Your vehicle is inspected for visable damage and entered into the computer to determin the initial cost of repairs. Additionally, there is often hidden damage that can not be seen until the vehicle is disassembled.
2. Insurance Approval
After the estimate is competed the insurance company will review it. At this point the insurance will determine if the vehicle is repairable. Then the vehicle repair process begins.
3. RENTAL SET UP
If you have rental on your policy or you are the claimant you are entitled to a rental vehicle which we will set up for you. They will come pick you up from our shop when you drop off your vehicle for repairs.
As your vehicle is disassembled hidden damage may be found.
5. Order Parts
At this point parts are checked for availability and ordered. Sometimes parts need to be special ordered.
6. Structure Repair
If there is structural damage a computer based measurement sytem is used to analyze the structure repair. This assures an accurate repair. The unitized body is now returned back to the factory specifications.
7. Body Repair
The body repair department repairs all the body work required. If its just a simple body part repair, the part is normally removed and painted and then replaced.
Preparation is critical step in the refinishing process. All proper steps are taken to assure a good adhesion and paint finish.
Final moldings and detail pieces are attached to the vehicle. We check all the vehicle's systems during this process. Lights, dash lights etc.
During the repair process the vehicle may accumulate dust from the repairs, which we thoroughly clean. We wash your vehicle and do a mini detail job on it. If you would like a full detail including a rug shampoo call us for a price quote.
11. Test Driven & Completed
Your vehicle is almost ready for delivery, but before it does, we do a road test to ensure everything is working properly. A final inspection at this time assures the vehicle is completly done. You will be notified at this point to let you know that the vehicle is ready for pick up.
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