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Re: [oletrucks] insurance

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Subject: Re: [oletrucks] insurance
From: Adam Brandon Whitson <ABWDVM@rocketmail.com>
Date: Wed, 3 May 2000 05:59:37 -0700 (PDT)
Got mine yesterday. . .  $25.00 for 6 months.

Farm Bureau.


--- Edward Miller <edngael@open.org> wrote:
> That doesn't sound right to me, Robert.  Mine doesn't have seat
> belts,
> and my insurance is about $150 for 6 months, with pretty high
> coverages
> for liability.  That's less than my car.  It assumes less than 5000
> miles per year, which is true:  I drive about a hundred miles a day,
> and
> I'd go broke feeding Ole Rattler at that rate.  The part that really
> sounds funny is that seat belts would only affect your premium for
> personal injury protection, which isn't a big part of the premium.
> Liability is the most of the premium, and I've never heard that
> unbelted
> drivers were more likely to crash into somebody else.  Keep looking,
> I'd
> say.  Oh, I almost forgot to mention, I have Farmers Ins. Co. of OR.
> Ed Miller
> '58 Apache Short Fleetside
> Falls City, OR
> (Netscape let me make a sig file, but sticks it on every outgoing
> mail I
> have.  Don't want that....)
> Robert asks:  Any suggestions on insurance?  I will probably put more
> then 1000 miles a
> year on the truck so my local guy says it can't be a "antique" and
> would
> be
> regular insurance.  He then went on to say that older cars without
> seat
> belts were so expensive to insure until they have been updated that
> it
> might
> be worth buying a second (newer) truck so that I would not put 1000
> miles on
> the ole truck.
> oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and
> 1959

Adam B. Whitson, D.V.M.
Newton, KS  67114
ICQ# 14143374
'52 GMC 350, 248cid

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