Does insurance cover a bent rim?
While damages to your car should be covered by collision coverage, aftermarket parts added to a vehicle aren’t always covered. If you have only liability insurance on your car, then you’re out of luck with making an auto insurance claim for your bent rims. Liability coverage in no way covers your vehicle.
Does a bent rim need to be replaced?
Upon the discovery that your rim is bent, you might first wonder, “Can a bent rim be fixed?” Almost always, a professional tire expert will be able to restore the shape of your rim. For more serious damages, the rim may need to be replaced entirely.
Can a bent rim be fixed?
Whether your rim is bent or cracked, you can get it repaired at a local shop. Mechanics can return the bent rims to a “like-new” condition. They can even weld back cracked rims for a fraction of the cost. There are many rim repair centers that use a modern suite of tools to repair or straighten the rims.