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Old 03-26-2004, 09:05 AM   #1
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Stupid 18-Wheelers!

Well, yesterday on the way to work, I'm going down the interstate 2 cars behind a semi. Next thing I know, a rock flies over the car in front of me and puts a perfect little star on my windshield about 2 inches wide. That pissed me off.


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Old 03-26-2004, 09:16 AM   #2
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yea i feel ya! i have a feeling that rocks and other types of dangerous objects are attracted to our cars! or else it would have hit the car in front of you! well at least we svtf owners can feel special! not only people love our cars, so do Inanimate objects!
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Yeah i was behind a dump truck and i saw the rock fly out and come right at the windscreen...it just hit it low but did make alittle spec on the windshield...i hate those things
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Old 03-26-2004, 12:05 PM   #4
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I got you guys beat, i 2 foot metal rod flew THROUGH my windshield on the freeway doing 75! Rattled around broke stuff inside then hit me in the arm. YES! Check out the pictures...my baby is ok now...but so scary, if anyone was in the passenger seat they would have been dead for sure.
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Old 03-26-2004, 12:32 PM   #5
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Wow, those images will haunt me now.
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Old 03-26-2004, 05:39 PM   #6
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wow, who ended up paying for the damage? the truck driving company?
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Ouch.
That's some serious damage from a flying rock.
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That wasn't from my rock, that was lunarc and a metal rod going through his windshield.
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Somehow my windshield cracked don't know how I gotta replace it soon though
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Got my first chip in my hood from a semi but got it fixed right away. But semi's don't like me any ways. 1rst encounter,semi backed over the front end of my car $8,000+damage Tottaled
2nd,sitting at stop light truck turned and trailer rolled over the hood of it $13,000 Tottaled
3rd, Truck changed lanes on high way and the concrete divider and semi made it a sandwich Tottaled 4rth, semi ran light and hit the front end and well you guessed it Tottaled.So what have I learned from this, well 90% of semi drivers are drunk or on drugs and as long as it's there fault you get a new car.haha oh and I'm really lucky I'm still alive. But Lunarc that rod steel going threw the windshield would of scared the heck out of me, seriously.
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