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Old 04-16-2013, 09:11 AM   #17
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Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Apex, NC
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My Ride: 2005 330Ci cabrio
Originally Posted by mitfa911 View Post
Don't be scare by the estimates insurance companies come up with. You can easily repair that car with a lot less. You can always by used parts in good condition as replacements. I bought my car from an insurance auction with a salvage title. I have between $2500 and $3000 on the car and that's including the price of the car. Mine came with the hardtop and that's the reason I bought it to begin with. If you are willing to sell the whole car including the hardtop, I might be interested if the price is reasonable. You can find my buildup under my signature.
Why mess with a salvage car and all the work/headache/potential problems? There are lots of nice E46 cabrios out there, many which have been babied as third cars for sunny days. For that settlement offer you can get a nice, straight replacement and just paint the hardtop to match. Move on.
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