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Old 10-01-2013, 10:58 AM
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I HATE DASH WORK! Ill know how to take one out in a hour or so if anyone needs to know how later. This is what happens when you park under a tree and a limb falls thru the windshield. this is a customer's truck.


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Old 10-01-2013, 11:15 AM
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OUCH! That looks like A LOT of tedious work
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Ouch x 2!

Will your insurance company not assist you with the repair and cost? Although it sounds like you will learn about your dash if you have to do the work yourself..
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WELL 5 phone calls, 3 estimates a hamburger steak dinner later its out.






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Old 10-01-2013, 02:41 PM
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Will your insurance company not assist you with the repair and cost? Although it sounds like you will learn about your dash if you have to do the work yourself..
Im it................ I run the body shop ,but do jobs like this , unibody and frame damage

they just fall in my lap.

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Looks so simple when they put it together at the plant in the video.

Very interesting post and nice to see what needs to be done taking the dash out, just hope I never have to do this.
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Wow! First of all, glad you are safe and no one was injured. And B) that is quite the project to be taking on. Keep us updated with pics on how the progress. Reps for the DIY when the site lets me.
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Old 10-01-2013, 06:53 PM
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I would be done if don't having to stop and hold the state farm and progressive ins. men's hands. errrrrrrr hire someone who can write a estimate for pete's sake.


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Old 10-01-2013, 06:58 PM
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Looks so simple when they put it together at the plant in the video.

Very interesting post and nice to see what needs to be done taking the dash out, just hope I never have to do this.

Its not that bad if you can just do it. problem here is I run the body shop office so I have had ?? phone calls, estimates, dealing with insurance guys , ect.

I have always been the lucky one to get jobs like this in about every shop I have worked in. this and uni-body structure (aka cutting cars up)
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At 45 years old and a little out of shape they are getting a little harder.
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AHHH!! Not the R/T!! That sucks, Will. But it looks as if you have it under control. Good job. And reps for all the hard work!
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