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      01-25-2010, 07:41 AM   #1
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Hit and run fender bender.. need advice

My drivers side rear fender got dented, it's pretty bad, but I believe only the fender got damaged.

Can anyone recommend a legit body shop that can repair this?

Anyone have any idea how much it'll roughly cost?

My car is alpine white, hopefully that makes repainting it cheaper/easier.

This sucks!
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      01-25-2010, 11:34 AM   #2
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Spectrum Collision

+1 (949) 597-8200

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Brother got his M6 done there and I got a quote for my M3 there. Great people amazing job too!
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      01-25-2010, 11:38 AM   #3
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Call nathan @ C&C collision

Tell him Damian (the guy who hit the cat) referred you
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Tell him Damian (the guy who hit the cat) referred you
+1 for Nathan at C&C in Pasadena.

They can repair your baby to mint condition.

I highly recommend this paint & body shop for their repair work and color matching skills. C&C will make you car look like it was never damaged at all. That's how good these guys are...

Mr. Harris, for once...don't argue with me please.

Just trust my advice and give Nathan Simmons a call.

(626) 795-4749

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      01-25-2010, 01:30 PM   #5
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+1 for Nathan at C&C in Pasadena.

They can repair your baby to mint condition.

I highly recommend this paint & body shop for their repair work and color matching skills. C&C will make you car look like it was never damaged at all. That's how good these guys are...

Mr. Harris, for once...don't argue with me please.

Just trust my advice and give Nathan Simmons a call.

(626) 795-4749

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+1 C&C (Nathan).
http://www.candccollision.com/
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Avio Coach Craft (Stan).
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+1 for Nathan at C&C in Pasadena.

They can repair your baby to mint condition.

I highly recommend this paint & body shop for their repair work and color matching skills. C&C will make you car look like it was never damaged at all. That's how good these guys are...

Mr. Harris, for once...don't argue with me please.

Just trust my advice and give Nathan Simmons a call.

(626) 795-4749

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I'll trust you LMB, your advice is 99% spot on. Are they experienced with BMW's? Particularly the E9Xs?
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      01-25-2010, 10:32 PM   #7
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Sorry to hear about this bud, I had a similar issue and its an infuriating thing to deal with. Best of luck with a speedy and reasonable repair!
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Spectrum Collision

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Brother got his M6 done there and I got a quote for my M3 there. Great people amazing job too!

+1 Great shop, nothing but stunning work......the work is the quality of that from the BMW factory but in Orange County....

They also offer a 90 day follow up in which they will clay and wax your vehicle for free...

ask for Luis, he is the GM and tell him "Innovative" Dave referred you
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      01-26-2010, 12:48 AM   #10
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i would recommend Patrick at Marcos autobody in pasadena on Fair Oaks.

i have had good experiences with them.

patrick has also referred me to Spectrum Collsion in Irvine.
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Go to C&C, that is a repair that needs to be done right.

If it was hit and run it might go against your uninsured motorist coverage if you have it.
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