• What Causes Paint to Chip?

    What Causes Paint to Chip?

    While major paint damage is becoming rarer as coatings technology improves, all vehicles will have chipped paint at some point. What causes these chips, and what can you do to prevent them? Why Does Paint Chip? The harder something strikes paint, the more likely it will chip off. However, if the paint is in good

  • Collision Repair Jargon

    Collision Repair Jargon

    Are you having trouble following the work that needs to be done after an accident? Do you feel like your insurance agent is speaking another language? Here are some of the most common terms used by the collision repair industry and what they mean. Parts and Repairs OEM: This stands for “Original Equipment Manufacturer.” These

  • Keeping Up with ADAS in Collision Repair

    Keeping Up with ADAS in Collision Repair

    It may be a few years before we have autonomous cars, but self-driving technology is making its way into cars to improve safety and drivability. These Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS) include features like lane-keep assist, collision mitigation, blind spot detection, adaptive cruise control and automatic braking. While they can do a lot to help

  • Auto Repair Certifications and Why They’re Important

    Auto Repair Certifications and Why They’re Important

    How do you know you can trust an auto body shop with your car? Word of mouth is king seeing as that is what we count on, referrals. ASE and I-CAR both oversee the repair industry, but they do so in different ways. Here’s what their certifications mean, and how they can help you pick a

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