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My first accident

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by StormTrooper, Mar 21, 2010.

  1. Mar 21, 2010 at 5:12 PM
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    StormTrooper

    StormTrooper [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Guy hit me :(

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  2. Mar 21, 2010 at 5:14 PM
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    mwild

    mwild I CANT SPELL SO DONT BITCH

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    That sucks. At least they didnt hit the cab that could have been alot worse.
     
  3. Mar 21, 2010 at 5:16 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Enforcer

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    getting there....
    that sucks man. should be a relatively easy fix tho......at the other dudes expense.
     
  4. Mar 21, 2010 at 5:16 PM
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    StormTrooper

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    So true
     
  5. Mar 21, 2010 at 5:18 PM
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    C17Guy

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    i think your cover got damaged too, should sell it to me!
     
  6. Mar 21, 2010 at 5:19 PM
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    lol cover and inside of bed is fine... sorry pal
     
  7. Mar 21, 2010 at 5:19 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    Bummer Ron ,

    OZ
     
  8. Mar 21, 2010 at 5:22 PM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides.

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    Glad you are okay-
    and it looks like your rig didn't get too banged up (coulda been a TON worse if'n it was a foot forward or backward. Let us know what the final result is.
     
  9. Mar 21, 2010 at 5:24 PM
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    lol, was worth a try!:D

    Glad you and your truck didn't take on too much damage. How did it happen? Kind of awkward spot to get hit.
     
  10. Mar 21, 2010 at 5:25 PM
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    It was a 2 lane right turn, the guy in the far right was from out of town and didnt know that the both lanes turned right onto a one way street, so he kept going straight as i turned... so he hit me at an angle.
     
  11. Mar 21, 2010 at 7:38 PM
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    looks like about 2k of damage. i'm amazed at how many drivers don't look at the street markings or signs to understnad traffic flow. i've almost taken it on the chin a couple of times making turns like that.
     
  12. Mar 21, 2010 at 7:40 PM
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    I'm sorry man...glad your okay though :)
     
  13. Mar 21, 2010 at 8:07 PM
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    Sorry for your troubles..............looks not to be that bad....sucks tho I know,Ive been their.............like mentioned above,at least the cab was not hit......looks to be a quick fix......good luck..........
     
  14. Mar 21, 2010 at 8:11 PM
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    Sorry, but I hope everything works out.
     
  15. Mar 21, 2010 at 8:15 PM
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    Consider yourself extremely lucky he didn't hit you further up in the cab. I had my first accident last fall too. Guy hit me in the door/cab corner, then bed shoving me sideways into a curb. Wheel/axle met curb, buh-bye axle. A foot forward and your damage total would/could have been 10k higher. That is maybe 2k in damage, mine was 12k.
     
  16. Mar 22, 2010 at 1:39 AM
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    Sorry to hear but glad your ok.

    I put a small baseball size dent in the same location and it cost me 2k. Hopefully insurance will take care of it
     
  17. Mar 22, 2010 at 3:53 AM
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    glad you are ok and wish you the best in getting it fixed to your satisfaction!
     
  18. Mar 22, 2010 at 3:01 PM
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    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Man you are having bad luck recently Ron.
     
  19. Mar 22, 2010 at 3:08 PM
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    Crom Outside...

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    Sorry your truck got hit. :(

    I saw a Tundra get hit today in a parking structure, by some 65 year old guy. Old guy got out checked his car, got back in and drove away. I took down his plate, car description, his description, and wrote it down for the non-present driver of Tundra.

    I don't know what the hell is wrong with people that makes them think they and f-up other peoples property and drive away.
     
  20. Mar 22, 2010 at 3:25 PM
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    Sorry man, things will be alright. As long as no one was hurt...
     
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