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Mitchell on Wednesday committed to a means “without toll charges” for a collision repairer to exchange BMS data with business partners, drawing a major competitive...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: July 26, 2017, 12:30 pm
Estify on Monday announced a pilot program to create estimates populated with repair procedures and accompanied by the instructions themselves. “In broad terms, Estify Pro...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: July 26, 2017, 11:00 am
General Motors announced Tuesday it would “launch a comprehensive collision certification program in 2018,” adding what Statista calls the nation’s No. 1 automaker to the...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: July 25, 2017, 5:27 pm
The Society of Collision Repair Specialists announced Tuesday it would launch an annual “Red Carpet” awards event with this year’s SEMA Week. The organization, which...
Author: Repairer Driven News
Posted: July 25, 2017, 11:00 am
Mitchell on Monday announced a major upgrade from UltraMate that will allow cloud-based estimating across multiple devices and permit a user to have more than...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: July 25, 2017, 12:43 am
The Database Enhancement Gateway, which allows repairers and insurers to make inquiries and suggestions of the Big 3 estimating providers, was augmented in 2015 to offer weekly tips...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: July 24, 2017, 11:00 am
Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen on Friday adamantly denied to Jalopnik Reuters’ report that the CT6 could be cut after 2020, saying that the company plans to...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: July 24, 2017, 11:00 am
A recent high-profile incident involving a stolen paintless dent repair trailer with what media reports indicate was at least $200,000 in tools inside is a...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: July 21, 2017, 5:25 pm
A shop must measure a vehicle in three dimensions every time, without exception, a panel of experts advised on Wednesday’s “Repair University Live.” This includes...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: July 21, 2017, 11:00 am
Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey Executive Director Charlie Bryant last month encouraged his membership to submit complaints to the state when they...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: July 20, 2017, 9:17 pm