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:bluecry: I started down a steep hill it was so slick from recent snow i ended up sliding into a telephone pole...From what i can see so far im goin to need a new right front quarter panel, front bumper, control arms, springs, hood, and oil pan. As well as one new rim and new tires...Give me some suggestions i dont really know how insurance claims work but thats what im doing. Will i be able to replace with parts i choose from? If so what should i put on it?
 

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with some insurance companies they come out and do an estimate and cut you a check on the spot, then go out and buy you a nice winch bumper and a cowl hood, and replace the other parts, but I don't know what your insurance company is like. just call them and tell them the truth that you hit some ice and hit a pole, they will understand.


oh and post up some pics too.
 

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that sucks, any pics?
 

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just tell them yo uare gonna fix it, keep all the damaged parts and receipts for the new one and buy a winch bumper and a 7 inch long arm kit.
 

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I have to make an insurance claim after just buying the freakin truck i have no money laying around to fix it with...As far as pics i will see what i can do maybe ill borrow a digital camera and try and post em up...
 

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is this the silver one you JUST GOT hard on things arnt ya ..... sounds to me like this is the first of many mishaps you will be in.
 

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That really sucks to here man, especially since you just bought the truck. I think that you could get some aftermarket stuff such as bumper and hood. Good luck with the repair.
 

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My insurance co. requires me to send my truck for body repairs to a shop they deal with (certified) which is not a roblem, as the shop is local for me, and topnotch.
 

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That is what i want to attempt...I would like to try getting aftermarket control arms and a ram air hood. Maybe a better oil pan...Im actually not hard on the truck at all it was just really slick out and once i started down the hill there was no stopping...
 
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