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Old 09-09-2011, 08:02 AM   #38
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Originally Posted by Kfokus View Post
That sux man.
Sorry to see this,
But glad that you and your son escaped unharmed, thats the most important thing by far.
I used to see you driving around carroll county aswell.
Get a new car yet?
Looking for another svt, or going w/ something else?
No new car yet. Waiting to hear what the insurance company will give me for her so I can establish a bit of a price range.

I've thought about going to another SVT, but I think I'm going to use this as an excuse to try something new. Will probably test drive all the usual sport-compact suspects, but I'm really hoping to track down an '06ish WRX wagon with relatively few miles and a relatively unmolested past. Or maybe a Cobra...

I loved the hell out of my SVT, though. I keep looking out my window and being momentarily surprised when it's not sitting out there.

Originally Posted by karguy427 View Post

There's no recovery from this.
Don't even think about rebuilding this....
This SVT's done. Move on.....
I dunno, man...I think it's got a bright future as a steerable sled! Just push her to the top of the hill and hop in!

I wonder if the insurance company/salvage yard will bother trying to part her out at all. Everything aft of the steering wheel was pretty much fine aside from the fire-hose soaking, so there's some stuff there worth saving. Rear seats, rear rims/brand new tires, maybe some of the exhaust, the subwoofer, stuff like that. But I don't know if they bother with or if it's even worth the hassle or just toss it into the crusher.
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