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Phoenix-area residents can apply for free rides in one of Google’s self-driving Chrysler Pacificas — another move that hastens the rise of autonomous technology that seems...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: April 26, 2017, 11:00 am
Helping to inform the California Assembly Insurance Committee prior to its 13-0 approval of an insurer-backed collision repair bill was what seems to be a...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: April 26, 2017, 11:00 am
Despite members praising its sponsor for being willing to hear auto body industry concerns, the California Assembly Insurance Committee unanimously gave a seal of approval...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: April 25, 2017, 6:48 pm
“Corrosion protection” is a process, not a single operation, and failure by a shop to realize this could lead to unfortunate outcomes down the road,...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: April 25, 2017, 11:00 am
Sweetening the deal by more than $4 billion, PPG on Monday announced it had offered AkzoNobel about $28.8 billion to buy the company. The Pittsburgh-based...
Author: Repairer Driven News
Posted: April 25, 2017, 3:45 am
Despite Tesla making it more convenient for auto body shops to obtain OEM collision repair certification, external issues like Tesla’s parts management and insurer behavior...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: April 24, 2017, 7:37 pm
Tesla’s switch to a predominantly online collision repair training program is foolhardy given increasing vehicle complexity, Tesla-certified shops said. Granted anonymity by Repairer Driven News...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: April 24, 2017, 7:36 pm
Seeking to expand its body shop network ahead of the potentially blockbuster Model 3, Tesla informed its certified collision repairers last week that it would replace...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: April 24, 2017, 11:00 am
Scanning is still one of the hottest topics in collision right now, and calibration — restoring cameras and sensors to OEM tolerances following an impact...
Author: Repairer Driven News
Posted: April 21, 2017, 3:45 pm
Three important voices were missing from a Collision Industry Conference panel Thursday on CCC’s controversial Secure Share platform. Most importantly, CCC itself, which refused to...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: April 21, 2017, 11:00 am