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Backed into a Tree

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by ClemsonTacoma, Jun 26, 2009.

  1. Jun 26, 2009 at 11:24 AM
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    ClemsonTacoma

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    yesterday while leaving from my friends house i was about to be late so i was trying to hurry home and i was backing out of his driveway fast using my camera, it was dark and the reverse lights dont illuminate that well and i hit a tree goin about 5 mph, i did more dammage t o the tree but i broke this pice[​IMG]
    and i was wondering if anybody had one of these black plastic step pices, i looked and it will pop off and back on
     
  2. Jun 26, 2009 at 11:38 AM
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    I might have one, let me check
     
  3. Jun 26, 2009 at 11:40 AM
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    ok, its fine i just dont want to forget about it an not replace it, its about a 3 inch vertical crack
     
  4. Jun 26, 2009 at 11:41 AM
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    Jester243

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    you hit a tree going 15 mph in reverse in the dark? :laugh:

    be happy that is the only damage, could have been much worse.
     
  5. Jun 26, 2009 at 11:45 AM
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    FlawedXJ

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    15mph? aight evil kinevil
     
  6. Jun 26, 2009 at 11:45 AM
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    well idk how fast i was going, she lives on a dirt road and i didnt see it but i knew it was there, i could have been going 5 could have been 20 idk, it was about 0.5 sec ffrom when i put it in reverse and i hit it, i did use the gas though
     
  7. Jun 26, 2009 at 11:46 AM
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    FlawedXJ

    FlawedXJ mall crawlin', web wheelin', concrete cowboy

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    you could almost flip it doing 20...
     
  8. Jun 26, 2009 at 11:58 AM
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    ok i prob wasnt doing 20 then lol but i got out and was like shit really looked at it then drove off, and i dont have good luck cuz today i broke my toe
     
  9. Jun 26, 2009 at 12:00 PM
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    do you need a helmet?
     
  10. Jun 26, 2009 at 12:04 PM
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    Wow that sucks, but if it was actually 15 I'm highly impressed that's all it did.....
     
  11. Jun 26, 2009 at 12:07 PM
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    i might, or some steel towed socks lol
     
  12. Jun 26, 2009 at 12:09 PM
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    brianr go shit in your hat

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    or just take some ducting tape, and secure some pillows to your body.
     
  13. Jun 26, 2009 at 12:12 PM
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    love the avatar Brian :devil:
     
  14. Jun 26, 2009 at 12:14 PM
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    that might be a little hot here
     
  15. Jun 26, 2009 at 12:15 PM
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    :D thanks Paul.


    trust me, if people here in the 110 degree AZ sun can handle it...so can you. ;)
     
  16. Jun 26, 2009 at 12:39 PM
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    I was doing the same thing the other day and ran over one of those big mailboxes with like 12 boxes in it. DOH!:mad: Broke my taillight and dented my tailgate in a couple spots I was so pissed
     
  17. Jun 26, 2009 at 12:43 PM
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  18. Jun 26, 2009 at 12:44 PM
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    woa thats worse than my story, my friend just looked at me and shook his head lol....i feel dumb
     
  19. Jun 26, 2009 at 3:05 PM
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    Haha yeah I felt so stupid. I think there was a drop of water on the backup camera right where the mailbox was. Its ok no big deal hope you find that black piece! Its easy to get off I think I took my bumper off that night and had that piece off. The bumper takes a lot longer than one would think to get off:(
     
  20. Jun 26, 2009 at 3:14 PM
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    Don't mean to jack this thread but i've had a pretty bad dent on my rear bumper by the passenger side. I backed up into a short post in a dark alley (Don't have any pictures of the damage right now). The black trim on the bumper by the passenger side fell off and the bumper is dented pretty bad. I've looked to purchase a new color matched bumper with no luck. Anyone know where the hell i can get one?
     
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