TMC is an independent, primarily volunteer organization that relies on ad revenue to cover its operating costs. Please consider whitelisting TMC on your ad blocker and becoming a Supporting Member. For more info: Support TMC

Guess how much the damage cost to fix...

Discussion in 'Model S' started by Hota, Jun 11, 2017.

  1. Max*

    Max* Charging

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2015
    Messages:
    6,591
    Location:
    NoVa
    Yeah, the door handles changed somewhere between 2013 and 2015, I thought they changed again (my 2015 has the new and improved handles. So improved that in 2 years I've had 3 of them die)

    I gotcha.
     
  2. Hota

    Hota Member

    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2016
    Messages:
    186
    Location:
    New England
    Original estimate from adjuster was $1,005

    Tesla approved body shop completed repairs for $4,422

    This doesn't include the Opticoat which I was assured I would get reimbursed for once I get a quote and submit my original receipt. I'm guessing that will come to about $500 for that one side of the car.

    The only part they had to replace was the reveal molding for about $650. No panels were replaced so the remaining cost was labor and paint materials.
     
    • Informative x 5

Share This Page

  • About Us

    Formed in 2006, Tesla Motors Club (TMC) was the first independent online Tesla community. Today it remains the largest and most dynamic community of Tesla enthusiasts. Learn more.
  • Do you value your experience at TMC? Consider becoming a Supporting Member of Tesla Motors Club. As a thank you for your contribution, you'll get nearly no ads in the Community and Groups sections. Additional perks are available depending on the level of contribution. Please visit the Account Upgrades page for more details.


    SUPPORT TMC