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Old 12-01-2008, 05:30 PM   #1
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I think I'm gonna be taking a little time off

Well at 25,000 miles my 07 ate it. Spent 17 hours driving down the east coast (shoulda taken 8 hours) to get home after Thanksgiving with the family and ended up getting to bed at 4AM so I could wake up at 5AM and drive to work. I didn't make it to work.

Passed out behind the wheel. Woke up going off the shoulder prolly doing about 50mph, and took out one of the big one way signs held in by 2 metal posts. Fishtailed out on the shoulder and rolled 2-3 times going back across 2 lanes before coming to rest on the passenger side. I unbuckled myself and climbed up and out the driver's window. People behind me had pulled over and already called 911. Ambulance showed up and since I'm Army property I went to get checked out on post. A sore neck and a couple scratches on my hands and I was discharged. People didn't believe the guy joking in bed 3 was the one that rolled his truck 3 times.

Life lessons on not sleeping with almost no sleep aside, here are the pics.







On the bright side, it looks like the suspension and 4 outta 5 wheels are alright. The winch should be fine. The all pro bumper is toast and the snorkel is snapped off. Waiting to hear back from the insurance company but at least I should have parts to drop on the 09 :P

PS - Yes this is the exact same post from TTORA for anyone who hits both boards.
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Old 12-01-2008, 05:34 PM   #3
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sh*t.

glad you had your seatbelt on.
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Old 12-01-2008, 05:36 PM   #4
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Old 12-01-2008, 05:37 PM   #5
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Were you cited?
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Old 12-01-2008, 05:38 PM   #6
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You can replace the truck glad your ok
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Old 12-01-2008, 05:43 PM   #8
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Glad you made it out ok. Don't forget to remove those sliders and UCAs, they look untouched.
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Old 12-01-2008, 05:47 PM   #10
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Were you cited?
Yup. Don't have a copy of the police report yet but they were snappy with the court date.
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Old 12-01-2008, 05:51 PM   #11
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good to hear ur ok man....thats for sure. just make sure u get the offroad w/ that locker u want now. and take the bumper off and give it to me...lol

make sure to get everything off u can. if u need help and its local, lemme know. dont forget the sliders off too
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Old 12-01-2008, 05:51 PM   #12
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glad your OK. i totaled my accord a few years ago when i was in the navy, going home for the weekend as well.
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Old 12-01-2008, 06:01 PM   #13
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Good to hear you are ok!

Truck doesn't look that bad. You can buff it out & a little bit of duct tape it will be as good as new.
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Old 12-01-2008, 06:07 PM   #14
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that is unreal. glad you're ok.
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Old 12-01-2008, 06:31 PM   #16
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damn dude.......glad you are ok!!!! that looks horrific!!
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Old 12-01-2008, 06:42 PM   #18
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I'm sorry man! I'm glad you're ok!
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Old 12-01-2008, 06:58 PM   #19
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Well, I guess that takes you out of the running for December truck of the month. Glad your OK. This is about the fifth post Ive seen where these trucks took some real damage and the occupants were not beat up too bad.
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Old 12-01-2008, 07:15 PM   #20
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Holy shit dude!!!

I just sat through some lame class today talking about NC state laws safety and blah blah blah... All seems like fun and games til the shit happens to you or those you know.

Basically just saying God Bless your life. Be safe, recover, and please dont buy anything but a Taco... LOL... just thought I'd brighten the Mood.

But yeah glad to see you are ok.
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