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ollie526
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Jun 3, 6:35pm - #191634 
My new Celica...and the drama it brings

So yesterday I picked up my new Celica from the dealer. My mother drove me there and then followed a few cars behind me back to my house. Halfway back we drove into a huge lightening/rain storm and I could barely see. Going off the exit ramp in my town I waited for my chance to go when I felt my car get hit from behind. I pulled into a parking lot but no one followed me. I called my mom but she didnt answer her cell. Turns out on the offramp a pickup couldnt stop, hit my moms car, which hit another car, which hit me! All I got was some License Plate screw marks in my bumper but it was not the way I wanted to start with my new car!

So today I think everything is fine and I let my sister (whose 17) borrow it to show her friends. Right after picking up her friend she gets pulled over for speeding, driving without a seatbelt, and having a passenger before the required 6 months! He followed her back to my house and took her license and MY registration. So right now I have a cop in my living room talking to my sister and my mom.

So yah, thats my experience with my new car. Looks sweet though. Lets hope the bad luck wont turn into a curse!

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Jun 3, 6:41pm - #191635 
Sorry to hear that sucks man!

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00GTShope
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Jun 3, 7:10pm - #191636 
ouch, that sucks man. Hope your mom's ok too. Guess her car is way worse than yours. thumbsdown

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Jun 3, 7:13pm - #191637 
damn that sucks thumbsdown

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LostAngel
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Jun 3, 7:14pm - #191638 
That really sucks. thumbsdown

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Jun 3, 7:15pm - #191639 
damn id rather just have gotten nice kick in the nuts instead...on another note is you sister cute spineyes


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d3m6nGTS03
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Jun 3, 7:27pm - #191640 
dang... hope that's the last of your troubles...

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Jun 3, 9:44pm - #191641 
after all that i would sell that death trap...

nah j/p that is a lot of stuff to go through tho. Are you in trouble cause of your sister? (the whole registration thing?)


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Jun 3, 9:48pm - #191642 
go to the casino rofl

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Jun 3, 9:53pm - #191643 
that sucks


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Jun 3, 10:04pm - #191644 
whoa shit, talk about bad luck. i wouldn't drive that car for a while

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Jun 3, 10:05pm - #191645 
damn man sorry to hear it, sounds about like my week with my car!


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Jun 3, 10:08pm - #191646 
thats horrible man im sorry

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Jun 3, 10:18pm - #191647 
#1 reason why you are the only one to drive your car. Sorry about the bump from behind though. Hope things get better!

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Jun 3, 10:20pm - #191648 
frown
Oh man what happened yesterday sucks!!! Sorry about your car... I wonder how is the damage in your mom's car... ohboy

But when I read about your sister I can't help it...
rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl

I never let anybody drives MY car... Just me!!! maybe my parentes... maybe... happywink

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Jun 3, 10:30pm - #191649 
that sucks cry

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Jun 3, 11:02pm - #191650 
ouch! frown

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Jun 3, 11:20pm - #191651 
rofl

That sux

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Jun 3, 11:46pm - #191652 
sorry to hear all of that crap that went down. Just remember, don't lend out your car unless your positive nothing bad will happen thumbsup


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Jun 4, 4:00am - #191653 
people can hit my car as long as they total it

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Jun 4, 4:29am - #191654 
Well theres one thing you can cheer about.. it couldn't have started any worse smile so smile it's not gonne get worse can only go better from now on smile

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Jun 4, 4:36am - #191655 
Bad news, dude. I can't make any claims for the 7th gen bumpers, but the 5th gen had very robust bumpers. I took several really good hits on my rear bumper and only had cosmetic damage. I would keep a low profile with the cops for awhile. Its bad news when the cops know your vehicle...

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Jun 4, 5:26am - #191656 
Thanks for the support. My moms car incredibly has absolutely no damage on the rear bumper despite the trucks front end being messed up (props to Camry's bumpers). Her front bumper and headlight need to be replaced. Although mine was pretty minor, it costs like $350 for it to be filled, sanded and painted-but thats ok cause the guy in the truck is paying. As far as my sister, we are ok because my mom knows the cop real well so she didnt get her license taken and I got my registration back. Thats a good thing because Im leaving now to meet my insurance guy to get it officially insured-wouldnt that have been awesome to have a cop run the plates and find that although its registered and my insurance guy knows of it, he hasnt even met with me yet to take pics and sign the papers! Whoa to this car. If anyone wants to feel my pain and say, help me pay for some mods then I'll gladly set up a paypal account that you can all donate too! thumbsup

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Jun 4, 6:10am - #191657 
sorry to hear about that..the first night i got my celi my mom got us lost on the way home from the dealership...i had to follow her and we got stuck on this huge highway...so it took us two hours to get home...so much for a new tank of gas..then a week later my friend got a speeding ticket in my car...

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Jun 4, 6:39am - #191658 
Originally Posted by 00GTShope
ouch, that sucks man. Hope your mom's ok too. Guess her car is way worse than yours. thumbsdown


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Jun 4, 8:13am - #191659 
frown

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Jun 4, 9:34am - #191660 
frown just start doing a lot of good things grin

o my your sister already speeding in a car that hasn't been broken in yet thumbsdown


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Jun 4, 11:30am - #191661 
I guess you a really nice older brother to lend YOUR car to your sister to show off the car for you thumbsdown WTF..The accident is just pure bad luck but with new car something will happen to it maybe this is yours.


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Jun 4, 12:32pm - #191662 
take the 350 the guy is paying, and buy a body kit (or atleast half a body kit) or a spoiler or an exhaust... come on just a little hole? someone fucked up my front bumper (besides me) and i dont care, im just waiting on money to get a new one, TRD or kam... from this site i have learned to cheat insurance companies... i cant wait till some truck drops something on my Hood, and i can use the money to buy a nice carbon fiber one

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Jun 4, 12:45pm - #191663 
wow sorry bout that situation..

heres my boy's weird story...he won 16 grand last year in atlantic city after gambling for a week...so he buys an RX7 cash...gets hit by an old lady at an intersection 3hours later..pissed as hell...brings it to the shop a day later and buys a body kit from VIS..its in the shop for two weeks...we pick it up..its fuckin beautiful!!!..later on that night, thieves decide to steal his older brother's jetskis on the front lawn, as they steal the jetskiis, they side swipe the freshly modded and painted RX7!! not even 5 hours comeing out of the shop!! haha...we call it the red devil...he traded it in for an expedition...we told him it was the devil incarnate!!

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Jun 4, 2:44pm - #191664 
Originally Posted by Angelica
sorry to hear about that..the first night i got my celi my mom got us lost on the way home from the dealership...i had to follow her and we got stuck on this huge highway...so it took us two hours to get home...so much for a new tank of gas..then a week later my friend got a speeding ticket in my car...


Heh, if I were you in a new celi, I would want to be lost on a highway for 7 hours spineyes wave


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ollie526
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Jun 4, 3:09pm - #191665 
xplodeloadz-I'd have to say his luck is even worse than mine. Believe me I already thought of using his $350 towards a kit. I mean they have to take off the bumper and repaint it anyway, mine as well have them repaint a new Kaminari bumper! I'll see what happens.

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Jun 4, 11:12pm - #191666 
Yeah, try to get a kit from him. $350 can get you half way to a nice looking kit.

As for the whole drama, think of it this way. That is all of the bad luck you will have with that car period. Just stop letting people drive your car.


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