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Subject: Perhaps you provide some insight....
Date: Sat, 15 Jan 2000 10:34:16 EST
In august of 1999 my car (1993 Jeep) was hit by a drunk driver while parked in front to my house. We called Farmers to find out what to do. They gave
us a choice of 2 repair shops (both owned by the same people). We chose the one closest to our home. At the shop they had me sign a paper stating that we not 'forced' to use that particular shop. I felt I had to sign the paper but, told the clerk that I was not really given a choice. For all intent and purpose, the damage looked minor and was considered 'minor' according to the police report.
In any case, the repairs took 55 DAYS and we
were hassled every step of the way. After the first 3 weeks of repair, we were told
"your car will be ready by the end of the week", they told us this for at least
A few weeks later we received a check for $1,000.00, which we were happy about and
assumed that the Subrogation issue had been settled. The check stub
We called Framers and the adjuster told us that yes they did make a mistake and the
check should made out to and gone directly to the car rental agency and that we should
have known!! How on earth would we have
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