Go Back   English Forum Switzerland > Help & tips > Transportation/driving
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 05.03.2015, 15:36
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Baar
Posts: 276
Groaned at 2 Times in 2 Posts
Thanked 111 Times in 53 Posts
bobo_97 has earned the respect of manybobo_97 has earned the respect of manybobo_97 has earned the respect of many
Car which had this accident

Im on the verge of buying a car and was told it had a "small" accident. As I know little of cars and also dont know german that well. Would anyone with soem knowledge of cars have a look at the attached pdf (the invoice of the repair) and tell me if they would be worried?
Attached Files
File Type: pdf auftrag_2014018862_1.150305-14000921711.pdf (32.2 KB, 316 views)
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 05.03.2015, 15:49
dodgyken's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Democratic Republic Kenistan
Posts: 9,807
Groaned at 340 Times in 276 Posts
Thanked 17,432 Times in 6,662 Posts
dodgyken has a reputation beyond reputedodgyken has a reputation beyond reputedodgyken has a reputation beyond reputedodgyken has a reputation beyond reputedodgyken has a reputation beyond reputedodgyken has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

It was smacked up the backside by the sounds of it.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05.03.2015, 15:51
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Baar
Posts: 276
Groaned at 2 Times in 2 Posts
Thanked 111 Times in 53 Posts
bobo_97 has earned the respect of manybobo_97 has earned the respect of manybobo_97 has earned the respect of many
Re: Car which had this accident

Yes I believe so and the sensor for reversing was replaced. But does this have any impact on structural damage? value when selling it?
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 05.03.2015, 15:53
bigblue2's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Glarus
Posts: 6,148
Groaned at 309 Times in 249 Posts
Thanked 9,508 Times in 3,865 Posts
bigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

what car is it and how old?
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 05.03.2015, 15:54
bigblue2's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Glarus
Posts: 6,148
Groaned at 309 Times in 249 Posts
Thanked 9,508 Times in 3,865 Posts
bigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

and what colour, is it metallic?
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 05.03.2015, 15:54
VFR on top's Avatar
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Basel
Posts: 715
Groaned at 19 Times in 11 Posts
Thanked 1,528 Times in 548 Posts
VFR on top has a reputation beyond reputeVFR on top has a reputation beyond reputeVFR on top has a reputation beyond reputeVFR on top has a reputation beyond reputeVFR on top has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

any accident that can be repaired for under 1K is pretty minor. Cosmetic most likely. Google translate can be your friend...
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 05.03.2015, 15:55
baboon's Avatar
Forum Veteran
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Rheintal
Posts: 2,467
Groaned at 73 Times in 64 Posts
Thanked 2,938 Times in 1,467 Posts
baboon has a reputation beyond reputebaboon has a reputation beyond reputebaboon has a reputation beyond reputebaboon has a reputation beyond reputebaboon has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

Quote:
View Post
any accident that can be repaired for under 1K is pretty minor. Cosmetic most likely. Google translate can be your friend...
Read to the bottom. It was € 2.6K!

Seems like a dent in the tailgate plus damage to the frame there and a new bumper.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 05.03.2015, 15:56
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Baar
Posts: 276
Groaned at 2 Times in 2 Posts
Thanked 111 Times in 53 Posts
bobo_97 has earned the respect of manybobo_97 has earned the respect of manybobo_97 has earned the respect of many
Re: Car which had this accident

Audi Q5, 2014.

I have translated it but I dont know the meaning of it, hence the post.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 05.03.2015, 15:57
bigblue2's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Glarus
Posts: 6,148
Groaned at 309 Times in 249 Posts
Thanked 9,508 Times in 3,865 Posts
bigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

2.6k damage on a 100k car is nothing,

2.6k damage to a 10k car is another matter
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 05.03.2015, 15:58
bigblue2's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Glarus
Posts: 6,148
Groaned at 309 Times in 249 Posts
Thanked 9,508 Times in 3,865 Posts
bigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

Quote:
View Post
Audi Q5, 2014.

I have translated it but I dont know the meaning of it, hence the post.

in that case I recon you'll be fine, I see they took the pee with the paint costs. an eagle eyed buyer will spot the paint work especially if metallic so best keep that invoice
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 05.03.2015, 16:00
aSwissInTheUS's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Zurich area
Posts: 5,049
Groaned at 40 Times in 38 Posts
Thanked 7,111 Times in 3,232 Posts
aSwissInTheUS has a reputation beyond reputeaSwissInTheUS has a reputation beyond reputeaSwissInTheUS has a reputation beyond reputeaSwissInTheUS has a reputation beyond reputeaSwissInTheUS has a reputation beyond reputeaSwissInTheUS has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

Quote:
View Post
what car is it and how old?
Read the document. It is all in there.

It had a rear crash. It was not on the bench (That would be Richtarbeiten).
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 05.03.2015, 16:06
bigblue2's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Glarus
Posts: 6,148
Groaned at 309 Times in 249 Posts
Thanked 9,508 Times in 3,865 Posts
bigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

hehehehe just re-read the first post.

Is the car cheaper to comparable cars? the seller has been upfront showing you that which is nice, but its always a good bargaining point. If it worries you walk away, plenty of Q5's out there
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 05.03.2015, 16:19
dodgyken's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Democratic Republic Kenistan
Posts: 9,807
Groaned at 340 Times in 276 Posts
Thanked 17,432 Times in 6,662 Posts
dodgyken has a reputation beyond reputedodgyken has a reputation beyond reputedodgyken has a reputation beyond reputedodgyken has a reputation beyond reputedodgyken has a reputation beyond reputedodgyken has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

Is it more or less than 33,000chf
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 05.03.2015, 16:21
bigblue2's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Glarus
Posts: 6,148
Groaned at 309 Times in 249 Posts
Thanked 9,508 Times in 3,865 Posts
bigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond reputebigblue2 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Car which had this accident

and does it have brown leather seats?
Reply With Quote
This user would like to thank bigblue2 for this useful post:
  #15  
Old 05.03.2015, 16:22
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Baar
Posts: 276
Groaned at 2 Times in 2 Posts
Thanked 111 Times in 53 Posts
bobo_97 has earned the respect of manybobo_97 has earned the respect of manybobo_97 has earned the respect of many
Re: Car which had this accident

??

but no to both questions.
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 05.03.2015, 17:23
Gordon Comstock's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Geneva
Posts: 281
Groaned at 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thanked 420 Times in 172 Posts
Gordon Comstock has earned the respect of manyGordon Comstock has earned the respect of manyGordon Comstock has earned the respect of many
Re: Car which had this accident

Quote:
View Post
and does it have brown leather seats?
It does now.
Reply With Quote
The following 2 users would like to thank Gordon Comstock for this useful post:
Reply




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Had a nasty bike accident yesterday, I am okay bigfujitsu Family matters/health 20 08.11.2014 22:15
Son had bike accident, person claiming insurance ellie3759 Insurance 7 25.05.2013 20:16
Has this car been in an accident? Juddernaut Transportation/driving 10 13.08.2012 18:34
Wife had a small ski accident oferet Family matters/health 7 17.03.2011 21:15
Had a nasty bike accident saturday, am okay now Rahul Family matters/health 26 05.11.2008 23:39


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 10:34.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0