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 20 Years Ago in the Collision Repair Industry (November 1998)

 

PPG has done a comprehensive study of over 2,000 collision repair facilities. Here is a snapshot of some of the statistics:

20 Years Ago in the Collision Repair Industry (October 1998)

 

Jack Gillis of CAPA perhaps best summed up a demonstration of non-OEM parts at the Collision Industry Conference (CIC) in October when he said, “Not one of our better days.”

20 Years Ago in the Collision Repair Industry (January 1998)

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20 Years Ago in the Collision Repair Industry (December 1997)

20 years ago in the collision repair industry (November 1997)

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20 Years ago in the Collision Repair Industry (October 1997)

 

In a meeting with the Automotive Service Association (ASA) earlier this year, Certified Automotive Parts Association (CAPA) Executive Director Jack Gillis outlined CAPA’s new standards and additional testing that will help ensure the quality of CAPA-certified crash parts. Gillis reviewed the plans with ASA in response to ASA’s dissatisfaction with CAPA’s performance.

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CIC Pittsburgh Frank Terlep
Frank Terlep.

 

CCC Information Services’ newly-launched “Secure Share” generated both questions and criticisms at the Collision Industry Conference (CIC) held in Pittsburgh, PA in late April, although the company wasn’t there to respond.

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The Pros and Cons of Getting OEM Certified

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Collision Shop OEM Rick Starbard
Rick Starbard

 

Are automaker shop certifications a potential substitute for collision repair shops seeking less dependence on insurer direct repair programs?

Who Pays Logo 2017

 

Automaker repair procedures and position statements have a clear and positive effect for repairers looking to get reimbursed for “not-included” items.

The value of pre-scanning collision-damaged vehicles was reiterated a number of times by panelists at the recent Collision Industry Conference (CIC) held in Palm Springs, CA.

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