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Old 02-05-2005, 02:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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ok, yesterday i got in my first accident, i am 17and all but one of my buddies have gotten in one. That's not to say its ok, but it makes it sound a little better.

ok, I am getting off of 522 to go to school in the morning and there is a round-a-bout after the off ramp. So i go and yield to the other cars (its suprising that so many people think the 'yield' sign means 'STOP MOTHER FUCKER'). Anyway, i see and opening and begin to creep forward when some guy is going too fast in the round-a-bout that i would have hit him if i continued, so I stop and yield again. all of a sudden BAM-MOTHA-FUCKA! I GET REAR ENDED! at first i didnt know what hit me, except that it hit pretty fuckin hard. I look back and see a guy that goes to my school (nice kid) looking at me with his jaw dropped . I know where he's goin so i slowly go into the round-a-bout, looking back to make sure I didnt leave my bumper behind me and then we meet at school and duke it out. jk. I actually have a rep. for having a temper and people think I love this car more than anything/anyone else so all my buddies come running out to see my reaction. I handled it very well though. Just lucky no one got hurt. The nice thing was I got more hugs that day than I ever got in my life. ok... now the pics...

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Old 02-05-2005, 03:07 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I don't think they'll total your car homie...
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Oww, that's sad dude.... It's always important to set the head rest on the right height because your neck can hurt badly with those kind of accidents!
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ya dutch, i came to weight lifting after i worked it out with the kid and my coach wouldn't let me lift, and I didn't even realize at first that I might be injured. I got a couple head aches but aside from that I feel ok, we will see what the next couple days bring though.
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that sux.........that repair is going to be costly......hopefully that guy had insur
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damn dude, that really sucks. Looks like he was going pretty quick. Hopefully you won't have any costs for repairs.
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gee, you think you can re-use that right taillight? a bunch of tape would make it look like new
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did you get a police report, did you cal;l the kid's inssurance... how you handeling this?
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your from snohomish? sweet. what part?
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Yes the kid has insurance, I got all of his information. No, I did not involve the police. We are going to get an apprasal on Monday at a Body Shop down in Bellevue, then we are going to give them the option of paying or letting their insurance cover it. I wish i would have seen him coming, then I could tell you how fast he was going. e36_m3_turbo I live off of 522 in a neighborhood off of Echo Lake Road.

"IF" me car is totalled. How much can I expect to get from the insurance agency?
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Sorry Dude I feel your pain...remember when that Bus collided with my car last december...

Well, it looks like you'll need a new bumper, trunk cover, right side rear panel (more $$$ for 2 door E36), New Left light, new bumper trim, plus interior damage (if any) and paint and labor....
I'm guessing $2000-$2500....

but i'm curious to know what they estimate...please keep us up to date.
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Yes the kid has insurance, I got all of his information. No, I did not involve the police. We are going to get an apprasal on Monday at a Body Shop down in Bellevue, then we are going to give them the option of paying or letting their insurance cover it. I wish i would have seen him coming, then I could tell you how fast he was going. e36_m3_turbo I live off of 522 in a neighborhood off of Echo Lake Road.

"IF" me car is totalled. How much can I expect to get from the insurance agency?
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that sucks dude....nice car though..othe then the dents and shit.
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thanks for all the lucks guys. I head down to the body shop on monday, I'll keep you posted.
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