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Old 01-22-2005, 01:51 PM   #1
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I feel like crying..i messed up my baby

It was wet out today and i stopped in this parking lot on the way home from guitar lessons. I thought i would drive around fairly quick, just for something to do, and comming around the corner i lost control and slid off the road. My back right wheel either hit the beggining of a curb or fell in a hole there and it jerked to a stop (from im guessing 20mph) i tried to drive it home, but i was practicaly driving sideways down the road. I pulled in a new subdivision ran around the car and looked at it i totally screwed it up. the wheel looks like this pshop of my car before it was painted...

It sheared the axel and i hope it didnt mess up to much more...does anyone know how much it may cost to fix it? I feel sick....
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Old 01-22-2005, 01:55 PM   #2
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Why did you potoshop your wheel like that? The car gods found out!

That really sucks...
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Old 01-22-2005, 04:16 PM   #3
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Just got some good news (better, not good) the guy i bought the car from (works at a bmw shop) said that he had a parts car that i could take all the stuff i needed off of, he looked at it and said that the trailing arm and somthing else was messed up, but if i put in the work and took it out of the parts car i could get it for 50$
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Old 01-22-2005, 05:05 PM   #4
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prepare to spend a lot, I hit a curb in my Volvo, I spent quite bit of money replacing all sorts of stuff relating to it.
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Old 01-22-2005, 10:16 PM   #5
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prepare to spend a lot, I hit a curb in my Volvo, I spent quite bit of money replacing all sorts of stuff relating to it.
he just said 50$ hahaha.
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Old 01-22-2005, 10:24 PM   #6
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^im hoping thats all i have to do..but then again, its going to be alot of work im guessing but o well..i guess it just means i have to drive my dads rx7 around =)
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Old 01-23-2005, 12:03 AM   #7
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$150 max to fix it. very easy to swap out the parts you need too.
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Old 01-23-2005, 03:55 AM   #8
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good luck man that sucks!
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Old 01-23-2005, 06:04 PM   #9
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sorry tro hear that man. that sux.
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Old 01-26-2005, 04:10 AM   #10
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bad luck man, it could happen to any of us any time when we"ve got our tail up
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