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Old 09-01-2013, 10:40 AM   #1
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2013 convertible v6 hit a curb now she will not align

Hi guys, moment of shame here. I hit a curb head on at about 20-25 mph
Drivers front, tire poped, put donut on and noticed steering wheel cocked to the right when driving straight. Now the new tire is on and the wheel is cocked out at the top. Shop cannot align -we also replaced a bent lower control arm. I am scared to death that my engine cradle moved? Any ideas on the chances of that or how big of a mess I have here. Is this fixable? and can I get a new subframe if I have bent mine? argh! need some support!
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Old 09-01-2013, 11:50 AM   #2
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calm down bud... ive seen this same post in three sub forum sections in a row, first three i happened to click on lol... I feel your concern, but its all probably fixable
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Old 09-01-2013, 12:10 PM   #3
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really? Thanks buddy! I won't be able to relax until I know!
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Old 09-01-2013, 12:20 PM   #4
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im almost 100% that everything can be fixed... the question, is it worth fixing or replacing... not the car as a whole but suspension parts
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Old 09-01-2013, 12:36 PM   #5
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oh we will push for replacement parts and if this gets much deeper It will be an insurance claim for sure!
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Old 09-03-2013, 10:03 AM   #6
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really? Thanks buddy! I won't be able to relax until I know!
It looks like you work at Stingray Chevrolet, they should have a frame machine there. Throw the car up on the frame machine and get them to take some measurements and you should be able to verify what the issue is and how bad it will be to fix.
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