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Society of Collision Repair Specialists

Have an opening at your body shop? Let the collision repair community know with a free post on the Society of Collision Repair Specialists’ online...
Author: Repairer Driven News
Posted: September 20, 2017, 8:10 pm
Research firm IHS Markit predicts side-view and rear-view mirror systems will go increasingly high-tech over the next decade — a trend that could add new...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: September 20, 2017, 4:05 pm
Get a dud CAPA-certified aftermarket part? You can now submit a photo of the offender through a revised online complaint form, the Certified Automotive Parts...
Author: Repairer Driven News
Posted: September 20, 2017, 11:00 am
Even the country’s elite collision repairers might have a huge deficit between how much their staff trains and how much OEMs think they should be...
Author: Repairer Driven News
Posted: September 19, 2017, 8:13 pm
The Collision Industry Conference wants to hear how the thousands of you in the trenches fixing, painting, detailing and estimating cars and dealing with customers...
Author: Repairer Driven News
Posted: September 19, 2017, 3:40 pm
While the OEM spent much of the Guild 21 call discussing its certified collision repair program, BMW also last week explained its views on items...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: September 19, 2017, 11:00 am
General Motors this summer announced a major overhaul to the format of its repair procedures, one aimed at replacing technician judgment calls with more precise...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: September 18, 2017, 5:49 pm
A 1-inch crack to the transmission tunnel of an otherwise beautiful 2017 Corvette Grand Sport caused the unlucky vehicle to be totaled — and make...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: September 18, 2017, 3:17 pm
BMW is evaluating whether its contractual obligation to dealerships preclude it from expanding its formal Certified Collision Repair Centres network to independent auto body shops,...
Author: John Huetter
Posted: September 18, 2017, 11:00 am
Editor’s note: Capital One Spark Business, a small business-focused segment of the credit card giant, last year announced a partnership with the Society of Collision Repair Specialists geared at...
Author: Guest Contributor
Posted: September 18, 2017, 11:00 am