Doesn't seem to matter with or without insurance with some shops it seems. I went to 2 and told them I would get the parts, you tell me how much it's gonna cost me. One made me angry from the getgo like i was really thinking the side of my car could be fixed. Never went back to that one. The other never gave me a price and said he was waiting on a quote for a quarter panel. I gave up after that. Didn't have the cash anyway but wanted to know what I was looking at roughly at least. Drove my car 12 yrs before the side was pulled out and I think 2 more years before the quarter was replaced. But I love my car so didn't worry about what anyone said. I was just showing how the other half lived! LOL Wishing you luck that you got one now and get the job done!
This is my 64' Galaxie 500, Z code 390, Black/Red (Top Pic). Just picked this up at the end on last year...Transmission issues have plagued me since...(Bottom Pic) is my Black/Black 64' Galaxie 500, 390 (originally a X code 352) hit a deer almost 1 year ago, went with an insurance claim and have been led on for months by 3 different shops, currently working with one...fingers crossed!
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