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jpda4 Aug 18, 2010

  1. jpda4

    jpda4 Member

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    just had a coming together with a taxi....
    tried to slow down but we ended up hitting front corners.....
    would of been better going straight on and hitting his NS side instead of trying to avoid him.....
    my os bumper and headlight damaged and shifted right...... wings look ok
    insurance or come to an aggrement
     
  2. Dazmo

    Dazmo Active Member

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    Insurance mate, much safer.
     
  3. jpda4

    jpda4 Member

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    exactly what im thinking......
    got all detail apart from insurance company
     
  4. jpda4

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    3rd party finally admitted liability
    got a loan car today while mine in for repair
    09 plate A4 2.0tdi (143) se exec
    not sure if i like it...... well thats what i got to tell myself, cant afford 20k this month
    yes looked at the price of a used one
     
  5. Ash B

    Ash B Well-Known Member

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    Glad its getting sorted mate. Suprise they admitted liability so quick seeing he a taxi drive.
    Some van driver crashed into my car when i was established on a round about and he never gave way to his right just pulled on! My accident was the 5th on this month and still in dispute even though i have photos and a witness lol!
     
  6. jpda4

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    hope you get your sorted soon.....
    i am surprised also.....
    was expecting it to get awkward and time consuming
    tuesday am the 3rd party wasnt discussing laibility, tuesday pm they had accepted liability, so all systems go for repair of my car and a like for like replacement was delivered as promised

    glad im not having to pay the rental and delivery charge for the loan car out my own pocket the price is £££'s per day!!
     
  7. Dazmo

    Dazmo Active Member

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    Told ya mate, i would never advise not going through the insurance.

    Because had you not reported it, he would have reported you and then you would be the one liable.

    My claim is currently going through pending psychological reviews and futher phsiotherapy.
     
  8. voorhees

    voorhees Moderator Staff Member Moderator Team V8 Audi S5 s tronic

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  9. jpda4

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    sorry for the delay busy wee
    not had an damage report back from the garage yet...
    visually obviously bumper, headlight,(lens scratched/allignment/broken bracket, fins in grill deformed, lower infills loose, bumper shifted across pushed against NS headlight, can just make gaps out on final pic.....
    still enjoying the loan car
    pics attached hopefully.....
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