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Frozen carburetor.

People frequently complain about the police, but you rarely hear about the positive things they do, such as this incident involving a biker and a frozen carburetor.

Last January on a bitterly cold winter's day, a North Dakota State Trooper on patrol came upon a motorcyclist who was stalled by the roadside.

The biker was swathed in heavy protective clothing and wearing a full-face helmet to protect the face from¬ ¬ the cold weather.

"What's the matter? asked the Trooper "

"Carburetor's frozen," replied the biker.

"Pee on it. That'll thaw it out."

"I can't," said the biker. "

"OK, watch me closely and I'll show you."

The Trooper unzipped and promptly warmed the carburetor as promised.

Moments later the bike started and the rider drove off, waving.


A few days later, the local State Troopers' office received a note of thanks from the father of the motorcyclist.


It began;...

"On behalf of my daughter

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