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This is a discussion on rain+re92s=Vanskater's RS within the General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents. forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; this happend back in augest and after 8k in repairs and it still rides like a dream. be carful on ...

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    rain+re92s=Vanskater's RS







    this happend back in augest

    and after 8k in repairs


    and it still rides like a dream.
    be carful on them stockers! cuz i feal if i had better tires at the time this would not have happened, or at least had that much damage.
    Originally Posted by speedette
    You may 'think' that you are playing "devil's advocate", but you're really more like "negative nancy".

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    Quote Originally Posted by vanskater
    and after 8k in repairs...
    8 GRAND!!! What the heck did they replace for 8 grand??
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    Quote Originally Posted by wrx wagone
    8 GRAND!!! What the heck did they replace for 8 grand??

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    Quote Originally Posted by wrx wagone
    8 GRAND!!! What the heck did they replace for 8 grand??
    That's one of those hits that is much worse than it looks.

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    see that fold?
    i had some minor frame damage.

    and i only had to pay 1k for the deductabal
    Originally Posted by speedette
    You may 'think' that you are playing "devil's advocate", but you're really more like "negative nancy".

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    Yup, it took the shot right in the rail.

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    People are always so quick to blame their RE92's for their accident.

    Well.....tires aren't the ones that cause accidents.

    Sucks about the damage, though. At least you're okay
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    im not saying it was the tires falut but they sure helped
    Originally Posted by speedette
    You may 'think' that you are playing "devil's advocate", but you're really more like "negative nancy".

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    Quote Originally Posted by vanskater
    im not saying it was the tires falut but they sure helped
    Do you think going too fast may have played a part?

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    if you think 30mph is too fast then yes
    Originally Posted by speedette
    You may 'think' that you are playing "devil's advocate", but you're really more like "negative nancy".

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    Quote Originally Posted by vanskater
    if you think 30mph is too fast then yes
    That all depends if on what you were trying to do at the time. Cars don't normally lose control of themselves.

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    Dude, I wanted to ask you if they had put your car on one of the frame alignment dealies??

    Also, the RE92's flat out suck. You do have to drive the car for the tires you have, but I never felt comfortable on those tires.
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    Dude, I wanted to ask you if they had put your car on one of the frame alignment dealies??
    yes they did, but they didnt have to move it much.


    im not saying it wasnt my falut because it was.

    had gone trough that turn a hundred times at that speed and nothing, then one day is was a little wet and i forgot to factor in that part of the equation. iv learned from my mistake and was just trying to let other people know to be careful

    im not saying if i had better tires that my wreck would not have happened, but you allways wonder.

    now when it rains i dont take anyturn over 10....
    Originally Posted by speedette
    You may 'think' that you are playing "devil's advocate", but you're really more like "negative nancy".

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