Body shops have lots of different types of parts available to fix your damaged car. What types of car parts are primarily paid for by insurance companies? The answer to the question can vary depending on which insurance company you are insured with and how your policy is set up. Take a look at the different types of car parts available and why body shops and insurance companies like them or not.
Insurance companies on the other hand usually only pay the cost of OEM parts if no other parts are available. Or, if you have requested an OEM endorsement which you pay extra for. Insurance companies are looking to repair your vehicle like, kind, and quality which can usually be done just as well by using other types of car parts. It is not only the job of the to make you whole again, but to also do so at the lowest cost.