Progressive's latest scam

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 11:36 am
Got a 2010 Town & Country in for a sideswipe. Progressive insured. Their latest trick looks to be an attempt at a flat $35 handling fee in addition to the cost of the used part, no percentage markup on a $300 plus door.

Seems that every insurance job they try to think of new ways to screw us.

Of course they left a ton of other procedures off, so I'll just have to keep having them come out until they get to where the price needs to be.

Anybody else seen this before?

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PostPosted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 6:12 am
It must be the adjuster making changes to the estimate as just had a Progressive adjuster in on a small job to day and wrote a more then fair estimate with mark up on a used part and other items. I am not a fan of ins. co's

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:54 am
State Farm tried this with me on sublet items. The local adjuster flat refused to pay a markup on sublet items. I sent in a supplement and the desk reviewer paid my markup. I saved that estimate so the next time my adjuster says State Farm doesn't pay that, I can show it to him.

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