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How dangerous is a flaming car?

If a car becomes engulfed in flames, will it eventually explode like it does in the movies? [more inside]
posted by gentian on Jun 30, 2012 - 20 answers

What makes a man start fires.

Our downstairs neighbors have made a makeshift firepit in the backyard of our New York City apartment building. This seems like it must be incredibly illegal. But is it? [more inside]
posted by orville sash on Nov 29, 2010 - 17 answers

Can unplugged irons cause fires?

Can unplugged irons cause fires? One of my housemates (Housemate A) observed that my other housemate (Housemate B) put the clothes iron back into the cupboard without letting it cool down. How dangerous is this? [more inside]
posted by tomargue on May 16, 2009 - 16 answers

watch out for that cigarette butt!

Hypothetical Filter: Would someone be able to throw a cigarette out of their window and catch my car on fire? [more inside]
posted by thetenthstory on Jul 29, 2008 - 28 answers

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