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emily.todd

Rearended ='[

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So today i was at dennys with my friend when i was pulling out of the parking lot and wala i get rearended. its bad but not to bad. took it to the body shop straight after and they are giving me a quote on how much it will cost to get it fixed. i didnt get names or insurance things because i thought my car was fine because it was covered with snow but when i got home it was so fine...

here are some pics =[

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Oh NOEZ!!!!! BIG mistake... you take ALL the info of the peeps involved just in case!!! I hope the BS doesn't charge you too much...

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That really sucks...but at least its not too bad. Looks like it might just be the cover. You can probably find primered ones for a good price.

Time for a bodykit....lol.

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Douchebags, I hate em.

That should cost you 450 if you have to pay out of pocket, anything more and it's a rip off.

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yeah i am sorta beside myself at this point =[

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450 ... might as well go for a nice bodykit. Why go back to the usual... :welcome:

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450 ... might as well go for a nice bodykit. Why go back to the usual... :welcome:

i like plain =] and stock

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450 ... might as well go for a nice bodykit. Why go back to the usual... :welcome:

Ack, no.

95% of the kits out there for the GA are ricey as all hell, fit and finish is terrible, and most insurance companies won't bother.

When getting parts Emily, settle for nothing less than OEM parts, aftermarket bumpers fit terrible on our GA's.

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sc/t kit is basically stock!

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' date='Feb 9 2010, 12:01 PM' post='9882']

Ack, no.

95% of the kits out there for the GA are ricey as all hell, fit and finish is terrible, and most insurance companies won't bother.

When getting parts Emily, settle for nothing less than OEM parts, aftermarket bumpers fit terrible on our GA's.

i am like so sick to my stomach right now and i am soooo upset =[ i will be better at looking at parts and stuff tomorrow =[

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sc/t kit is basically stock!

This.

I plan on going SC/T if I ever get a good deal on a black 4 door kit.

Emily, do some searches on the SC/T kit, it's a lip kit that uses the existing GT body panels.

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Don't sweat it these things happen (why their called accidents :welcome: ) and although it was a hard lesson to learn, you did learn to take their name, insurance and what not down now. Least its only the bumper and should be only cosmetic damage. Hope you can find a good price for the new bumper!

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The reason I suggested to get a bodykit is because thats what some people wait for. Its the perfect opportunity. Thats what 1BADG6GT did, and now he has one sweet lookin g6.

But as suggested get something more subtle like that lip kit... :welcome:

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yeah i should be alright i think its pretty much just cracked not a hole biggy but still upsetting =[

and yes ringo very good lessons learned here =]

will yall send me some links on this shit cuz i have no idea what yall are talking about i know what the sc/t kit is but thats about it

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thats just terrible. i would've still gotten their info just in case. glad its not too bad. you should just find another oem bumper, paint it and all it a day.

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Here's the concept SC/T:

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and some other SC/T'd GA's.

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sorry to here about the bumper. :welcome: Im kinda surprised you didn't look closer when it happened but live and learn.

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i did look hard but i didnt see anything and i was sooo shooken up when it happend i was just really scared =[

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at least it wasnt this

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OR This

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sorry to see this happen to a car that you love so much... are you feeling ok? whiplash?

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yeah sorry jake that would suck..i guess mine really isnt that bad =/

and tupps i am okay just a bit upset =/

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could have been worse

Glad you are ok

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Too bad ya don't live by me Em, I called my body guy, he coulda got me an OEM bumper, with paint, $330.

You have the same color my friend's SE coupe is, so I knew the color code off hand.

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could have been worse

Glad you are ok

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Accident happen the car is always fixable/replaceable. It sucks but the better thing is your not hurt or anything.

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' date='Feb 9 2010, 01:42 PM' post='9938']

Too bad ya don't live by me Em, I called my body guy, he coulda got me an OEM bumper, with paint, $330.

You have the same color my friend's SE coupe is, so I knew the color code off hand.

daannnngg!!

thats almost driving for! i am going to see what they quote me for and if its to high i may be going to ny earlier then i thought for albany..

X2

Accident happen the car is always fixable/replaceable. It sucks but the better thing is your not hurt or anything.

yeah but i did get hurt,,my hearts hurt because my baby is hurt =[

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