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      04-11-2011, 04:30 PM   #1
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How not to tow a corvette

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      04-11-2011, 04:39 PM   #2
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I cannot believe he's a professional tow truck driver.
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      04-11-2011, 04:42 PM   #3
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Another broken valve spring?
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      04-11-2011, 06:56 PM   #4
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      04-11-2011, 07:37 PM   #5
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I'd sue them for a new car
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I can't believe you're back on the forum. Master of the search function; he lives!
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      04-11-2011, 08:13 PM   #7
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Corvette for sale. Pristine condition, non smoker. Garage kept.
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wow! just wow! did it catch on fire at the end from scraping the ground and thats why the fire trucks came?
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      04-11-2011, 10:00 PM   #9
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(former) owner deserves half the blame for not calling a flatbed. good luck with the part-out.
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I cannot believe you're back!
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I agree^^^... I would be pissed as HELL....
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      04-12-2011, 01:23 PM   #12
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Looks to me like the car was already wrecked (against the wall facing the wrong direction). Not that it justifies the tow truck operator making it worse.
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Looks to me like the car was already wrecked (against the wall facing the wrong direction). Not that it justifies the tow truck operator making it worse.
Yeah; looked like the owner also dragged away a broken wheel? It was definitely wrecked. It was facing the wrong way and you can see the damage on the right front.
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Looks to me like the car was already wrecked (against the wall facing the wrong direction). Not that it justifies the tow truck operator making it worse.
I don't know, in this case the ineptness of the tow truck driver may have helped out a bit. You don't want the insurance saying it's only "40% damaged", not totaling the car out, and attempting to repair the car. With the backside damage, and under carriage scraping up really good, he may have put the Vette owner over the top.

I'd rather they just total it out and hand me a check if it's in that bad of an accident.
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I don't know, in this case the ineptness of the tow truck driver may have helped out a bit. You don't want the insurance saying it's only "40% damaged", not totaling the car out, and attempting to repair the car. With the backside damage, and under carriage scraping up really good, he may have put the Vette owner over the top.

I'd rather they just total it out and hand me a check if it's in that bad of an accident.
That's what I was thinking. Did the owner leave or was he still around? If he was still around, I can definitely understand why he wouldn't be intervening or freaking out.
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If I was the owner, I'd be thinking about the next fun ride to get.
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