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Old 06-01-2013, 01:11 PM
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You mention it is starting to "bug you", that being the case I would go with one of the businesses you mentioned. Yes it wil cost you a few bucks, but prices sound reasonable and once done you will be much happier.
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Do you this 325 is a good price for this repair? This the quote I got from a reputable shop that a few people recommend me to.
Not sure.. But the price suggests to me that they are replacing the bumper rather than removing the dent and refinishing. It does make sense for them to do that because it will more profitable, and a faster fix. I would mention that the fix is being paid out of your own pocket and see if they can do better on the pricing. Sometimes the shops go with the higher estimate thinking that the insurance company will be picking up the tab.

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I paid CASH & received a good discount
it may have helped that i had told the guy that i did NOT need a receipt, before he even started the job
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Not sure.. But the price suggests to me that they are replacing the bumper rather than removing the dent and refinishing. It does make sense for them to do that because it will more profitable, and a faster fix. I would mention that the fix is being paid out of your own pocket and see if they can do better on the pricing. Sometimes the shops go with the higher estimate thinking that the insurance company will be picking up the tab.

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Actually the price they gave me is for refinishing the bumper. They said they would fix the dent then reprint everything. Now they also said they could do pdr, but if I went that route I would still be left with to small chips in the paint.

My main reason for it not being fixed yet is because I was debating a addictive desert disigns front bumber, but I've decided that's too much I want to spend on a bumber... I'd rather put it into other mods
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