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Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

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Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

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Grizzly photo, oh dear! Could have been me.
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wow thats alot of blood. Another Volvo to the crusher... doesnt take much to write off a p2 now adays.
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Bonus points for identifying which direction (L or R) the deer was headed when struck.
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Fixable. See Sanchius’ thread after a CO deer hit

I’d just do the whole car in Ruby Red

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He actually did fix it!
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The difficult part of the repair is to clean all that deer kill from inside the nooks and crannies.
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And fixing the poor running afterwards, bucking , for certain.
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abscate wrote: Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:36 pm And fixing the poor running afterwards, bucking , for certain.
Oh, deer...
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MoVolvos wrote: Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:32 pm -
The difficult part of the repair is to clean all that deer kill from inside the nooks and crannies.
I’ve found a hose rinses off the feathers. Oh wait, that’s killdeer hits
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