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Old 09-13-2010, 07:37 PM
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I was pulling into a parking lot to grab some lunch today and hit the curb. Its a very tight driveway that I've been into many times before. However, today was not my day.

$275.00 and 2 tire stores and 2 dealers later (dealer that came through was Peterson Stampeded, not surprising), RB has a new front shoe. I had to get it fixed because tomorrow is the start of my road trip and no way was I going on the road with a sliced sidewall.

The curb has a very sharp edge on it and it cost me my left front tire and damaged the wheel.

I filed a claim with the county about it because its a hazard. We'll see what comes of it.

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Ouch, sorry to hear about that, hopefully they do something about your claim.
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Sorry to hear about that. I would be a little ticked too. I am curious to see what the county will do about it.
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Ewww.. sorry to hear about that.. Hope they make it right.
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oopsie...is the rim OK, Brian?
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I had an expensive day yesterday when I crashed my 4 wheeler. Damage on the quad is gonna cost me and my body has been paying all day long!
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Sorry to hear about this RB. I found out early on that you need to take those turns a little wider, hit a curb myself a few weeks ago however was lucky that I had no damage to deal with. Hope you can get your claim settled in your favour.
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Those moments do suck bad. I hope it was not an A&W drive trough...lol
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