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      08-13-2014, 05:34 PM   #1
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Bent Rear Subframe..Boston roads

Soooo as we know Boston roads suck.. and once again I hit a pothole, this time it was a massive pothole, which caused a flat and it caused my rear subframe to bend.

I took it to the shop and they quoted me $1700 for the replacement including labor, do you think this is fair pricing?

Also, any recommendations of shops around MA that will ensure a good job?

Any input is appreciated!
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Did you or someone else see that the subframe was bent? Or did you feel something while driving that suggested you to check it out? I was wondering in case it happens to me. Sorry for no shop input.
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I don't see that as plausible. Other things would fail first. Everything on the subframe is double shear. Did they show you the bend? Do you have pics of the bend?
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