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Old 02-03-2006, 09:59 AM   #1
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Angry [Update: last post] Crashed the SVT...

Subject says it all.

Wasnt paying attention, noticed I was about to miss my turn, rain + sand + winter tires + ~40mph = no damn way. No other vehicles or peds, luckily, but I smacked the tree going something like 25. Front airbags deployed (they do smell like crap), hood's bent up, stress fractures in windshield, pissing radiator fluid.

On the one hand, it wasnt all THAT fast, and it was straight on, so it could've been worse, but it also hit right in front of the engine, I didnt have the presense of mind to look underneath and see if my exhaust header like, broke off. It was running until the fuel cutoff switch thing tho, so I'm hopeful.

So, best case, radiator + hood + bumper + rt. headlight + windshield + 2 airbags.... oh, + insurance premium hike. Awesome

Worst friday ever, and its not 11:00am yet.

I snapped a pic with my phone, I'll post it a little later on.





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Old 02-03-2006, 10:03 AM   #2
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Dude, sorry to hear it. At least you're ok and no one else was involved. If the insurance comes out right, maybe you can rebuild it even better.

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Old 02-03-2006, 10:29 AM   #3
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Old 02-03-2006, 10:32 AM   #4
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It's the sound that haunts you. You can hear it over and over in painful detail...

Sorry about the accident man. Good chance they will total it, as the airbags alone will be between $2K and $3K.
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Old 02-03-2006, 10:37 AM   #5
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Happens to the best of us, sorry to hear...
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well i will be hoping for the best for you. glad to see you are ok sorry to hear about your svt
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that f***ing sux!!
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Thats too bad, but at least your okay. If they do fix it, maybe you could get some cool replacement parts instead of OEM, like an RS front bumper and some HID lights or CF hood?
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Sorry for your loss Robzer.

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glad you're ok...
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