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My wife hit the mailbox

Discussion in '3rd Gen. Tacomas (2016+)' started by aksel, Oct 10, 2019.

  1. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:36 PM
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    aksel

    aksel [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hello friends,

    As the title states, my wife backed into the mailbox a few days ago. A few scratches to the body just above the right tail light and the Leer topper got a chunk taken out of the corner.

    Body shop thieves around me want $1,000 to fix. I'm guessing you guys could recommend cheaper options.

    She's still allowed to drive the Taco since we only have one vehicle at the moment. Another incident and she will be gifted a bus pass.

    Thanks!

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  2. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:38 PM
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    nglescobar1992

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  3. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:40 PM
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    Hobbs

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  4. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:41 PM
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    Mully

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    Be thankful that's all she hit. Mine has ran over everything from animals, grocery carts, curbs, sprinklers, rocks, and even a tree. See pic of busted up Suburban. Note it only has 3 legs, 1 was left on the freeway. Now take a breath of air. Good luck with your wife and truck.

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  5. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:42 PM
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    JaCado

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    Tell her its a truck, not a god damn tank:rofl:
     
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  6. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:43 PM
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    andrew61987

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    Personally I wouldn't even bother fixing that. Maybe a black sharpie and call it good :rofl:
     
  7. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:44 PM
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    boynoyce

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    Leave it as is- looks good.
     
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    tirediron

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    Do you want it fixed properly? $1000 doesn't seem out of line for that damage; yes, it's a lot of money, but there's a lot more work there than you might think (especially if you do it properly).
     
  9. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:45 PM
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    cedarpangolin

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    Who removed the part out meme. I was about to hit that like button dammit
     
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  12. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:46 PM
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    JaCado

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    I did. Facebook-When-you-crash-your-ride-and-ec617d.jpg
     
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    Sooooooo sorry, my friend. I can feel your pain! Ive always said there is nothing more dangerous than a woman in "REVERSE" :notsure:
     
  14. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:47 PM
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  15. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:48 PM
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    Waste of money, just forget it and move on. I mean it works, but $1000 is a lot of cash for cosmetic crap.
     
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    JaCado

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    1000 bucks to fix or trade for 1 sexual favor. This is how this should play out:popcorn:
     
  19. Oct 10, 2019 at 2:49 PM
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    You ain't never seen my wife drive. You can only go so fast in reverse. She once told me that what she cant drive through, she can definitely crash through it. This is Suburban #3 she has destroyed.
     
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