Originally Posted by slide
Yikes! $9,500 to fix an 800. I'm surprised that was economically sound.
Hope your elbow heals up fully. Sounds like a truly nasty get off.
I think it was close to being written off. The fact that it was only 2 months old probably helped. 9.5k to fix or 15k to replace was their options.
You think hiring a professional is expensive, wait until you hire an Amateur!