.....1st I/we left the blower tip spliced into the passenger seat to blow out the cab......

2nd was my older WalMart microwave, I had no future need for (had another at home)

Davy A.'s Comment
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Several cheap hammers. My esteemed bolt collection for mud flaps n emergency repairs. Really not much else. I'm very particular when cleaning out the truck or using a loaner.

Pianoman's Comment
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I left a bunch of insulin in the fridge in my last truck and I happened to be switching companies too and moving halfway across the country. I cleaned literally everything else out and double checked everything but the fridge. They’d already had the truck detailed when I called them a couple days later. It worked out ok but I was pretty mad at myself lol

ID Mtn Gal's Comment
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After two long days driving through wind and a snowstorm today around Bozeman, my brother and I got to my house about 8:00 p.m. He unloaded his pickup on to the ground while I brought it into the house. I was hauling in a bag that had my spare pair of shoes and realized that I doubled and triple checked all the cupboards and cubby holes except one. That one drawer I never used and you could hardly see it underneath the refrigerator. I left a brand new pair of leather shoes in that drawer πŸ™„πŸ˜œπŸ˜‚

Oh well, they were tight and not broken in yet. I sent a text message to the head of the shop because the truck is being detailed and going back to the leaser by Friday. I told him to either give them to someone because they have never been worn or to just toss them. Got everything else out of the truck and home 😁


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