If you have been a reader of this blog, you know we have approached the reasons damaged cars get that title quite often. And although most reasons are just as important, cars deemed salvage due to floods and hurricanes need a little extra attention.
Who can ever forget their first car? I know I wish I could. If I had better guidance or a little more knowledge 15 years ago, I bet my opinion about my first vehicle would be different. Way different.
Where Do Those Cars Go?
A lot of people have the unfortunate experience of being in fender-benders. Fortunately, in most cases, drivers and passengers end up personally unharmed. Many times, insurance companies “write off” the car, declaring it a total loss. You may think it’s repairable, but the insurance company decides that the repair cost is too close to the actual value of the car.