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Accident in my Tacoma! look how well the truck held up!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by NomolosTRD, Sep 29, 2008.

  1. Sep 29, 2008 at 6:11 PM
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    NomolosTRD

    NomolosTRD [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I wa recently in an accident, some girl just got her license that day and it didn't help that she was a blonde! Well anyways, she thought she had a protected left hand turn and basically turned right into me.as you can see from the pics her car was totaled, while my truck looks like it had a minor collision. She hit the front bumper fender and mainly into the wheel. Not pictured is that the upper and lower control arms, as well as other susspension peices were broken, and I'm waiting to have the 4X4 looked at to make sure the front drive shaft and transfer case weren't damaged. My airbag didn't even go off, while both of the other cars bags did. Overall I was very impressed at the strenght of the truck in this accident, as was everyone else, especially the cops.

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  2. Sep 29, 2008 at 6:13 PM
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    eordonez

    eordonez Living vicariously through mjp2

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    oh shit! glad you are ok, it looks like the Tacoma proved her worth again!
     
  3. Sep 29, 2008 at 6:14 PM
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    beastlytaco

    beastlytaco This is TW. One never knows what is a joke anymore

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    i feel bad for ya. at least your taco is in better shape than her acura.
     
  4. Sep 29, 2008 at 6:18 PM
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    dtrujillo63

    dtrujillo63 Well-Known Member

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    was she at least hot? lol...
     
  5. Sep 29, 2008 at 6:19 PM
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    Dustin03

    Dustin03 The Cooler King

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    Gotta love first-time drivers in Daddy's new car.
     
  6. Sep 29, 2008 at 6:20 PM
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    beastlytaco

    beastlytaco This is TW. One never knows what is a joke anymore

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    yeah thats why kids should learn to drive then get a car.
     
  7. Sep 29, 2008 at 6:49 PM
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    luk8272

    luk8272 Poodoo

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    Glad everyone came out ok. Truck still looks good.
     
  8. Sep 29, 2008 at 7:01 PM
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    Okkine

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    That is exactly why I decided to ditch the old Neon and get a truck. Glad you're OK!
     
  9. Sep 29, 2008 at 7:06 PM
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    Ridgerunner

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    Sorry about your accident, but I gotta say my wife is blonde, and she has thwarted more accidents with her lightning reflexes and coolness behind the wheel than a lot of women could dream to. They are not ALL dumb>
     
  10. Sep 29, 2008 at 7:07 PM
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    NumNutz

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    Lots.
    Glad you and the truck didn't take too much damage
     
  11. Sep 29, 2008 at 7:08 PM
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    neontrail

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    gald you're OK!!

    Nice grill!!
     
  12. Sep 29, 2008 at 7:15 PM
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    Khaos

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    Reason #232774 why I drive a Taco.
     
  13. Sep 29, 2008 at 7:28 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    sorry about your tacoma, but glad everyone is ok. cars/trucks can be replaced....people cant!!
     
  14. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:00 PM
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    w8n4mud

    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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    Dude, Im sure you were freaked out as hell. Still glad youre ok but the truck! Im sorry. Perhaps this gives you a reason to put on a push bar. You can show her whos boss. :)
     
  15. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:26 PM
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    Casey05Taco

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    i swear those damn female drivers. well im glad your ok
     
  16. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:35 PM
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    Toy4Life

    Toy4Life 668: The Neighbor of the Beast

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    That sucks! At least everyone is ok.
     
  17. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:39 PM
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    Okkine

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    Hey now, all the hottest drivers are female. :D
     
  18. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:43 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

    WilsonTheDog Kylie's dad

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    Most importantly, everyone is OK. Make sure you go to a shop of YOUR choosing, not her insurance.

    All that would do is destroy your own front end in an accident.
     
  19. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:49 PM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    That sucks man!
     
  20. Sep 30, 2008 at 9:31 AM
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    NomolosTRD

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    Actually she was Hot!
     
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