Best Answer

Usually you can, you can buy it back from the insurance company for a "salvage" price, you will then have a salvaged title and wont beable to insure the vehicle with full coverage any longer only liability. Talk to the adjuster about it.

User Avatar

Wiki User

βˆ™ 2010-03-02 01:14:04
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides


26 cards

What is forfeiture

Which of these is the best description of delinquency

Which term is defined as property that is pledged as security on a loan

This is Paula's monthly budget What percent of her expenses is spent on insurance

See all cards
1 Review

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Can the owner keep a car that is totaled but is still operational?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

Do you get to keep the car after its been totaled?

Only if you buy it.

What do you do with a totaled car?

If you actually, "own the car still" and the insurance didn't keep it, sell it for parts in your local trading post, sell it to a junkyard or buy another one and keep it for parts.

If a car is totaled only because repair and parts exceeds fifty percent of Blue Book value but car is still structurally sound could the owner negotiate to keep the vehicle as part of the settlement?

I've done this twice in my life with cars that were still roadable after an accident. I offered $100 on one and $300 on another and both were accepted.

What happens to a car that's declared totaled by the insurance company?

If you want to keep a totaled car, the insurance company will determine the salvage value and deduct that from your settlement check. You can still get liability insurance (if there are no safety issues related to the damage), but not collision or comprehensive unless you have the repairs made.

What percentage of people keep totaled cars?

82% The study was done at the University of Your Mom.

What was the purpose of sharecropping?

Sharecropping was used to keep the land owner in wealth and have workers but still with little pay.

If insurance declares a car totaled can you cancel the claim and keep the car?

You can accept the claim and then buy back the car. This way you get money for the claim and you get to keep your car. The price for the car will be way lower at the totaled price than what you will receive in the claim.

My medicaid paid for wheelchair was totaled when a car hit me. They are sending me 23000 do i keep the cash?

Am I allowed to keep money from insurance company

After settling with the insurance company for a totaled car do you keep the car or does the insurance compnay?

Legally, if the company pays you for the totaled vehicle, it belongs to them. You can offer (if they don't) to by the scraps back. This would be deducted from your settlement and you would be paid the difference.

Can one owner keep other owner out of house?

No. Not without a court order.

What did the slave owner do to keep the baby slaves on his farm?

the slave owner would make sure to keep the slave only in his property.

Will a Ruger P93 still fire with the magazine out?

Yes, it will. Since you are asking the question, you probably do not have an owner's manual which DOES address that question. The link below will take you to an owner's manual from the Ruger website. You can print a copy to keep.

People also asked