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  • Repairer Driven News Jan 17, 2017 | 11:49 am

    Dubbed “Netflix for cars” by Yahoo Finance, Cadillac earlier this month announced a new “BOOK” program which allows drivers to rent any combination of Cadillacs...

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  • Repairer Driven News Jan 17, 2017 | 06:00 am

    If collision repairers follow manufacturer instructions, structural adhesives might be a reasonably straightforward joining technique, Society of Collision Repair Specialists collision repairers advised in a...

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  • Repairer Driven News Jan 16, 2017 | 16:38 pm

    The Society of Collision Repair Specialists on Monday formally released the first of a new series of educational videos shops can use to inform themselves,...

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  • Repairer Driven News Jan 16, 2017 | 11:32 am

    Aging owners trying to decide the future of their shop might consider an unusual but generous gesture: Donate the entire thing to charity. The Baltimore Sun...

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  • Repairer Driven News Jan 16, 2017 | 06:00 am

    Drawing upon a 2016 survey of the body, new Collision Industry Conference Chairman Guy Bargnes on Thursday laid out changes and guidance for the next three events...

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  • DEGWEB.ORG Nov 17, 2016 | 08:40 am

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  • DEGWEB.ORG Sep 10, 2015 | 14:13 pm

    The CCC bumper prompt has changed over the years and currently when replacing or refinishing a bumper the prompt SHOULD pop up and ask “Will the bumper be refinished in a separate procedure from the other panels?” The prompt will[…]

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  • DEGWEB.ORG Jul 22, 2014 | 01:59 am

    Motor has released an updated P-Page for CCC One estimating. When reading the P-Pages anything that is new for this update will be written in blue. For example on page G5 you will see an updated paragraph outlining Frame setup.[…]

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  • DEGWEB.ORG Jul 8, 2014 | 12:05 pm

    If you utilize used parts in your repair process you must follow the P-pages outlined for LKQ parts. CCC and Audatex have separate p-pages/columns for used parts. These documents can be found within the estimating system and we also have[…]

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  • DEGWEB.ORG Jul 1, 2014 | 10:46 am

    Overlap is defined on page G5 of the Motor Guide to estimating as the following:OVERLAPWhen replacing two or more components the duplication of includedlabor procedures is known as overlap. Labor procedures(R&R/R&I/D&R) that create overlap include, but are not limited to,mechanical[…]

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  • GM Repair Insights Dec 7, 2016 | 16:08 pm

     Front Grille Assembly replacements for the latest Chevrolet and GMC trucks are making a statement. Repairing/replacing grille and grille related components on Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra light-duty trucks is a whole lot simpler with GM’s new primed grille kits,[…]

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  • GM Repair Insights Dec 7, 2016 | 11:32 am

     Whether shops actually place Help Wanted posts on Internet job boards or in the press, most are always on the lookout for more good people. Lately, the combination of an aging workforce and an expanding market is forcing repairers to[…]

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  • GM Repair Insights Dec 7, 2016 | 11:12 am

     Adding more Genuine GM Parts to your repair mix cuts cycle times and other waste since they always fit right the first time and require no additional work. Oftentimes, shops need to pair this strategy with additional tactics to run[…]

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