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Old 06-07-2013, 05:15 PM   #35
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I don't think anyone EXPECTS anyone to donate.
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Old 06-07-2013, 05:15 PM   #36
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im sure insurance wont cover performance parts
how do you know ? It depends on the facts.
Sorry, I also don't get it.
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Old 06-07-2013, 05:19 PM   #37
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Insurance will replace his car. This is not some kind of tragic story. It's unfortunate, but this man will get a check for a new car.
It is unfortunate, but if you don't want to donate, it's that simple. Someone I know just lost everything in a fire, nobody in her family was hurt, but her families belongings are gone.. The bank will give her a check too. So that means she doesn't deserve donations?
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Old 06-07-2013, 05:20 PM   #38
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how do you know ? It depends on the facts.
Sorry, I also don't get it.
Insurance won't cover performance mods because I didn't report them prior to the fire. Suspension and cosmetic mods they said they would cover, minus "depreciation."

Example: the Racing Brake rotors I saved for almost a year to afford; were installed on May 18th. Insurance says that all four Racing Brake rotors have a combined depreciated value of $250.

So, technically, yes - insurance is "covering" my mods.
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Old 06-07-2013, 05:25 PM   #39
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Oh. I see.

I expect one of you to make a donations thread for my new motor if something happens after I void my warranty
no one is "expecting" donations.

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how do you know ? It depends on the facts.
Sorry, I also don't get it.

then dont donate. pretty simple
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:00 PM   #40
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How many other Camaros have been totaled on this site? If mine gets totaled can I set up a donation page to recoup some funds in my pocket?
Exactly. My camaro was totaled out as well. I would love if those who are sending over $1 to go ahead and send $1.50 instead and Ill take the other $0.50 donation to go towards my rebuilding project. Thanks.

But in all seriousness, just thank god that he is in good health. That car can always be replaced. I would send over some $$ to help out but Im currently trying to save up for a nicer down payment on another camaro.
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:02 PM   #41
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Warning: the below images may not be suitable for young camaro enthusiasts













As painful as it is to look at, this photo is actually one of my favorites, something about a burned out engine bay, melted interior, and a completely unharmed trunk lid.


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Old 06-07-2013, 06:05 PM   #42
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Is there more to this story? Did it just start on fire while you were driving down the road?
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:16 PM   #43
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With your attitude towards others good luck with the your donations if the same thing happened to you. But of course I wish not. If you don't want to give a hand then don't discourage other people who is willing to extend help in their own little ways.
My donations? Where are my donations? If I totaled my car I wouldnt be asking for donations to buy another one. A car is a luxury item. I'm blessed to be able to afford it. I would work to buy another one. If my words discourage somebody else from doing something then that's their problem. Words are just that, words. If you don't like what I have to say you don't have to abide by it. I will say how I feel and that is that.

As for my attitude towards others, your right, my attitude isn't for everybody. You like me or you don't. I have plenty of friends so obviously its not as bad as you make it out to be. However maybe I should change it just for you....haha yea right.
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:17 PM   #44
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Is there more to this story? Did it just start on fire while you were driving down the road?
started seeing white smoke coming up from under the hood while driving home, immediately turned the car off (didn't even pull over). Before I could get out of the car to see what was going on there were flames coming up from the sides of the hood and the windshield wiper cowl. At which point I got out of the car, walked far away and dialed 911 - told them my location (cross-street) and that the call was for a vehicle fire, no one was injured, and there was no entrapment. She said they were dispatching a trunk and to not go near the car, then hung up.
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:30 PM   #45
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started seeing white smoke coming up from under the hood while driving home, immediately turned the car off (didn't even pull over). Before I could get out of the car to see what was going on there were flames coming up from the sides of the hood and the windshield wiper cowl. At which point I got out of the car, walked far away and dialed 911 - told them my location (cross-street) and that the call was for a vehicle fire, no one was injured, and there was no entrapment. She said they were dispatching a trunk and to not go near the car, then hung up.
Wonder what the actual cause was. It sucks. I feel for ya. Kaylee was beautiful.
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:35 PM   #46
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started seeing white smoke coming up from under the hood while driving home, immediately turned the car off (didn't even pull over). Before I could get out of the car to see what was going on there were flames coming up from the sides of the hood and the windshield wiper cowl. At which point I got out of the car, walked far away and dialed 911 - told them my location (cross-street) and that the call was for a vehicle fire, no one was injured, and there was no entrapment. She said they were dispatching a trunk and to not go near the car, then hung up.
That really sucks man , Like I said I will throw a couple of bucks your way , Thats for the help you gave me, I cant believe some of these posts , Anyways keep the faith . My question is , 2013 or 2014?
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:42 PM   #47
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RJ,

Did you have any mods to the fuel delivery components?

So sorry for your loss. Very happy you are OK.
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:42 PM   #48
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Wow !! Sorry to hear. Glad your okay.
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:47 PM   #49
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Bloody hell...thats shocking....

Stig was very helpful and put lot of time to our community, i will definitely send something on my behalf....

Sorry for your lose...glad you are fine
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:52 PM   #50
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Well, I donated. Even though I did not get the response like "The Stig" did for his car fund when I asked for help for my sons cancer. Its called respect, hahaha.
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Old 06-07-2013, 06:52 PM   #51
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**** the haters! Donated
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