Totaled trailer

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  1. IH Truck Guy

    IH Truck Guy Road Train Member

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  3. kemosabi49

    kemosabi49 Trucker Forum STAFF Staff Member

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    If this is a serious question, you need to provide more info. Otherwise, the replies could possibly be a little sarcastic.
     
  4. streetglider

    streetglider Medium Load Member

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    I say its a bs question from a bored driver
     
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  5. SoulScream84

    SoulScream84 Road Train Member

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    No it's a great time to remember her, she's friskier and can't get more pregnant.
     
  6. Catmando

    Catmando Road Train Member

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    True that ...!
    I was thinking about the child support .. or her daddy with a shotgun
     
  7. TallJoe

    TallJoe Road Train Member

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    Why B.S. accusations? It is possible for a trailer to crack, for instance. You can't drive it but the freight itself can be intact. I can see a scenario like that quite possible.
    I would try to transfer the freight onto another trailer...easier said than done and expensive too.
     
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  8. SoulScream84

    SoulScream84 Road Train Member

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    Why? Well quite simply because at least 2-3x per week somebody decides to get into the business without a clue of what is required in expenses, or legalities. This particular individual was just on trying to find out what is needed to run an outfit like the 1099s out of Chicago where he can charge an o/o to run under his authority.
     
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  9. buddyd157

    buddyd157 Road Train Member

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    flatbed trailers don't have seals.

    but many zoo's do.

    and so does the ocean(s)

    and i hear, the U.S. Navy has seals too...!!!!
     
  10. Dockbumper

    Dockbumper Road Train Member

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    Because there is absolutely zero context in his question. Was he in a wreck and it was laying on its side in the median? HOW was it TOTALED? WHY is the seal missing.......or is it? Notice how the OP hasn't been back? Why do people pose incomprehensible questions, and then vanish.....I don't know...do you? I actually like all of the current answers.
     
  11. mstrchf117

    mstrchf117 Light Load Member

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    Ignore the 10 foot gash in the side, if the seal is intact you're good!
     
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