How do I effectively appeal a total loss settlement?

I’m located in NJ and I am appealing a total loss settlement with my insurance
company. Besides comparable vehicles, what are some things I should consider in
my argument? Thank you in advance

Asked on May 18, 2017 under Accident Law, New Jersey


SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

Since the issue is what *your* car was worth, any provable, objective factors that made it more valuable than other allegedly comparable vehicles should be documented and brought forward, such as: any custom options or features, including paint or window tinting, any new (i.e. newer than the rest of the car) parts or tires, and low mileage, if applicable.

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