Hail damage presents a dilemma for car owners: It is usually cosmetic -- but they see the damage every time they approach their cars.
Many decide to live with dings. Others file claims only to find out the cost of repair doesn’t reach the amount of their deductibles. Some might find that seemingly minimal damage is enough to cause their insurers to total out their cars.
Should you fix your car? Should you keep a hail-damaged car that’s been totaled? Will your rates rise?
Here are the most common questions we see about hail damage car insurance claims. If you don’t see the answer to your question here, search to see if we have already answered your car insurance question. If not, you can ask your own question.