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Unread 02-10-2007, 01:55 AM   #1
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I closed the boot and the glass shattered. I didn't use excess force. Do you know why it would do this please? I didn't notice any damage before I opened it because it was covered in snow.

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Unread 02-10-2007, 12:57 PM   #2
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Closed the boot, some european words are so funny (sorry, no offence) the weight of the snow could cause it to crack, and when you shut it, it shut it just hard enough and caused it to shatter.
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He may have ruined his cylinder walls and compression wings.
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Yeah. Should hold up fine, long as you don't drive like a primate.

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Unread 02-10-2007, 02:28 PM   #3
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Probably the weight of the snow plus how brittle materials get in the snow caused it to break.
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