Originally Posted by elciddragon
I fast-forwarded to the last page. Apparently it was more a case of egregious price gouging by the body shop. They charged him around 4000 pounds simply to repaint the bumper from what I could make out. Someone else did the math by adding up the parts cost of all the pedestrian safety stuff, labor etc and then there were about 4000 pounds left over.
Good thing you didn't read the whole thread and realize that was some random guy making up a random number.
No details on the official price have been posted yet, the OP is waiting on an invoice from his insurer.
That's absurd if true.