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Branch lands on my 2 month old truck!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TacoTown, Apr 19, 2010.

  1. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:00 PM
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    TacoTown

    TacoTown [OP] Active Member

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    I made the purchase on 02/18/2010 and here we are pretty much exactly 2 months later and i am filing my first insurance claim only because of the paint chip, ugly dent and sheered off antenna.

    This is crap.

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  2. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:01 PM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    Damn that sucks!!! Park that baby in the garage!!!:eek::D
     
  3. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:02 PM
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    08pretaco

    08pretaco Almost there

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    just use one of those dent removers haha or fill it in with some clay and paint over it :anonymous: haha jk
     
  4. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:02 PM
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    Poke Tako

    Poke Tako Turning the knob from H2 to H4/L4

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    Oouch. That will pop right back out :).
     
  5. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:02 PM
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    jackwithcorona

    jackwithcorona Well-Known Member

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    Ouch! That sucks, were you at least out havin some fun at the time?
     
  6. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:03 PM
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    Blue

    Blue You're my boy blue

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    ah that sucks. Hope you get it all sorted out all right
     
  7. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:05 PM
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    TacoTown

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    Thanks guys! I wish i could say i was having fun but i was asleep and when i came out this morning i had this to wake up to.

    And, i dont have a garage or else i would have this baby in there. Im going to pretty much cut this tree down hahaha.
     
  8. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:07 PM
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    neslerrah

    neslerrah Who needs 4WD?

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    That sucks, hopefully it does not cost too much to repair.
     
  9. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:08 PM
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    MxRacer190

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    Yeah, stupid trees. . . Who do they think they are?
     
  10. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:09 PM
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    TacoTown

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    If it comes in under my deductible id be really happy.

    Im only filing because i dont want to pay more than $500!
     
  11. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:10 PM
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    fletch aka

    fletch aka www.BeLikeBrit.org

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    Talk to a paintless/dentless guy before you have a body shop do the work, those paintless guys do some great work. I had several dings removed from my wife's Camry, neighbor kid nailed it with a yoyo by the back window. You would never know it was dented.
     
  12. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:12 PM
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    blackwatertaco

    blackwatertaco If you ain't stuck, You ain't tryin hard enough.

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    That sucks....
     
  13. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:17 PM
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    SoCalBlack08

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    so u deductible is 500? you should have got a quote from somewhere first to see what they would charge
     
  14. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:37 PM
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    puddlejumper

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    Put a snorkle on that bad boy and cover it up...:rolleyes:
     
  15. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:40 PM
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    topgun155

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    Thar sucks. Hope it all works out for the best.
     
  16. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:43 PM
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    Sorry to hear...at least it was not a drunk driver hitting your truck while parked in your driveway.

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  17. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:45 PM
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    MxRacer190

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    Please tell me he's paralyzed from the waist down. . .
     
  18. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:55 PM
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    SoCalBlack08

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    thats harsh man......
     
  19. Apr 19, 2010 at 8:59 PM
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    ChaseUA

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    This... I would think you could get that dent out for less than $100. $10 for some touch-up paint and $50 for a new antennae and you have your truck looking new again for $160...
     
  20. Apr 19, 2010 at 9:05 PM
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    MxRacer190

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    Along with thieves, drunk drivers are the scum of the earth. I would never wish death on someone, but paralysis would be a good punishment.
     
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