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#1056 Salvage Auction

Discussion in 'Tesla for Sale' started by TEG, Oct 23, 2011.

  1. raymond

    raymond Member

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    I'd say the only option is repair by Tesla Motors. So that would also mean that the repair estimate comes directly from TM. Any other options?
     
  2. bonnie

    bonnie Oil is for sissies.

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    The spare parts are probably worth a bit.
     
  3. Lloyd

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    This car will also always for the rest of it's life have a "salvaged title" and will never be worth the value of one that has not been wrecked. I don't see that it has any value, except for parts. It would be tough to pay 10K+ for a parted car on the hopes that you might sell pieces of it later. I don't believe a salvage yard would pay 10K for it.
     
  4. smorgasbord

    smorgasbord Active Member

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    There's easily $10K worth of interior parts - carbon fiber sills, dash, center console, plus the Nav unit, seats, etc.

    Someone who's looking to build their own EV would snap this sucker up just for the batteries, PEM, and drivetrain, then sell the interior parts.
     
  5. bonnie

    bonnie Oil is for sissies.

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    I notice it's already been sold. Someone must have collected it for the parts.
     
  6. TEG

    TEG TMC Moderator

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    Which one? The two new links are for different cars...
     
  7. bonnie

    bonnie Oil is for sissies.

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  8. TEG

    TEG TMC Moderator

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    OK, but the original listing here still seems active for a few more days.
     
  9. NigelM

    NigelM Recovering Member

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    It's not nice putting up those links so close to Halloween....:crying:
     
  10. bonnie

    bonnie Oil is for sissies.

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    But on the listing itself, it says, "This vehicle has already been sold."
     
  11. TEG

    TEG TMC Moderator

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  12. bonnie

    bonnie Oil is for sissies.

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    I'd keep replying, but it's clear I'm confusing the matter :).
     

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