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I was in a hurry going to class today, and I hit my front left fender to my carport pole. It seems that there is a dent to it, and the paint off the pole is on my car... I will take pics later (currently in class)

Should I take my car to a body shop or to a bmw dealer?

Anyone know any good body shop in san fernando valley area?
 

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cowmoo32 said:
I can...OUCH! Such a shiny car too. Sorry man, that sux. I hope you wont have to have that repainted.
I dont think I have to get it repainted... its only white paint from the pole
 

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ouch, if it's repairable, it will definetly need paint. if it's popped out the painted will probably stretch and/or crack.
 

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yup, you'll need a new fender. i'm pretty sure that it can't be banged out at that area. but call a good body shop and they'll tell you forsure.

Try reporting to your insurance as a hit and run?
 

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Ok I just buffed some of the paint out



anyone have a good reccomendation for a body shop in socal, preferably in san fernando valley area?
 

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TeKNiC330 said:
yup, you'll need a new fender. i'm pretty sure that it can't be banged out at that area. but call a good body shop and they'll tell you forsure.

Try reporting to your insurance as a hit and run?
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Screw fixing it man. Be smart. Report to insurance, take it to the body shop, and get the body shop to either order M3 fenders or Tornado fenders. I would personally do the M3 ones... then get the hamann grill covers... MMM. Since it's OEM, they can't say no. I think it'll fit...
When my trunk got a hole put through it, I got an 04 trunk with the elongated handle free of charge...

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