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Old 03-02-2012, 02:36 PM
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So I got my Ram back at the end of October, but I still considerate new. It was rough to sit in my office today and watch the marble size hail come down. I went out to look and couldn't see any obvious damage, but I can't imagine that there are no dents.
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Hope it's alright watching CNN here looks like a pretty nasty storm. Hope your some where safe!
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Had that happen to me just after I bought my truck and I could only imagine all the dings after it was over but I got very lucky, no damage, so sure hope it's the same for you and everyone in those areas today stays safe!

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That would be very hard for anyone to sit there and watch that... Good luck.. I hope there isn't a single dent in your truck... Let us know how you made out...
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When I purchased my truck in June of 2011, it had been thru a hail storm while at the dealership, they repaired the dents then marked down another $1500 off the price, so i figure, hey the hail cherry has done been busted...LOL
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Usually, marble sized hail isn't going to do much if any damage to your truck. I've been thru baseball sized hail and it nearly totaled my last car. Busted rear glass, even broke off a side mirror. Took the body shop a month to repair all the damage.

I believe I read an article stating hail damages more property per year than hurricanes and tornadoes combined.

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Usually, marble sized hail isn't going to do much if any damage to your truck. I've been thru baseball sized hail and it nearly totaled my last car. Busted rear glass, even broke off a side mirror. Took the body shop a month to repair all the damage.

I believe I read an article stating hail damages more property per year than hurricanes and tornadoes combined.

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Hail causes some serious damage for sure. I used to work in construction repairing storm damage, the first thing we did when arriving in a new city was to check out the car lots to see where the most damage occurred. Marble size hail might dent some cars, but baseball size just beats up everything.
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we had a 82 cutlass supreme that got beat up by hail. wife was at work and a tstorm came thru and dropped hail that covered the ground completetly. if i remember correctly it was between marble and golf ball size. hoping your truck is fine
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I would still take it to a body shop to check for any damage they use special UV/light witch can show a lot more what you can see
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Have it checked out. If there is any damage, at all a good PDR (paintless dent repair) tech will be able to fix it for you.
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