When the inspector removed the front plate from the electric panel there was clear damage to the exposed part of the bus.
I was told that during installation a ground wire touched the live bus and caused an electrical arc and damage.
We asked to have the panel or just the bus replaced.
We were informed that the electrician tested every component and there should be no problem.
Although the open connectors on the bus look discolored and somewhat uneven they should accept an expansion breaker.
Does anyone have an opinion on whether this could be legit?