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Old 01-29-2008, 05:30 PM   #1
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PART TWO!!! Friends/Family & your new car

So yesterday I let the wife take the SVTf becauseI had to tkae her car for an oil change. I said she and I would be the only people allowed to drive the car but that is going to change now. From now on, I will be the ONLY person driving my car! She pulled into a parking space at work and ran into one of those concrete parking blocks. You can see what happened next. $834 was the first estimate I've gotten for a new bumper and paint....






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Old 01-29-2008, 05:42 PM   #2
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ouch, sorry for you man that sucks. i have a regular zx3, and that is one of the reasons im not sure if i want to lower it. right now it just goes over most of those things by like a couple cm, so if i lower it and forget bang.
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Old 01-29-2008, 05:53 PM   #3
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Old 01-29-2008, 05:54 PM   #4
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JEEZUS CHRIST!!! I feel for ya. That's rekindling my rage from THIS incident (and we drive the same car - coincidence?):

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Old 01-29-2008, 06:02 PM   #5
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Check with Mike on the Hilbish Ford discussion. I belive his dealership keeps SVT bumpers in stock. He gives FF members a huge discount. Oh, and it's best to call or PM him.
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Old 01-29-2008, 10:34 PM   #6
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wome,cant live with them cant shoot um
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Old 01-29-2008, 10:48 PM   #7
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holy crap. i would not let my wife or girlfriend or anyone drive my car except ME.
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^^ What about the girl in your avatar pic? Would you let HER drive? I - huh huh - "wood"...
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friends,,,NEVER,, my wife twice, my oldest son,,,3 times,,but following me around while i was in the wifes car,lol
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i dont mind if my fiance drives... but the only time she does drive my SVT is if i am with her.. she never drives it alone
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