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norton, ks
Jan 16, 10:47am - #375787 
NO MORE CELICA

i got a greeaaat story for ya. last night, i was goin out to my car to go pick up my gurl, and i see smoke comin outta the engine. now at first i figured maybe it was overheating, but i hadnt pushed it hard at all that day, so i was poppin the Hood to see what the deal was, then fire starts shootin outta the Hood scoop. i ran in the house and was screamin about my car bein on fire, but everyone thought i was full of shit so no one helped. i poured some water on it, but that only made it worse, so i figured fuck it, its gone. fire went thru the fuel lines and got in the oil, then bam... fuckin blew to hell. fire went right thru the firewall and mest up most of the shit on the inside. ill try to get some pics in the next couple days n post em. were not sure how the fire started, but they think it was the electrical system so confused now i gotta call the insurance and make sure they got it filed and everything, because i havnt even had the car a month and they were still tryin to process it, so i gotta hope to god they did. HOPE EVERYONE ELSES CARS DO BETTER!!


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Jan 16, 10:49am - #375788 
thumbsdown eek DAMMMM that sucks


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Jan 16, 10:50am - #375789 
as long as you called them and reported everything you had on your car started your policy you're good. sucks to hear about that though, maybe you can find another quick and start moding again.

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Jan 16, 10:51am - #375790 
yea i hope so, i had some good memories goin in that thing haha. but yea i really hope i can find another one if i dont get fuct on the insurance. i told em tuesday to start it so it should be good i hope to GOD!


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Jan 16, 11:11am - #375791 
wow, dont worry insurance should cover it. at least your ok.

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Jan 16, 11:17am - #375792 
holly shit man did you have nos in it or something eek

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Jan 16, 1:51pm - #375793 
wow, after 1 month it did that??? thats kinda odd.


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Jan 16, 1:59pm - #375794 
d000de!! oomg!! freakin celica blowing up?!?! how in the heLL?? eek eek

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Jan 16, 2:24pm - #375795 
Sorry to hear that. And i thought my luck was bad.


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Jan 16, 2:27pm - #375796 
that sucks

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Jan 16, 2:28pm - #375797 
its cool everyone, god hates me haha... yea the fire got into the gas lines and it didnt like EXPLODE but it blew the Hood off, Hood looked like a fuckin taco shell. hopefully my next celica wont have that kinda luck wink


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Jan 16, 2:47pm - #375798 
I'll have to see pix to believe it. wtf

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Jan 16, 2:50pm - #375799 
yea ill try to get some either 2morrow or tuesday and show you guys.


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Jan 16, 3:07pm - #375800 
that sucks thumbsdown

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Jan 16, 4:56pm - #375801 
Actually god does love you. wink
Otherwise, you would have been fried trying to pop the Hood on burning car.
That's a big no no. nono
Any way, sorry for the car. frown


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Jan 16, 5:10pm - #375802 
eek glad ur ok !

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Jan 16, 5:41pm - #375803 
Man, what a bummer. Sorry to hear about it.


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Jan 16, 5:44pm - #375804 
Fire outta the Hood scoop, that's definitely something to see! Anyhow, sorry to hear man!

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Jan 16, 6:26pm - #375805 
ha yea, i kinda wish ida got some pics of it when the fire was shootin out, looked perty wicked, but at the time i was jus like HOLY SHIT NOOOO!


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Jan 16, 8:24pm - #375806 
damn that sux bro..that's so f*cking crazy..good thing you're ok and not in the car while that happen or while u're driving..i can't believe nooone believe you when you told them ur car is on fire..shit talking about crying wolf...did you do anything to ur car that might have cause it?? like electrical stuff for stereo...


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Jan 16, 8:44pm - #375807 
pp


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Jan 16, 9:06pm - #375808 
this is a must see. get those pics here quick!


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Jan 16, 9:07pm - #375809 
dam dude, of all the things that could've happen, it jus had to be a celica blowing up, thats sucks, but all that really matters is that your ok. and any who sorry to hear about the celica


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Jan 16, 9:24pm - #375810 
That sucks. Sorry man. thumbsdown

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Jan 16, 10:28pm - #375811 
so if my insurance does cover that shit, and they total it... how much would i be gettin from em? because im hopin i get enuff to pay off the 3500 dollar loan i owe then get another celica i found thats 10,000 with a shit ton of mods. http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayIS...954265&rd=1


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Jan 16, 10:33pm - #375812 
dont buy a car thats modded...

9/10 times it has had the shit driven out of it...

buy a celi from a retired person.

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Jan 16, 10:36pm - #375813 
yea thas prolly true... he CLAIMS he babied the shit out of it so i dunno. its just hard as hell to find one out here!! fuckin hickass kansass angry


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Jan 16, 10:58pm - #375814 
Quote:
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Jan 16, 11:09pm - #375815 
ahhh yes thanx man grin


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Jan 17, 7:55am - #375816 
i gotta see pics to believe it as well.. i can't believe that, glad you're ok tho!! sorry about the car

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Jan 17, 9:18am - #375817 
Thats somethin you would think would happen in the fast and furious or somethin, not in real life! eek Sucks man, sorry to hear. Good luck with fixing things

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Jan 17, 12:15pm - #375818 
this fuckin sux, the insurance companys closed today for martin luther king day angry stupd fuckers, so i gotta wait yet another day to find out if theyre insuring me or not. im gonna go fuckin nuts man


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Jan 18, 8:16am - #375819 
Are you getting that new 2005 CELICA! Now. Hope you get it replaced
dude! thumbsup...i'm still waiting on mines! cry


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Jan 18, 9:16am - #375820 
...yeah glad ur doin coo...glad to hear ur still staying w/ da celi...goood job!!!!!!...carful next time thumbsup


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Jan 18, 2:23pm - #375821 
God thats unbelievable...I wouldve crapped my pants then like cried hysterically reaching to the sky screaming WHYYYYYYYY!!?? lol

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Jan 18, 4:12pm - #375822 
haha i felt like it, but i had all dem gurls around so i had to be a tuff guy rofl what year and model you guys think i should get? im prolly gonna get another 2000, i jus dunno if i should get the GT or GTS


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Jan 18, 4:19pm - #375823 
don't buy a 2000 gts. buy an '03 or later model if you plan on getting a gts.

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Jan 18, 4:34pm - #375824 
^^^^^^I think YOU GOT THAT turned around. You want to get an '00-'01 because of the fuel cut off is at 8350.

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Jan 18, 4:44pm - #375825 
Originally Posted by xTc_celica
its cool everyone, god hates me haha... yea the fire got into the gas lines and it didnt like EXPLODE but it blew the Hood off, Hood looked like a fuckin taco shell. hopefully my next celica wont have that kinda luck wink


damn, after an experience like that, most people wouldn't buy the same car again, but it is a toyota. That's fucking wierd, you're lucky to not have gotten burned...Post pics

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Jan 18, 5:01pm - #375826 
yea soon as i can get a dig cam ill get some taken. all i got are ones on my cell phone so theyre not the greatest. but one im lookin at is a 2000 gt and its got quite a few mods on it, only a few to the engine but its nice. it is on ebay so confused you guys will have to tell me what ya think aboot it. grin http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayIS...954265&rd=1


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Jan 18, 5:22pm - #375827 
Bummer. I've been hearing too many bad things about Celicas lately.

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Jan 18, 5:27pm - #375828 
i wanna get a damn Lancer man, thas my dream car for some reazon grin but id never find one around here, id prolly have to look on ebay or somethin confused


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Jan 18, 7:16pm - #375829 
Was your electrical to your amps fused at the battery?

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Jan 18, 7:30pm - #375830 
Originally Posted by xTc_celica
i wanna get a damn Lancer man, thas my dream car for some reazon grin but id never find one around here, id prolly have to look on ebay or somethin confused
Lancer is nice

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Jan 18, 7:50pm - #375831 
ouch. glad you got outta there man, might of gotten your faced blown off my the Hood thumbsdown

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Jan 18, 11:37pm - #375832 
glad to hear ur ok, didn't think that would happen, lol I can picture it in my head all crazy and shit though


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