Originally Posted by Theoretica
1. Definitely ask for a copy of this $900 estimate, then ask for two more...one to be done at a repair shop of your choosing.
2. I agree that the scooter shouldn't necessarily be gone, but if it is then the $$ goes towards the repairs.
3. Get pictures ASAP, and I wouldn't hand over ANY money until there's an agreement IN WRITING between you and they that details how much is being paid, how often, and exactly...