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A repair is a very labour intensive job, a lot of masking off, and surface preparation, plus of course repairing the damaged area and repainting it.
Just for your information, I'm £180 per bumper, and that's pretty much a standard rate for the industry.
I'd go through the insurance as the repair will come with the reassurance of a warranty.
This job should never be complete - the day I think I've done it all, is the day I resign.
Currently in VelSatisfied's garage:
2005 FIAT Ducato 2.8JTD LWB Gran Volume, 2000 Kawasaki ZZR 1100 D7 'fullpower' in black + full GIVI & KAPPA luggage, 2007 MB R-Class 320 CDi Sport LWB uprated by Brabus to 300Bhp don't know if there's a 155mph limiter - will be fun finding out! 2004 Mercedes Vaneo 1.7 CDi Ambiente 7-seater