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Old 06-12-2013, 11:01 AM   #2899
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Oh man Stig....I just followed your new sig here to find this out. Donation made...best of luck
Same, good luck and I hope it helps.
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Old 06-12-2013, 11:59 AM   #2900
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Same, good luck and I hope it helps.
...Hopefully some forum sponsors can be of assistance as well...

Haven't heard, just curious about the fire cause....faulty mod?....recent repair?...unknown freak cause?....Just curious, might be helpful to others...this is actually the first fire in a Camaro I've heard about....
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Old 06-12-2013, 01:20 PM   #2901
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...Hopefully some forum sponsors can be of assistance as well...

Haven't heard, just curious about the fire cause....faulty mod?....recent repair?...unknown freak cause?....Just curious, might be helpful to others...this is actually the first fire in a Camaro I've heard about....
Usually some type of investigation is done to rule out arson over mechanical problems..

So I'm curious about this as well. The Stig mods appear to be most comestic (lights, paint, etc)....... So was it faulty installation of an aftermarket part or a fuel line rupture, etc?
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Old 06-12-2013, 03:06 PM   #2902
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Sorry dude. Those pics are terrible. Hope you get into another soon.
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Old 06-12-2013, 04:10 PM   #2903
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Let's help out any one that can help please go here, http://www.gen5diy.com/help_fund_the_new_kaylee


We dont get a cent it goes to RJ.
Very well done Ofer,

Stig has been around forever, and Kaylee was a beautiful machine. Donation sent.
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Old 06-12-2013, 04:17 PM   #2904
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Wow, what can I say men.... I just found out about this.

I Really hope you get the most out of you're insurance company and move forward on to a new Camaro.

Good luck!
Thank you much man, I'll be posting an update in a bit.
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Stig, I edited my post 2876 because I had the wrong emoticon. I just noticed I had a when I meant to have ! I must have fat fingered when selecting the emoticon! They move those darn things around so much, lol!

I hope all is going well and making progress with the insurance!
haha, no worries
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Oh man Stig....I just followed your new sig here to find this out. Donation made...best of luck
Thank you, really appreciate the help.
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Same, good luck and I hope it helps.
Thank you much
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...Hopefully some forum sponsors can be of assistance as well...

Haven't heard, just curious about the fire cause....faulty mod?....recent repair?...unknown freak cause?....Just curious, might be helpful to others...this is actually the first fire in a Camaro I've heard about....
Don't know what caused it yet.
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Usually some type of investigation is done to rule out arson over mechanical problems..

So I'm curious about this as well. The Stig mods appear to be most comestic (lights, paint, etc)....... So was it faulty installation of an aftermarket part or a fuel line rupture, etc?
Don't know what caused it Kelly, but my insurance company is doing an investigation (more on that in my update post)
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Sorry dude. Those pics are terrible. Hope you get into another soon.
Thanks, that's the goal.

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Very well done Ofer,

Stig has been around forever, and Kaylee was a beautiful machine. Donation sent.
Thank you for the donation, and yea Ofer has truly gone above and beyond with the paypal thing.
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Old 06-12-2013, 04:51 PM   #2905
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So update......

Got a call from insurance today, new agent though (for those of you playing along at home, that brings the total number of insurance agents working on my claim to three). This one's title by the way - Lead Investigator for my insurance's SIU division. SIU by the way, stands for Special Investigative Unit. All they, the SIU division, does is detect and defeat insurance fraud. What's worse - the investigator wants to meet in person, and is driving 2 hours each way to do so.

Honestly - I'm trying not to freak out. The idea of my insurance company denying my claim didn't even cross my mind, and of course now that's all I can think about

It's going to be a long a couple of days.
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Old 06-12-2013, 04:54 PM   #2906
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So update......

Got a call from insurance today, new agent though (for those of you playing along at home, that brings the total number of insurance agents working on my claim to three). This one's title by the way - Lead Investigator for my insurance's SIU division. SIU by the way, stands for Special Investigative Unit. All they, the SIU division, does is detect and defeat insurance fraud. What's worse - the investigator wants to meet in person, and is driving 2 hours each way to do so.

Honestly - I'm trying not to freak out. The idea of my insurance company denying my claim didn't even cross my mind, and of course now that's all I can think about

It's going to be a long a couple of days.
I hope C5 doesn't have to break some legs.. Good Luck man!
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:09 PM   #2907
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Wow. Dude, if they have a badge on please take pics. lmao
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:18 PM   #2908
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So update......

Got a call from insurance today, new agent though (for those of you playing along at home, that brings the total number of insurance agents working on my claim to three). This one's title by the way - Lead Investigator for my insurance's SIU division. SIU by the way, stands for Special Investigative Unit. All they, the SIU division, does is detect and defeat insurance fraud. What's worse - the investigator wants to meet in person, and is driving 2 hours each way to do so.

Honestly - I'm trying not to freak out. The idea of my insurance company denying my claim didn't even cross my mind, and of course now that's all I can think about

It's going to be a long a couple of days.

Don't FREAK-OUT !!!

as stated above this is standard practice to investigate in cases involving total loss! Especially if they think Arson could be the culprit!

Also assume they read every post on the Internet pertaining to Kaylee , as it helps their investigation! It's how my old insurance company found out I was drag racing and canceled my policy right after they low balled the repairs


Now if electrical fire, due to a installation you may of done and not licensed or certified to do and found to be the culprit of the fire, you carrier can DENY the claim!
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:24 PM   #2909
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I think it's probably routine for them....If they feel they can re-coup any money from a manufacturer, if something flew into your car that is someone else's liability or whatever....Shouldn't concern you at all. You pay them, and are insured...If they can go after somebody else to re-coup their pay-out, that's their problem, not yours.

Good luck...don't stress...Remember, you're the customer, you've paid them, they should do their job and pay your claim...no biggie...
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:31 PM   #2910
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Don't FREAK-OUT !!!

as stated above this is standard practice to investigate in cases involving total loss! Especially if they think Arson could be the culprit!

Also assume they read every post on the Internet pertaining to Kaylee , as it helps their investigation! It's how my old insurance company found out I was drag racing and canceled my policy right after they low balled the repairs


Now if electrical fire, due to a installation you may of done and not licensed or certified to do and found to be the culprit of the fire, you carrier can DENY the claim!
I've seen hundreds of car fires in my day...you can speculate on what causes them til the cows come home....Most people don't even know how to open their own hoods...The damage is so complete, it's practically impossible to pin-point a cause, much less have evidence of some sort of negligence....lol...
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:33 PM   #2911
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Don't FREAK-OUT !!!

as stated above this is standard practice to investigate in cases involving total loss! Especially if they think Arson could be the culprit!

Also assume they read every post on the Internet pertaining to Kaylee , as it helps their investigation! It's how my old insurance company found out I was drag racing and canceled my policy right after they low balled the repairs


Now if electrical fire, due to a installation you may of done and not licensed or certified to do and found to be the culprit of the fire, you carrier can DENY the claim!
Well now you put it that way, I would be freaking out.
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