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Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

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Re: Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

Post by hanzbe420 » Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:52 pm

Deffinatly was coming from the left. Dang

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Post by 850 LPT » Fri Feb 14, 2020 1:13 pm

abscate wrote:
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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
Not funny! My old 850 got attacked by a killdeer multiple times a few years ago because we parked in his territory. Never saw the nest but it must have been close by.
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Post by oragex » Fri Feb 14, 2020 3:45 pm

Interestingly, his ECM wasn't damaged (sits behind the right headlight). I filmed an S60 with 70K miles at the junkyard that rear ended the underride guard of a semi truck, that kicked through the hood right into the ECM module - here in Canada is upwards $2500 just for that module

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Re: Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

Post by BlackBart » Fri Feb 14, 2020 4:45 pm

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Not funny! My old 850 got attacked by a killdeer multiple times a few years ago because we parked in his territory. Never saw the nest but it must have been close by.
They have factory racing stripes......?
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Re: Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

Post by abscate » Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:13 pm

Of course
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Re: Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

Post by BlackBart » Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:23 pm

Illuminati confirmed!
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Re: Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

Post by bmdubya1198 » Sat Feb 15, 2020 12:17 pm

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Of course
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Re: Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

Post by IslandV70 » Tue Feb 18, 2020 10:17 am

Did something similar with my old Camry wagon except there were rib bones poking out of the grill. Funniest thing was a cop was directing traffic around an accident later that day and did not blink twice at my blood covered bones sticking out smashed frond end Camry going slowly by. Thank God the deer died instantly, I was having a fear of knocking on doors at 0530 asking to borrow a gun and getting reported as some kind of psycho or having to beat the thing to death with a lug wrench and getting turned into the SPCA.

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Re: Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

Post by abscate » Tue Feb 18, 2020 11:33 am

Indeed, you would have to run and hide.
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Re: Grisly photo: XC70 vs. deer

Post by BlackBart » Tue Feb 18, 2020 1:42 pm

^^^ ow.... I've bruised my humor bone.
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