Lease Returns

auto recon lease returnsWe all know too well it can be a challenge to maintain your vehicle's appearance during your lease. Unfortunately those little dings, dents and scratches can add up fast and costly when it's time for your lease return. We explain how you can avoid those high lease return charge backs.

What are lease return Charge Backs?

When you return your leased vehicle, you are responsible for any damages the leasing company deems as "excessive wear and tear". Your vehicle will be inspected by the leasing company or dealership when you return it for any areas of damage deemed to be "excessive wear and tear".


The cost of repairing any of this damage will be a charge back. The average vehicle Lessee is charged over than $1,500 when returning their vehicles - often for minor damage such as door dings, bumper scrapes, and minor interior damage.

Normal vs. Excessive Wear?

Normal wear is the minor and reasonable wear a vehicle endures in everyday ordinary operation. Normal wear can include a few small door dings, paint scratches, stone chips less than 2 inches in diameter. Excess wear includes occurrences beyond the normal or ordinary wear a vehicle endures. This includes wear caused by neglect, abuse, damage, poor maintenance, changing the vehicle's appearance or using inferior parts and materials for repairs. Most damage over 2 inches in diameter fall into this category.

How can Dent Effect Auto Reconditioning save you money on YOUR lease return?

It's Simple. Just email your photos of your damage you would likely be charged for when your lease expires. We'll then email you back a quick quote in regards to how much money we can save you! Simple, fast and easy! Our services are guaranteed not to put a big " Dent Effect" in your wallet!


The Dent Effect Team