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  1. MichelleRyall

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    Got distracted whilst trying to reverse the motorhome in my school car park by some pesky kids. Took my eye off the reversing camera briefly .......put a dent in the bumper of our P.E teachers car. Feeling very sad and silly. :(
     
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    Ooops!
     
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    Oh dear
     
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    Never mind the Teachers car, was the motorhome ok?
     
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    Oh heck .... no-one hurt though?
     
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    Easily done :(
     
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    Very embarrassing, sorry to hear that.:crying1:
     
  8. MichelleRyall

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    No, he wasn't in the car at the time. Very minor bump but it is a 14 plate car! He doesn't actually know yet as I reported it to our receptionist at school who has emailed him but he obviously hasn't checked his mail and hasn't noticed it as it is passenger side rear bumper. I couldn't leave a note as it was absolutely hammering down. Looks like an insurance job as it is a colour coded bumper. Poor bloke only passed his test in September so it is his first car car is I feel really terrible.
     
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    Oh no it gets worse!:crying::doh:
     
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    Accidents can happen to anyone. The main thing is no one was hurt, though your pocket might be a little.
     
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    you might be pleasantly surprised how cheaply bumper repairs can be done, presuming the other car owner will let you

    good luck
     
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    After a minor dink, a wise older man told me,

    So what it's only metal, no one got hurt, and that's why you pay all that insurance premium for, to cover accidents.
    Just after my wife ripped the front of her dad's new to him car, caught it on the front fence while reversing.

    Would not worry, that's just life, the ONLY sure way not to have an accident is to lock it away and park it up, the rest is just statistics
     
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    Sorry to hear this done it myself with a car you do get over it
    Young lad 2 doors away reversed down the side of my old Land Rover did £1 k damage to his new to him micra ( had just passed his test few weeks earlier) my Land Rover steel bumper barely removed the hammerite paint
    We solved the problem he bought me a beer
     
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  14. MichelleRyall

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    Fortunately I have a kick ass PWS towbar :)
     
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    I thought teachers didnt get paid much :whistle:
     
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    Maybe if he's a really good PE teacher, he can press-up the dent out himself. :)(y)
     
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    Ops, but no ones hurt, except pride, but we've all been there at some stage of our driving careers :)
     
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    Hey Bear, you and Bertie are my bestest buddies......But your AVATARS are CRAP!!! :cry::cry::cry::cry::cry::cry::cry::cry:
     
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    This is much more.....YOU!! (y)(y)

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    Or this......

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    So what, only a PE teacher.
     
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