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Old 06-06-2015, 01:06 PM   #1
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I was in an accident. The rear passenger side was hit and the wheel was bent in. After looking at it the lower control arm is bent slightly along with the bracket that it attaches to it. Ive never had to fix something like this nd dont even know if its fixable.
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Ben, Is it possible to take a few photos of the damage?
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Pics will definitely help. I believe everything suspension related is bolt in, including the rear subframe that control arms all mount to.
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