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      10-18-2010, 06:01 PM   #1
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Somebody bumped me in a parking lot. Think theres damage?

So im sitting in my bank parking lot talking on the phone, car is off, and some old man in a honda fit backs right into me. Of course the horn doesnt work i assume since the cars off. I jump out, call the fuzz who say they wont show up. No visible damage, scraps, or dents or marks in anyway. I have the guy sign something saying he backed into me and I didnt rear end him, we exchange info and thats it.

I assume that a >10mph wouldnt hurt anything? No obvious exterior damage, but is there anything in the engine bay or under the bumper I should look for as clues to damage?

And no there aint no pics but there aint nothing to see.
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      10-18-2010, 06:03 PM   #2
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At parking lot speeds there shouldn't be any serious damage. As long as there is not damage to the paint in anyway and your bumper still aligns fine then I believe you're good to go.
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Yeah thats what I was thinking. I dont think there are any good aftermarket front bumpers anyway haha. Might make the guy send me some touch up paint though.
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      10-18-2010, 06:28 PM   #4
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I would check all the rear areas to ensure that there is nothing mis-aligned, etc. Check on those gaps in between rear parts. Maybe, spend a good 10-min under bright lights. Now's the time to check.
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