Thread: New bumper :(
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      11-14-2012, 02:55 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by doubleo View Post
Thanks for the info. I don't think anything needs to be fixed except some deep scratches (would you consider a 2mm deep scratch, deep?), and a minor bent..
No, I don't ... I'm sure a body shop will advice you best.

In my case it was a medium rear ended at a traffic light. At first the damage appeared to be around $1000- on e in the shop it was established the bumper had a crack and on e removed from the car the bracket holding the bumper was cracked and required to be replaced as well. All in all the end oat was just over $3000- with labour, paint and 13% tax.

Your case might be just cosmetic, perhaps wait till the next guy hits you (heaven forbid) from the back. :d
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