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post #61 of 63 Old 06-20-2013, 02:49 PM
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The main pic most news places have been using,where is the rear end damage?
CLEARLY a spare tire was put on it after the accident..(don't know why) ...

..and just because the back hatch isn't smashed in doesn't mean a car didn't go under the bumper and crush/impact the gas tank...which is more than likely what happened.

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post #62 of 63 Old 06-20-2013, 02:53 PM
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Sorry no way around a fire in that accident,no matter if the gas tank was mid mounted or not since the diff would have puntured it anyways.

I differ with your view...the differential would NOT have punctured it in this one...
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post #63 of 63 Old 06-20-2013, 03:27 PM
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CLEARLY a spare tire was put on it after the accident..(don't know why) ...

..and just because the back hatch isn't smashed in doesn't mean a car didn't go under the bumper and crush/impact the gas tank...which is more than likely what happened.
What vehicle? A corvette would have a hard time hitting the gas tank on a stock KJ.If you look in the pic the rear bumper support is perfectly untouched,no rear end impact at all,the tail pipe is still untouched as well.

'02 Liberty sitting on 35" tires,HP44,RockJock60,and AtlasII t-case
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