Traffic Idioms (American idioms) 美 式交通的慣用語
explanation : A 'fender-bender' is a minor
accident. They can often happen during 'bumper-to-bumper'
traffic! The 'fender' refers to the part of the car's body that covers
the tire. In a 'fender-bender' there is some damage to a car, but not
enough to make it impossible to drive.
Tom had a fender bender on the Central Highway, but he was able to keep
diving to the repair shop.