Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Rate Thread
So i crashed my car... #128875 Mar 18, 8:25pm Mar 18, 8:25pm
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 1,367
Tacoma/Seattle, WA
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
10celica10 OP
Who's yo Daddy?
2000 Toyota Celica GT
10celica10 OP
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Who's yo Daddy?
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 1,367
Tacoma/Seattle, WA
So i crashed my car...
So im driving south on I5 takining the WA HW 16 exit. (where you could either take 38th street to goto the tacoma mall, or to the right towards TCC) i was to the right in the left lane.

The Black Corvette (if i ever find you angry ) Cut off the 1974 Beetle who then slammed on his brakes (its wet and rainyish lol wa weather) and i then slammed on my brakes barly hitting the beetle(around 15-20mph). right after i hit him the big red truck hit me (going 50mph). My bumper is broke to hell and i will probably need a right light. the rear is where its all fucked up, im gonna need a whole new rear bumper, Spoiler, and hatch. also my car makes funny sounds when i hit bumps in the road.

On the other hand i DIDNT put my WW front and Kam sides on, as i planned to today. so they arent fucked up! Maybe i can claim i had a TRD rear...

I think i have whiplash, and i have a big bruise on my hands?!? on top of that i got a $153 ticket for following too close, which is bs because i wasnt. the guy who hit me also got a ticket.

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128876 Mar 18, 8:28pm Mar 18, 8:28pm
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Evan
Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT
Evan
Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Damn, I know right where you're talking about.. traffic around there is always a cluster-fuck.

frown At least you're alright. The car can be fixed.


[Linked Image]
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128877 Mar 18, 8:29pm Mar 18, 8:29pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 371
near Philly, PA
2003 Spectra Mica Blue Toyota Celica
Heat
Member
2003 Toyota Celica
Heat
2003 Spectra Mica Blue Toyota Celica
Member
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 371
near Philly, PA
Brian...I am soo sorry to hear about this. frown At least you are mostly okay. You should probably go get yourself checked out though.

At least you didn't put your new mods on yet...so that was kinda good. Still bad that you wrecked.

Freaking vettes. thumbsdown

At least nobody was seriously injured. smile

Good luck with the repairs. wave


[Linked Image]
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128878 Mar 18, 8:30pm Mar 18, 8:30pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
NorwayGT
Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4
NorwayGT
Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
im sorry man. that sucks. are you gonna try to sue?


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: NorwayGT] #128879 Mar 18, 8:31pm Mar 18, 8:31pm
Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 336
Florida
jav8or
Member
2002 Toyota Celica
jav8or
Member
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 336
Florida
how much is it gonna cost to repair
that sux dude


8600 rpm killer!!!!!!
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: NorwayGT] #128880 Mar 18, 8:35pm Mar 18, 8:35pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
NorwayGT
Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4
NorwayGT
Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
im sorry man. that sucks. are you gonna try to sue?

if you are gonna sue, i can give you the name and number of a REALLY good lawyer


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128881 Mar 18, 8:36pm Mar 18, 8:36pm
Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 24
Texas
Krocdawg
Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT
Krocdawg
Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 24
Texas
sorry to hear man..
got pics?

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: NorwayGT] #128882 Mar 18, 8:39pm Mar 18, 8:39pm
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 1,367
Tacoma/Seattle, WA
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
10celica10 OP
Who's yo Daddy?
2000 Toyota Celica GT
10celica10 OP
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Who's yo Daddy?
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 1,367
Tacoma/Seattle, WA
Originally Posted by NorwayGT

im sorry man. that sucks. are you gonna try to sue?


LOL, im goin to the doctor again tomorrow at 10:30, im not sueing the guy in the truck, he has two kids, and the guy in the beetle i hate, i barely hit him, and hes complaining about whiplash, hes gonna probably sue me...thats ok, my moms best friend is a Great Lawyer, we will win...if it goes to that. im on some drugs rite now, Viccodine! but yea im just gonna take it easy. thanks for caring guys and Heather!

Whats the lawyers name?
I dont have pics..yet.

Also How much do you think this will cost to repair??

Does anybody have these parts for sale?

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128883 Mar 18, 8:40pm Mar 18, 8:40pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
NorwayGT
Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4
NorwayGT
Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
Originally Posted by 10celica10
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
im sorry man. that sucks. are you gonna try to sue?


LOL, im goin to the doctor again tomorrow at 10:30, im not sueing the guy in the truck, he has two kids, and the guy in the beetle i hate, i barely hit him, and hes complaining about whiplash, hes gonna probably sue me...thats ok, my moms best friend is a Great Lawyer, we will win...if it goes to that. im on some drugs rite now, Viccodine! but yea im just gonna take it easy. thanks for caring guys and Heather!

thats good that you arnt going to sue the guy in the truck thumbsup


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128884 Mar 18, 9:04pm Mar 18, 9:04pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 161
LongBeach
csulbkid
Member
2001 Toyota Celica GT
csulbkid
Member
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 161
LongBeach
just know that the final cost of everything will probably be a lot more then your first guestimate.
(i had an accident too)

things that you dont even think about break and need to be replaced. some parts are hella expensive for what they are . . .


Controlled Inertia
www.karnagemotorsports.com
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: Heat] #128885 Mar 18, 9:10pm Mar 18, 9:10pm
Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 1,619
Pennsylvania
L
LostAngel
Specialist
LostAngel
L
Specialist

Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 1,619
Pennsylvania
Originally Posted by Heat
Brian...I am soo sorry to hear about this. frown At least you are mostly okay. You should probably go get yourself checked out though.

At least you didn't put your new mods on yet...so that was kinda good. Still bad that you wrecked.

Freaking vettes. thumbsdown

At least nobody was seriously injured. smile

Good luck with the repairs. wave

Yeah, Im really sorry too man, good luck!

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128886 Mar 18, 9:27pm Mar 18, 9:27pm
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 926
San Antonio, TX
2002 Red Toyota Celica GT
se7enmodgt20
Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT
se7enmodgt20
2002 Red Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 926
San Antonio, TX
sorry to hear about it..at least your ok...

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128887 Mar 18, 9:33pm Mar 18, 9:33pm
Joined: May 2003
Posts: 2,454
B.C. Coquitlam
2003 Silver Toyota Celica
Elec-FuYu
Specialist
2003 Toyota Celica
Elec-FuYu
2003 Silver Toyota Celica
Specialist
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 2,454
B.C. Coquitlam
frown frown


I am a HID Maniac!!
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128888 Mar 18, 9:43pm Mar 18, 9:43pm
Joined: May 2003
Posts: 203
Newtown/PA
2000 Silver Toyota Celica
Mike00
Member
2000 Toyota Celica
Mike00
2000 Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 203
Newtown/PA
I don't know about where you live but here it doesn't matter why the person in front of you stopped if you hit them from behind you were following to close and you get slapepd with a ticket.

I've never heard of anybody getting out of it.

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: Mike00] #128889 Mar 18, 9:45pm Mar 18, 9:45pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 371
near Philly, PA
2003 Spectra Mica Blue Toyota Celica
Heat
Member
2003 Toyota Celica
Heat
2003 Spectra Mica Blue Toyota Celica
Member
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 371
near Philly, PA
Originally Posted by Mike00
I don't know about where you live but here it doesn't matter why the person in front of you stopped if you hit them from behind you were following to close and you get slapepd with a ticket.

I've never heard of anybody getting out of it.


There was one time that a friend of mine pulled out in front of somebody and got rear-ended. He got a fine for "disrupting the flow of traffic" but yeah...most of the time the person who did the rear-ending gets in trouble. thumbsdown


[Linked Image]
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: Heat] #128890 Mar 18, 9:55pm Mar 18, 9:55pm
Joined: May 2003
Posts: 203
Newtown/PA
2000 Silver Toyota Celica
Mike00
Member
2000 Toyota Celica
Mike00
2000 Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 203
Newtown/PA
Well true I got slightly rear ended because of oil on theroad and nobody got a ticket and we both had to deal wit hthe damage.

I had minor scratches no big deal. I wasn't mad though because I had just lossed control myself in the middle of turn and almost went head on into the firebird in the other lane. Idiot was beeping at me and at last second finnalyl got as far over as he could. GUy behind me loss control to we get out and the road was coveredi n oil. Was glad to know I wouldnt of got in trouble if I had hit that guy head on.

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: Heat] #128891 Mar 18, 10:31pm Mar 18, 10:31pm
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,572
Chino Hills, CA
DaBigTickett
Rip the Jacker
2002 Toyota Celica GT
DaBigTickett
Rip the Jacker
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,572
Chino Hills, CA
Originally Posted by Heat
Brian...I am soo sorry to hear about this. frown At least you are mostly okay. You should probably go get yourself checked out though.

At least you didn't put your new mods on yet...so that was kinda good. Still bad that you wrecked.

Freaking vettes. thumbsdown

At least nobody was seriously injured. smile

Good luck with the repairs. wave

Yeah bro, well said Heather. Dman that sux i was shocked wen i saw the title of this thread, hoped it wasn't true but unfortunately it isnt, sorry man. cry

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: csulbkid] #128892 Mar 18, 10:40pm Mar 18, 10:40pm
Joined: May 2002
Posts: 3,294
Riverside, CA
2001 Spectra Blue Mica Toyota Celica GTS
Steven
ECelica Staff
2001 Toyota Celica GTS
Steven
2001 Spectra Blue Mica Toyota Celica GTS
ECelica Staff
2001 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: May 2002
Posts: 3,294
Riverside, CA
Sorry to hear that man. I can't stress how important it is to keep a safe distance away from the car in front of you. I know it's easier said than done. I also can't stress how important it is to have a good set of brake pads. If I didn't have ABS, I would have had a real bad accident.

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: Steven] #128893 Mar 18, 10:51pm Mar 18, 10:51pm
Joined: May 2003
Posts: 5,346
LA
S
spaztikid
dikitzaps
1974 Toyota Celica
spaztikid
S
dikitzaps
1974 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 5,346
LA
damn bro... sorry to hear about that...

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128894 Mar 19, 1:15am Mar 19, 1:15am
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,873
Washington
cycocelica
daman
2000 Toyota Celica GT
cycocelica
daman
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,873
Washington
shit, sorry to hear about that. i think i know where you are talking about and it can be real bitch there! hope all is well, glad you are ok

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: DaBigTickett] #128895 Mar 19, 1:33am Mar 19, 1:33am
Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,578
Chicago, IL
xmangt1
4 All U Haterz!
2000 Toyota Celica GT
xmangt1
4 All U Haterz!
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,578
Chicago, IL
Originally Posted by DaBigTickett
Originally Posted by Heat
Brian...I am soo sorry to hear about this. frown At least you are mostly okay. You should probably go get yourself checked out though.

At least you didn't put your new mods on yet...so that was kinda good. Still bad that you wrecked.

Freaking vettes. thumbsdown

At least nobody was seriously injured. smile

Good luck with the repairs. wave

Yeah bro, well said Heather. Dman that sux i was shocked wen i saw the title of this thread, hoped it wasn't true but unfortunately it isnt, sorry man. cry
Damn man Brian I'm sorry homie frown That fukin vette should've got chased down. I hate idiots like that man. Do you think the rear can be replaced to new standards? How bad was the damage to the front? Man dude I'm sure you're happy that U didn't get the new kit on like you were telling me earlier! Hey 1st things first, make sure the Doc tells U you're OK. Worry about the insurance deductable later. Man if I was there I'd scoop U up then look for this Vette fool. We're wit ya angry

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128896 Mar 19, 7:10am Mar 19, 7:10am
Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 10,123
Milford, NJ
VSGTS14
05 WRB
2005 Subaru WRX STi
VSGTS14
05 WRB
2005 Subaru WRX STi

Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 10,123
Milford, NJ
ah sorry to hear frown


SUBARU TECNICA INTERNATIONAL
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128897 Mar 19, 9:32am Mar 19, 9:32am
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 147
NNK- VIRGINIA
gtstrdstyle
Member
2001 Toyota Celica
gtstrdstyle
Member
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 147
NNK- VIRGINIA
Damn Im sorry man, thats aweful.. I hope you get it fixed soon!!! frown


-->I NEED it in my life, I WANT it in my life, come PUT it in my life, ima KEEP it in my life...<--
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128898 Mar 19, 9:37am Mar 19, 9:37am
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 2,373
ATL GA
AZZKIKR
SHO - NUFF
2003 Toyota Celica GT
AZZKIKR
SHO - NUFF
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 2,373
ATL GA
ouch dude...glad you're okay (for the most part)...I work in a law firm, and we deal with that kind of stuff everyday...sorry to hear about your car too...and BTW...if you do decide to sue you'll go after his insurance carrier, not him (your mom's friend can elaborate on that)...at worst what will happen is they'll cancel his insurance on him...that's what we pay our insurance for..so you might want to re think things...just my 2 cents

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128899 Mar 19, 9:40am Mar 19, 9:40am
Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 2,217
San Leandro/Davis, CA
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica GT
ToiletPaper
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica GT
ToiletPaper
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica GT
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 2,217
San Leandro/Davis, CA
dang. good luck with everything man.

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128900 Mar 19, 9:58am Mar 19, 9:58am
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 3,038
Alexandria, VA
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
Clos
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica
Clos
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 3,038
Alexandria, VA
wtf did the corvette got nothing shit if i was you i would of beat the shit out of him fuck that shit

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128901 Mar 19, 10:15am Mar 19, 10:15am
Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 610
South Sweden
Spread Eagle
Senior Member
Spread Eagle
Senior Member

Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 610
South Sweden
Sorry to hear that bro. Hope everything can be restored again.



Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128902 Mar 20, 1:31am Mar 20, 1:31am
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 1,367
Tacoma/Seattle, WA
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
10celica10 OP
Who's yo Daddy?
2000 Toyota Celica GT
10celica10 OP
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Who's yo Daddy?
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 1,367
Tacoma/Seattle, WA
Update..
Car is in the shop should be out on friday or saturday..The cost comes to $7,062, thats some crazy shit. i didnt think it would be that much, but maybe they charged me for the action package front:). i tried to get them to quote me a Rear Valence and they werent too happy. But i did get the 2003 Trunk Garnish!! I had the choice to either get a hatch with A spoiler or no spoiler, it was a very tough decision and i chose to go with the spoiler because im getten Carbon_blues custom one...
well we will see her when shes done!
Im saposed to take 5 days off of work, but i need money!

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128903 Mar 20, 8:50am Mar 20, 8:50am
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Evan
Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT
Evan
Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Woohoo, the car's gettin' fixed. I'll have to see it when it's done..

Hey, since they're letting you get the 2003 trunk handle, what about the '03 lights???


[Linked Image]
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: Evan] #128904 Mar 20, 1:32pm Mar 20, 1:32pm
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 1,367
Tacoma/Seattle, WA
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
10celica10 OP
Who's yo Daddy?
2000 Toyota Celica GT
10celica10 OP
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Who's yo Daddy?
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 1,367
Tacoma/Seattle, WA
Originally Posted by Evan
Woohoo, the car's gettin' fixed. I'll have to see it when it's done..

Hey, since they're letting you get the 2003 trunk handle, what about the '03 lights???


I forgot to ask!!!! dammit. i hope i get them, they may do it!! Why didnt you remind me? geez. Ill find out on Friday or saturday i geuss.!

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128905 Mar 20, 1:36pm Mar 20, 1:36pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,371
New Orleans, LA
Speed4TheNeed
Caleb
2000 Toyota Celica
Speed4TheNeed
Caleb
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,371
New Orleans, LA
it's always like that...even if someone hit you and forced you into another vehicle you'll get ticketed for 'following to close' because supposedly your supposed to have enough distance between the two cars to prevent hitting the car in front of you rofl rofl

glad your ok for the most part though, hope you don't feel too sore for long. DON'T tell them what you didn't have on, that's just wrong and if they prove otherwise you can be sued (they'll take pics of your damaged parts anyway, so it would be pointless to try).

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128906 Mar 20, 1:39pm Mar 20, 1:39pm
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 343
South Bend, Indiana
Sik_Wit_It
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT
Sik_Wit_It
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 343
South Bend, Indiana
that sucks


[Linked Image]
Honda's are like the special Olympics, even if you win you're still retarded.
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128907 Mar 20, 9:36pm Mar 20, 9:36pm
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Evan
Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT
Evan
Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Originally Posted by 10celica10
Originally Posted by Evan
Woohoo, the car's gettin' fixed. I'll have to see it when it's done..

Hey, since they're letting you get the 2003 trunk handle, what about the '03 lights???


I forgot to ask!!!! dammit. i hope i get them, they may do it!! Why didnt you remind me? geez. Ill find out on Friday or saturday i geuss.!


Yeah, get the '03 tails! thumbsup

And did you remember to salvage your s2000 antenna? laughsilly


[Linked Image]
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128908 Mar 21, 7:01pm Mar 21, 7:01pm
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 306
New Hampshire
round2gts
Member
2000 Toyota Celica
round2gts
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 306
New Hampshire
welcome to the club. i totaled my car and got a ticket for it too. it was my first celica. yea if i were you i would tke it to court on the ticket with a lawer. i won in court with out one but that is because i got really lucky and she didn't see my prior convictions. good luck to ya because it sucks not haveing a car.


[Linked Image]
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128909 Mar 22, 2:36am Mar 22, 2:36am
Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,578
Chicago, IL
xmangt1
4 All U Haterz!
2000 Toyota Celica GT
xmangt1
4 All U Haterz!
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,578
Chicago, IL
Keep us posted!

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: xmangt1] #128910 Mar 22, 7:55am Mar 22, 7:55am
Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 1,261
1228 celica blvd
2000 arrest me red Toyota Celica GT
rem
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica GT
rem
2000 arrest me red Toyota Celica GT
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 1,261
1228 celica blvd
damn.. hope it gets fixed soon,

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128911 Mar 22, 9:43pm Mar 22, 9:43pm
Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 1,408
Englewood, CO
CelicaRacer05
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica GT
CelicaRacer05
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 1,408
Englewood, CO
i dont know how police can write citiations like following too close, if they werent there to see if, if it was wet and the guy infront of you stopped, and you couldnt stop off course your going to slide and hit him... they should recreate it and see if they would have slid into the car infront of them... if not then they can write the ticket, if they do slide and hit something, then they can take a look at what happend... 153 isnt much, but you should take it to court, you dont even need a lawer, just state your case and say what happend... even include the part about the vette... and show your bruses, and bring pictures of your front... (if its not fucked up too bad) or the VW's rear to show, that when you were hit... you were already stopped right behind the vw because you slid...and not because you had stopped 5 feet from the bug then was hit by the truck and rammed into the vw... if you got the insurance info from the vw, i bet he wouldnt mind you taking pictures of his "rear" for a court case...

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: CelicaRacer05] #128912 Mar 22, 10:00pm Mar 22, 10:00pm
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Evan
Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT
Evan
Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05

i dont know how police can write citiations like following too close, if they werent there to see if, if it was wet and the guy infront of you stopped, and you couldnt stop off course your going to slide and hit him... they should recreate it and see if they would have slid into the car infront of them... if not then they can write the ticket, if they do slide and hit something, then they can take a look at what happend... 153 isnt much, but you should take it to court, you dont even need a lawer, just state your case and say what happend... even include the part about the vette... and show your bruses, and bring pictures of your front... (if its not fucked up too bad) or the VW's rear to show, that when you were hit... you were already stopped right behind the vw because you slid...and not because you had stopped 5 feet from the bug then was hit by the truck and rammed into the vw... if you got the insurance info from the vw, i bet he wouldnt mind you taking pictures of his "rear" for a court case...


Easy, because if you were following at a safe distance [they would argue], you'd have plenty of time to stop, even if the person in front of you slammed on his brakes.

Remember from driver's ed.: one car length for every 10 miles an hour..

that means, at 70, you should be following AT LEAST 7 car lengths behind the person in front of you.

It may not be practical, but that's how it goes idunno


[Linked Image]
Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: Evan] #128913 Mar 22, 11:49pm Mar 22, 11:49pm
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 1,367
Tacoma/Seattle, WA
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
10celica10 OP
Who's yo Daddy?
2000 Toyota Celica GT
10celica10 OP
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Who's yo Daddy?
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 1,367
Tacoma/Seattle, WA
Originally Posted by Evan
Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05
i dont know how police can write citiations like following too close, if they werent there to see if, if it was wet and the guy infront of you stopped, and you couldnt stop off course your going to slide and hit him... they should recreate it and see if they would have slid into the car infront of them... if not then they can write the ticket, if they do slide and hit something, then they can take a look at what happend... 153 isnt much, but you should take it to court, you dont even need a lawer, just state your case and say what happend... even include the part about the vette... and show your bruses, and bring pictures of your front... (if its not fucked up too bad) or the VW's rear to show, that when you were hit... you were already stopped right behind the vw because you slid...and not because you had stopped 5 feet from the bug then was hit by the truck and rammed into the vw... if you got the insurance info from the vw, i bet he wouldnt mind you taking pictures of his "rear" for a court case...


Easy, because if you were following at a safe distance [they would argue], you'd have plenty of time to stop, even if the person in front of you slammed on his brakes.

Remember from driver's ed.: one car length for every 10 miles an hour..

that means, at 70, you should be following AT LEAST 7 car lengths behind the person in front of you.

It may not be practical, but that's how it goes idunno



True about that rule, the funny thing is though i was goin 20 in a 40 and i was about 2 cars lengths away from the VW. im not gonna get a lawyer or anything and im going to court pretty soon! good idea about the VW and pics tho!

Re: So i crashed my car... [Re: 10celica10] #128914 Mar 23, 11:50am Mar 23, 11:50am
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Evan
Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT
Evan
Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
^ Definitely go to court. You have nothing to lose.


[Linked Image]
Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
metalliceli
metalliceli
2003 Toyota Celica GT
Paso Robles, Ca

Posts: 33
Joined: November 2003
Show All Member Profiles 
Recent Topics
stock radio hardware
by 97celica. 12/12/2017 12:12 PM
FS: 2000 Toyota Celica for sale Los Angeles area
by LaRN. 12/10/2017 9:52 AM
Toyota Celica Upgrades
by FlawlessGamerYT. 12/09/2017 11:06 AM
Why did my tachometer stop working
by NinjaMasterShaw. 12/08/2017 6:20 AM
Gauge cluster board aftermarket
by NinjaMasterShaw. 12/07/2017 5:06 PM
How would I go about giving my steering wheel a facelift
by NinjaMasterShaw. 12/06/2017 2:22 PM
Hard to press cluch pedal?
by Arve2afm. 12/05/2017 6:40 AM
Hello! New Member here :)
by Kizmo_JW. 11/29/2017 2:30 PM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20171122)