Possibly one less URQ update

DGraber460 at aol.com DGraber460 at aol.com
Tue Apr 5 22:29:37 EDT 2005

Finally got a call from the insurance company today, after they had  reviewed 
the car with the collision center technicians.
The verdict is "total".
I had sort of hoped for this, but for reasons of not being able to  ever get 
the car straight, not for their reason of "low value". They tried  to pull the 
fender away to get a view of the suspension, and the windshield and  other 
areas snapped. At this point they priced a valance, a fender, and a door,  and 
gave up.
The value in their estimate is fixed at $6500. I disagreed and started the  
negotiation process, whatever that will be. I now have to convince them  that 
their comparisons are not for "similar" cars. I will also need to  find out 
what they consider "salvage" value for the remains. Still can't call my  baby a 

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