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Old 06-12-2009, 11:44 AM   #1
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Well, looks like if you damage your Focus

http://www.iihs.org/news/rss/pr090408.html

It'll cost ya the least according to this


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Old 06-12-2009, 11:54 AM   #2
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lmao, thats such a coincidence.. I remember reading this when I rear ended someone with my F150. I was at a stop light and my foot wasn't quite hard enough on the brake i guess, the automatic trans broke free just SLIIIIGHTLY and as i was looking down (i was dialing my phone, but honestly, who expects to get in a collision when they're stopped?) it rolled forward at under 1mph and just tapped the dude in front of me... his SUV cost me only about 300 bucks to repaint the bumper so i was lucky.

and my truck was perfectly fine. maybe it's a ford thing.
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Old 06-12-2009, 11:56 AM   #3
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yay for big bumpers!!! I wonder if the bumper is still as effective when you lower your car.....probably depends on what you hit...
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Old 06-12-2009, 12:23 PM   #4
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yay for big bumpers!!! I wonder if the bumper is still as effective when you lower your car.....probably depends on what you hit...
I'd bet if you hit a larger truck, missed the bumper and crunched in the hood, that'd be expensive. But, hooray for good bumpers!
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Still cost me $2,600 to get my car fixed after a deer hit me, lol.
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What else is new? This matter has brought to a head almost 20 years ago!
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Another reason why I would'nt get a honda civic lol. Full front crashes are so common. But wow theres a huge difference between all the cars and the focus, almost 500 or more bucks lol.
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The message is quite clear, if you want to be an idiot..... buy a golf/rabbit.
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I just looked at that again
Did they misspell Volkswagen with a wagon instead of wagen? I didn't look it up
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