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Discussion in 'Punto 1.3 MJD' started by dumbestcoder, Dec 20, 2013.

  1. Auto Freak

    Auto Freak Amatore

    That's quite saddening to know, especially when it's just a week old car. But things like these can happen to anyone any time. So all you have to do is thank God for everyone is safe, get the damages repaired and move on :)

    Good that you managed to brake hard to minimize the impact up front. The damage at the rear can be fixed as well.
    Punto's solid build has definitely taken the impact quite well, one more reason for you to be happy for choosing a Fiat!

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    Last edited: Dec 29, 2013
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  2. kr_vasudev

    kr_vasudev Superiore

    Sorry to hear about the incident. Nice to know all are safe in all of the Cars.

    Front impact is not much and no work is needed, rear can be fixed easily.
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  3. asimpleson

    asimpleson Esperto

    Linea 1.3
    Rightly said dumbestcoder, since everyone involved is safe, nothing else matters. Consider this a small hiccup in a long healthy relationship you may enjoy in future with your car! It is remarkable how well your car has come out without too much damage to the rear. This is also a testament to Fiat engineering and one of the many reasons why the love hate relationship with Fiat car ownership finally culminates into a special love and affection relation with Fiat cars.

    Do post at leisure the post-repair pictures for everyone here.
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  4. bharath

    bharath Regolare

    That's a heart breaking thing for any new car buyer.This can be sought out and will be forgotten in some time.Take Care buddy.
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  5. Flywheel

    Flywheel Regolare

    Very sad to see such things happen to a new car that to for no fault of yours. The damage seems very fixable and hope your ride is back in shape in no time. Enjoy the New Year and Drive Safe!!!
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  6. shams

    shams Esperto

    Like everyone else said, these things can happen to anyone anytime so just take it in your stride and move on without worrying much.

    Having said that, I would advise you to maintain little more distance with the vehicle in front of your car, going forward.

    Fault is always of the person who hits from behind. since in this case, your car kissed the civic from behind, I would say little bit of fault was yours. If you had maintained little more distance, you might have managed without very hard braking.
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  7. mchanna

    mchanna Superiore

    Very sorry to hear about the incident but some things can't be avoided and not in our hand. But it us good that nobody got hurt. Wish you an early recovery

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  8. Nadeem Ahmed VR 46

    Nadeem Ahmed VR 46 Esperto

    Thats heart breaking sad news to hear.Good to know that nobody is hurt & front impact is not visible at all.wish your car a speedy recovery.
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  9. Surya

    Surya Superiore

    Namma Bengaluru
    Hi, Its sad to see your punto in this state and thank god no body is hurt, the damage could be fixed as said, wish you Happy New year and drive safely..
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  10. ghodlur

    ghodlur Esperto


    Just as I was about to appreciate the car in the first few posts, I came to know of the accident. Sorry to see your Bagheera being ended both sides. Good to know that no was hurt and that you have taken this incident in your stride and moved on.

    Did you clain Insurance? What was the repair charges and has the car been restored back to its original glory?

    Happy mile crunching and drive safely. Keep safe distance and enjoy the drive.
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