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Hefeweizen
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Body Shop warning

Post by Hefeweizen » Tue Oct 05, 2021 10:48 pm

If anyone in or around Colorado Springs considers body work to be done on their car and wants to use "Supreme Refinish", visit this first please
www.steinbauers.net/Supreme.html
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Re: Body Shop warning

Post by Pod » Mon Oct 11, 2021 3:32 pm

Outrageous!

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Re: Body Shop warning

Post by brickwhite » Wed Oct 13, 2021 8:27 pm

... is this a Joke.

No decent body shop would paint a car to match that badly faded paint.

You would have to paint the whole car. I assume you didn't want to do that.

What did you ask this supreme place to do?

And what did they charge you?
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Re: Body Shop warning

Post by Hefeweizen » Fri Oct 15, 2021 12:42 pm

You did see the damage on my website. That is what needed to be fixed. I let them get away with the primer since I plan on painting the car later anyway. What ticked me off was that Josh claimed that the cracks come from rust. There was no rust before. I don't remember what was paid for this since the insurance paid for it. I think it was around the $2,400 area
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Re: Body Shop warning

Post by brickwhite » Fri Oct 15, 2021 8:34 pm

If you don't paint primer it rusts...

Was the whole fender cut and new metal welded in?

yep
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That would be the only way to fix that, I assume for $2400 they hammered it out and threw on some bondo..

Sucks..
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