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Lateral thinking ways to save money

I’m pondering buying this purple 2009 Honda Fit for $2300 with quarter rot and dents specifically to swap out the good rear hatch & rear bumper for my damaged ones.

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Doing that and reselling the donor car with the dented parts for whatever I can get for it would be substantially cheaper than having the parts replaced & repainted by a body shop.

Potential Donor Car
Potential Donor Car
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Damage on my car from a Hit & Run driver last year.
Damage on my car from a Hit & Run driver last year.

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