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Ugh.... hail damage

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by Madjik_Man, May 27, 2010.

  1. May 27, 2010 at 9:06 AM
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    Madjik_Man

    Madjik_Man [OP] The Rembrandt of Rattle Can

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    Had golf ball sized hail rain down upon our vehicles last night.

    Both the Tacoma and Legacy wagon took a beating.

    Now I have to see if it's worth fixing both versus the premium hike.

    :mad:
     
  2. May 27, 2010 at 9:16 AM
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    Manwithoutaplan

    Manwithoutaplan the full Monty

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    MY g/f Flyt was delayed because of the Hail storm. She did not get home tille like 2am man i am tried.
     
  3. May 27, 2010 at 9:17 AM
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    mwild

    mwild I CANT SPELL SO DONT BITCH

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    That sucks man. Post up some pics if you can
     
  4. May 27, 2010 at 9:21 AM
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    Madjik_Man [OP] The Rembrandt of Rattle Can

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    The Legacy's hood is fine, it's just the roof that took a decent amount of damage. It's an '06 so the body is such cheap crapola.

    I haven't had the chance to thoroughly examine the Tacoma, I had to get to work and the wife is driving the truck today. Will look at it and take some pics this afternoon.
     
  5. May 27, 2010 at 9:24 AM
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    trtripoli

    trtripoli lower management

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    I dodged this bullet. Storm was mile north of my work, we had tornado sirens going off for a few hours though.
     
  6. May 27, 2010 at 9:25 AM
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    Denver/DIA had baseball sized hail :eek:
     
  7. May 27, 2010 at 9:25 AM
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    The ironic thing is, next weekend is when I start building our carport

    (the garage is too small to house any vehicle)
     
  8. May 27, 2010 at 9:26 AM
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    Hoyal

    Hoyal Whiskey bent and hell bound.

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    Yeah I lucked out I was at work and 1/2 mile from my house is where the 1ft of hail hit. Hope everything works out for you with your cars.
     
  9. May 27, 2010 at 9:27 AM
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    Madjik_Man

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    In the end, it's just a body of a vehicle. Luckily no one/the house got hurt.

    Solar panels are fully intact too :eek:
     
  10. Jun 1, 2010 at 3:57 PM
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  11. Jun 1, 2010 at 4:58 PM
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    I tried taking pictures, but I couldn't capture the extent of the damage. In fact it's pretty hard to see the depression of the dents at all in the photo(s)

    The Legacy's roof is what took the biggest beating. Approx. 20 dents on the roof alone.
     
  12. Jun 1, 2010 at 5:04 PM
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    Don't you just love paying insurance every month, every year, just to have a premium hike because of something you couldn't control? Insurance companies are among the most hated industries in the world and with good reason.
     
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