Collision Repair News

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In an effort to be your one-stop-shop for all things collision repair we have added a new feature to the site. Now you can access other related industry sites right from our footer. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Related Industry Links.


Per your requests, we are adding step-by-step instructions on how to access the vehicle maker repair information to complement our how-to-videos on the OEM Information pages. Easily reference this article by clicking the link under the video on the Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and RAM OEM Information page.


The I-CAR developed OEM Partial Parts Replacement Search on the RTS Portal now features all Mini vehicles through model year 2015.


Per your requests, we are adding step-by-step instructions on how to access the vehicle maker repair information to complement our how-to-videos on the OEM Information pages. Easily reference this article by clicking the link under the video on the Audi OEM Information page.


The I-CAR developed OEM Partial Parts Replacement Search on the RTS Portal now features all Volkswagen vehicles through model year 2015.


Did you miss the Great Designs in Steel 2015 conference? Don't worry, they have you covered.


Per your requests, we are adding step-by-step instructions on how to access the vehicle maker repair information to complement our how-to-videos on the OEM Information pages. Easily reference this article by clicking the link under the video on the Volkswagen OEM Information page.


The I-CAR developed OEM Partial Parts Replacement Search on the RTS Portal now features all INFINITI vehicles through model year 2015.


Per your requests, we are adding step-by-step instructions on how to access the vehicle maker repair information to complement our how-to-videos on the OEM Information pages. Easily reference this article by clicking the link under the video on the INFINITI OEM Information page.


Check out the quarter panel on this 2015 Nissan NV. That's a vertical line of exposed seam sealer from the OEM. It can be found on the 2500 and 3500 versions of this vehicle dating back to model year 2013. Seam sealer isn't normally exposed like this on the exterior of the vehicle, so what do you do with it if you have to replace it?


Per your requests, we are adding step-by-step instructions on how to access the vehicle maker repair information to complement our how-to-videos on the OEM Information pages. Easily reference this article by clicking the link under the video on the Nissan OEM Information page.


The I-CAR developed OEM Partial Parts Replacement Search on the RTS Portal now features all Nissan vehicles through model year 2015.


The I-CAR developed OEM Partial Parts Replacement Search on the RTS Portal now features all Jaguar vehicles through model year 2015.


The I-CAR developed OEM Partial Parts Replacement Search on the RTS Portal now features all Land Rover vehicles through model year 2015.


Per your requests, we are adding step-by-step instructions on how to access the vehicle maker repair information to complement our how-to-videos on the OEM Information pages. Easily reference this article by clicking the link under the video on the Land Rover OEM Information page.