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      06-09-2009, 11:36 AM   #23
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Someone sideswipped my truck sometime in the last 3 days. I just noticed it as it is on passenger side of truck.

FML.
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      06-09-2009, 01:50 PM   #24
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Bummer! Sorry to see. Looks very fixable though, and nobody was hurt, which is all that really counts.
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      06-09-2009, 02:24 PM   #25
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Going to claim insurance or go out of pocket?
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      06-10-2009, 09:16 PM   #26
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insurance for sure...its too much to go out of pocket.

the estimates have varied between 1400 and 1700. USAA appraised it at 2100 for parts and labor today. Funny story as the appraiser had never seen a one. he asked what it looked like i replied "you will know it when you see it" he called me when he was in the work parking lot and just said... "this is NICEEEEE......"

USAA kicks ass...the premium is a bit high but i have never been disappointed.

sorry about your truck. like blackjack said...this thread is worthless without pics
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      06-11-2009, 09:46 AM   #27
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sorry about your truck. like blackjack said...this thread is worthless without pics
Can't take pics. Truck is at dealer having $2000+ worth of engine work done. Yep. Seems there is a recall on some pins...

Will get pictures of damage when I get it back. Probably won't go insurance, but not sure at the moment.
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      06-30-2009, 01:49 PM   #28
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no gina for atleast another week and a half...BOOOOOOo
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      07-01-2009, 08:59 AM   #29
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no gina for atleast another week and a half...BOOOOOOo
Well, if you need a 1er fix, you're welcome to drive mine.
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      07-03-2009, 08:35 AM   #30
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Well, if you need a 1er fix, you're welcome to drive mine.

Id love to take you up on it but GINA would know.

I guess the shop had to go back to the insurance company for more time so they could remove the shadowline trim and paint all the way from the hood back above the drivers door.
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      07-08-2009, 05:20 PM   #31
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GINA has been painted and is going back together tomorrow!

maybe i will get to enjoy her this weekend
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      07-09-2009, 09:14 PM   #32
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      07-10-2009, 07:37 AM   #33
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a while...i think three weeks or so.

the total bill has grown quite a over 3grand. im really excited to be reunited with GINA.

Cant wait to see the 2 grand worth of paintjob.

I took the day off from work today for an appointment but hopefully will be picking her up this afternoon. She was all painted and going back together today but as of last night they were missing the diffuser. That is supposed to arrive today...

I am going to let her warm up and then unleash the fury.
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That sucks. I've noticed when I leave work, I'm so brain dead, that several times I have started backing out of my spot without even looking at any mirrors or anywhere but straight ahead. Complete brain numbness after 9 hours of staring at a computer... I've caught myself doing this several times and worry I'll back up into a car or into the huge post that I angle myself between sometimes.

I'm sorry to hear this.
This sounds scarily familiar. Oh dear.
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I actually did something much dumber this weekend, but I am not going to admit to what I did like you have, lol. Im very sorry to hear/see. Hope its all better soon!
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