Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2007 07:02:31 -0500 From: "Rod H" <rodhoggnospamnet> Subject: Re: oops. what happens when a door is bent back waaaay too far!
maybe you might want to consider welding the doors shut and make her enter and exit via window. just like they do on nascar racing. rod "Craig's Saab C900 Site" <c900nospam.apana.org.au> wrote in message news:Pine.GSO.4.64.0707191431560.11183nospam.apana.org.au... > > My wife took my red 89 16V c900 3-door out the other day and managed to > reverse it with the door open into the bullbar of a 4wd, wrenching the > door of my car back and ruining the door mount, etc. at the bottom of the > A-pillar! She claims she put her foot on the go peddle instead of the stop > peddle, and her brain must have farted to not realise what was wrong. 8-) > Oh well nobody was hurt - just the car which I'd renewed insurance and > rego on only a few weeks ago. Just as well! > > Pics are here: > > http://www.classicsaab.net/gallery2/main.php?g2_itemId=7080 > > Had it assessed by my insurer today and they think it can be repaired so > the car's off to my Saab workshop (Saab Serve in North Parramatta) ASAP to > get the repairs organised and started... > > Craig. > > -- > Craig's Saab C900 Page at | Craig's Classic Saab Workshop - Sydney > .au > http://lios.apana.org.au/~c900 | http://www.classicsaab.net and other > URL's > Email: c900nospam.apana.org.au | For Saab 99/C900/9000 Enthusiasts > World-Wide! > Alternate: saabonautnospaml.com | Web-forums, galleries, library, links, > etc.