Originally Posted by NSmist
In an economy like this, body shops have been nickel and dime'n everything. They gotta keep their body guys / painters busy so they don't just ship, even if that means cutting their work order hours.
We had an '07 Impala crushed all the way up to the rear seats from a rear end collision. I'm pretty sure it came within $10 of being totaled, thanks to the cheap body shop manager. Sat on that frame machine for 3 months before it was shipped out the door.
i wouldnt, it wouldnt be worth the time and the headache, or at least that was what i was taught by the old timer who used to own a shop before he retired and started teaching[estimating class lol]. i woulndt want that thing coming back time and time again for this here, this there that was either looked over or w/e