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View Poll Results: What Damage Has Your 2G IS Suffered?
Front Bumper Spoiler Damage From Parking Or Other 105 23.65%
Rock Paint Chip Damage 241 54.28%
Rim Curb Rash / Bent Rim 153 34.46%
Cracked Windshield 39 8.78%
Body Dings / Dents 105 23.65%
Cracked or Broken Headlight or Fog Light 12 2.70%
Vehicle VS Vehicle Accident 31 6.98%
Car Keyed 37 8.33%
Front or Rear Bumper Scratch / Scuff Marks 123 27.70%
Interior Damage (Explain Below) 33 7.43%
Other (Explain Below) 43 9.68%
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What Damage Has Your 2G IS Suffered?

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Old 06-02-07, 10:35 PM   #31
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A three inch curb rash on my right front rim while trying to park as close to the island curb as I could so car next to me would be a long way away. I thought I was far enough away ..... then you hear that awful 'scrape' sound. A bit of proggressively finer sandpaper and you can't really see it unless you are looking. 'The first cut is the deepest'. It's only sheet metal and plastic. Can't worry about it.
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Old 06-02-07, 11:04 PM   #32
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Wow, I looked on CL this morning and saw this thread, and I got into an accident. Lady flew by me when I was backing out of a spot and my bumper has some long scratches and some deep gashes.
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Old 06-03-07, 12:15 AM   #33
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Other than the 1 million and 1 rock chips on my front bumper, today I also found rock chips on my windshield! After my car was washed today, I noticed small black flecks on my windshield. I went to go scrape it off and it dawned on me that it wasn't dirt I was trying to scrape off...They're actually rock chips.

Does anyone know if small chips on the windshield will eventually spread and make my entire windshield crack?
if the chip is not that big, it should be pretty safe.....post a pic !
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Old 06-03-07, 07:11 AM   #34
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'The first cut is the deepest'. It's only sheet metal and plastic. Can't worry about it.
Well said, the first one always hurts the most, but as long as there is no huge dent or structural damage, I sort of chalk it up to the first "battle scar" and move on.

It's bound to happen sooner or later, or you just leave the car in your garage.

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Old 06-03-07, 11:55 AM   #35
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Thin scratch on the driver's side seat from my house keys, when I hooked them up onto my belt loop, and just sat down.

Scratch in the rear bumper from some blind, heartless jerk with a shopping cart, but this is not noticeable thanks to my car's awesome color (SGM).

One tiny tiny rock chip from running over these pebbles near a construction site...the pebbles travelled over my windshield and roof...but no other scratches.
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Old 06-03-07, 12:22 PM   #36
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I think what amazes me the most, is the very wealthy people that drive luxury cars, and park ANYWHERE! A lot of them seem to think nothing of it other than they want to drive luxury, but hey, it's still a car and it's gonna' get thrashed.

Not me man.

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Old 06-03-07, 06:41 PM   #37
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made it a whole month with no damage, and went out to eat and park next too two nice cars thinkin they might be careful when gettin in their cars.. sure enough some a**hole hit my door with theirs and made a scratch on my door
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Old 06-03-07, 06:44 PM   #38
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door ding in passenger door from some random person at grocery store?

bottom front bumper-- hub cap comes at me from opposing traffic

and this which happened on saturday

https://www.clublexus.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=285648
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Old 06-03-07, 10:04 PM   #39
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None. Cuz I don't drive it. A lot of damage in my wallet tho .
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my car got keyed 13 times yesterday...

see i have 6 of the above things and immediately after i write that i get keyed 13 times. that's what happens when youre in high school and drive a lexus. i seriously regret this $hi-.
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Old 06-04-07, 02:34 AM   #41
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paint chipped, keyed, and annoying swirls
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One small crack/chip on the windshield, one small scratch/mark on the rear bumper, and two small scratches on the left taillight.

I did the latter two myself.
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my car got keyed 13 times yesterday...

see i have 6 of the above things and immediately after i write that i get keyed 13 times. that's what happens when youre in high school and drive a lexus. i seriously regret this $hi-.
HOLY CRAP!!!

Do you know who did it? I can only imagine the heartache you probably had when you saw that for the first time.

I hope you get it fixed soon.

If it's really bad, at least you have a reason to get your car custom painted a new color...
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HOLY CRAP!!!

Do you know who did it? I can only imagine the heartache you probably had when you saw that for the first time.

I hope you get it fixed soon.

If it's really bad, at least you have a reason to get your car custom painted a new color...
yeah, we found out who did it and they are paying for it. as soon as i saw it started punching the ground. and i got raelly pissed.
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made it a whole month with no damage, and went out to eat and park next too two nice cars thinkin they might be careful when gettin in their cars.. sure enough some a**hole hit my door with theirs and made a scratch on my door
See my post directly above yours. You can't trust anyone! Let me put some STRESS on that!

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