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7967Re: [solectria_ev] Re: Force market value for insurance claim

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  • kevin gildea
    Mar 7, 2012
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      As gas prices increase, the value of ev's also. Right now a 97 solectria in
      good shape should realize 7k, or at least 6200.
      Kevin

      On Wed, Mar 7, 2012 at 2:20 PM, anbausa <evfinder@...> wrote:

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      > You are actually not far off, I haven't seen a Force sale this year but
      > the ones I saw last averaged just a little below $5,000.
      >
      > Noel
      > evfinder.com
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      > --- In solectria_ev@yahoogroups.com, "M" <schaferdds@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > Sorry to hear of your accident. While you should be able to show that
      > your 1997 is worth more than $2,500 today, it may also be enough to show
      > that when it was new, your Solectria Force cost more than a brand new Chevy
      > Geo Metro. Let's say that the MSRP was three times for the Force. Three
      > times $1,500 is $4,500. Hope this helps. M P in California
      > >
      > > --- In solectria_ev@yahoogroups.com, Charles Bliss <cbliss@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > ... or like one of my friends who's Porsche 914 was declared 'totaled'
      > > > until he had the insurance company do a formal assessment which showed
      > > > it valued up due to it being Electric and a classic. Assessed at $47k,
      > > > the insurance company paid for full repair.
      > > >
      > > > On 3/2/2012 12:50 PM, Ed Garcia wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > Although I do not know the specifics of Mike's case, I think calling
      > > > > the insurance company a "rip off" might be a bit harsh. In their
      > eyes,
      > > > > we are trying to justify an $8000 valuation for a 97 Geo Metro. You
      > > > > have to expect some push-back from them. They need to be educated.
      > > > > This is why I always insist calling my Force a Solectria, not Geo or
      > > > > Chevy, for insurance and registration purposes. It is like valuating
      > a
      > > > > Tesla as a Lotus.
      > > > >
      > > > > Ed
      > > > > _,_._,___
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