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Old 05-13-2013, 02:40 PM   #1
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So, after the posts I've seen of people having their cars totaled, I joined the club. I was driving home from work yesterday when a drunk driver ran a red light and smashed my front end in. My light had just turned green, and as i got halfway through the intersection, a sedan appeared out of no where coming from my left, perpendicular to my lane, and hit the front of my car. Airbags deployed, frames bent, etc. My brothers a mechanic and says hes pretty sure its done. I'm fine, no damages to myself which i am truly grateful for; only thing on my mind was how I'd break the news to the parents, as it was mothers day.
So, my baby's ruined... Others would just say, oh its a car, i can get another, insurance will cover it. but this is my first car; my pride and joy, ive put 2 years of parts, detailing, and love into this machine; its crazy how it can be taken away in the split of a second.
I guess its time to think positive and consider a new car; I can't afford a gt, but i may go with the 2011+v6. We'll just see what I can get back on the car from insurance.
You'd never expect it to happen to you. Theres a lot of stupid drivers out there. Take extra care out there guys and gals, you never know when you'll be in the wrong place at the wrong time.













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Old 05-13-2013, 02:49 PM   #2
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Dang..... That SUCKS! Did you get out and beat the shat out of the guy that hit you? You're right, it only takes a second and it could be all gone in a flash. Thats good that you're not hurt.
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Sorry for your loss Jay. Glad your ok but keep your head up everything happens for a reason. Maybe your next pride and joy is just waiting for you to pick it up. Good luck man and sorry bro.
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Dang..... That SUCKS! Did you get out and beat the shat out of the guy that hit you? You're right, it only takes a second and it could be all gone in a flash. Thats good that you're not hurt.
haha well he drove off. they found him at the gas station down the road
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Nice so not only will they get him on a DUI but also a Hit And Run. That's going to be some serious jail time for that. Should take out a lawsuit on him for the hit and run that might get you that GT.

Sorry to see such a beautiful Mustang taken out by a drunk.

Just as a suggestion I would take everything off the car that you installed and sell them.
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sorry about your pride and joy, but glad you were not injured.
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Nice so not only will they get him on a DUI but also a Hit And Run. That's going to be some serious jail time for that. Should take out a lawsuit on him for the hit and run that might get you that GT.

Sorry to see such a beautiful Mustang taken out by a drunk.

Just as a suggestion I would take everything off the car that you installed and sell them.
Yeah ive been considering lawsuit but I almost don't wanna deal with the hassle. Ill see what i can do though.
I'll be going and grabbing everything, intake, decklidpanel, etc.
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I agree you should definitely get a lawyer they will also squeeze out every penny from insurance for you
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That sucks!
the New V6's are really nice!
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The 11+ v6's are very impressive and can be had very reasonably priced. Good luck.
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