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post #1 of 6 Old 03-07-2013, 06:55 AM Thread Starter
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Finally happened!!!

I rear ended someone with the truck at like 10 mph...not one dent a little paint from them on my grille guard but thats it. I got pushed into the left lane where someone side swiped my drivers front bogger and it dented his whole side of his f150...again no damage

Unfortunately when he did that it tweaked my alignment. so what could he have screwed up. And what else should i have looked at? i figure since im paying the deductible i might as well get everything fixed right

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post #2 of 6 Old 03-07-2013, 06:20 PM
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How could someone possibly side swipe you? Haha, he'd have to have been able to see and hear you from a mile away!

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Well it was a 2 lane bridge over the mississippi river so he really had nowhere to go but into my tire

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With the issues fixed a 6.0 can run circles around a 7.3.
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ouch painful to hear

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Wait - if he hit your tire why are YOU paying your deductible? I'm confused - did he not have insurance? Or was it somehow your fault?

that being said, I bet he damn near **** himself.

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ouch painful to hear
Not really you should see the other guy

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Wait - if he hit your tire why are YOU paying your deductible? I'm confused - did he not have insurance? Or was it somehow your fault?
Because i got pushed into the other lane after hitting the car in front of me and my tire was turned out so thats what he hit, he didnt touch any body parts just the tire

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With the issues fixed a 6.0 can run circles around a 7.3.
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SCT tuned
8" Fabtech lift 13" total
5:13 Gears
46" Goodyear MVTs Military takeoffs
Bushwacker Cut-Out Fender Flares
Ranch Hand front and rear bumper
On-board air W/Semi horns

1995 F-350 7.3L E4OD DRW
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T-500 HPOP
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