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Woodpecker Inspects a Model 3

Discussion in 'Model 3' started by RScottyL, May 22, 2018.

  1. RScottyL

    RScottyL Member

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    This is not my video, but thought it was kind of funny!

     
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  2. vinnie97

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    Just what we (this forum and myself) needed, some comic relief. It's almost as if divine providence played a role since Andre (the vehicle owner) chose white paint. Those claws would have done an (obvious) number on darker paint (without a full body bra).
     
  3. RyanA

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    All the swirls from the woodpecker... I would have killed it before it touched my m3.
     
  4. galbrecht7

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    He must’ve gotten really impatient waiting for his VIN and just wanted a car now. Anyone ask when he reserved/configured? :p
     
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  6. Fusion

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    He was checking the fit and finish. At least he didn't peck to check how solid the doors are.
     
  7. ebmcs03

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    Light pecking.
     
  8. N5329K

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    In New Zealand, Kea birds like to strip the chrome trim off cars when they aren't pecking their way through sheep.
    Parrots from hell.
    Robin
     
  9. dhanson865

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    he said the whole car has self healing protective film.

     
  10. RedMS

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    Damn. That’s thing would’ve been camp dinner if it did that to my car. The owner is wayyy too cool
     
  11. vinnie97

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    That Suntek shield explains why he was so easygoing about the occurrence (other than the glass).
     
  12. Pkmmte

    Pkmmte Le meow

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    That woodpecker must've really liked the wood trim.
     

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