Hail Storms Damage Automobiles

Dealing With Car Damage From Hail Storms

Your car has been damaged in a recent hail storm.  Your sheet metal is dented and your windshield is cracked.  What options do you have? If you go through insurance, are you required to repair all of the damage on your car? Or can you simply fix the glass and live with the hail dents? Let’s find out what you options are. When your car is damaged and you file an insurance claim, the adjuster is required to write you an estimate for all of the visible damage on your car. This includes the sheet metal, glass, damaged trim, and all accessories you carry coverage for. This original estimate is called the Estimate of Record. Continue reading “Hail Storms Damage Automobiles”