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Old 12-25-2018, 09:24 PM   #21
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I think that ship has sailed?

I don't know anything about the star ratings. Are they bogus?
Based on a quick glance at the video, the cabin remains largely intact in all cases. I didn't see any body parts hit hard surfaces either, except maybe the rear passenger's head on the C-pillar in the T-bone test.

I'd eyeball it as pretty good, but who knows what they are looking at.
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Old 12-25-2018, 09:50 PM   #22
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Based on a quick glance at the video, the cabin remains largely intact in all cases. I didn't see any body parts hit hard surfaces either, except maybe the rear passenger's head on the C-pillar in the T-bone test.

I'd eyeball it as pretty good, but who knows what they are looking at.


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Old 12-26-2018, 01:18 AM   #23
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My nieghbor's kid had an incident in his 2000(?) XJ on Christmas Eve. Story I heard was a truck turned left in front of him. Not sure of the extent of his injuries, but he was home that night and not getting further medical attention until Wednesday morning. He hit his head and has significant shoulder, back and leg pain. Standing and walking are not his thing at the moment.
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Old 12-26-2018, 10:52 AM   #24
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My nieghbor's kid had an incident in his 2000(?) XJ on Christmas Eve. Story I heard was a truck turned left in front of him. Not sure of the extent of his injuries, but he was home that night and not getting further medical attention until Wednesday morning. He hit his head and has significant shoulder, back and leg pain. Standing and walking are not his thing at the moment.
OMG. That looks horrible. I hope he recovers well. A reminder to care about vehicle safety...
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Old 12-26-2018, 11:33 AM   #25
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Poor kid, that is terrible ... hopefully he recovers well.
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