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post #31 of 37 (permalink) Old 01-03-2013, 08:19 AM Thread Starter
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Survey says-failed weld on Low Sun Gear shell where the gear is attached to the drum. $1600 including tax. Should be done today.
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It is alive!

I just picked it up. Drives just like before. $1537 with Tax-they gave me a cash discount
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A picture is worth a thousand words. The shop disposed of the broken part, but I found a picture online. Here's what failed:

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Well, it's been back for 17 days, and the snow was not too kind. A kid driving a Honda Pilot slid into the corner of the rear bumper on the drivers side. At least he is OK. Pushed the corner in a few inches-looks crappy. The bumper cover on the Pilot cracked.
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Uh oh...so off to the body shop to get the rear repaired...again...?

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Uh oh...so off to the body shop to get the rear repaired...again...?
Sadly,yes
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