Recent updates to Audatex DBRM Section 4-2 Labor Exclusions added that “Drain, Refill and/or Top off Windshield Washer Fluid” is NOT INCLUDED in published labor time.

R/I or R/R time for windshield washer reservoir does NOT include to drain or fill the washer fluid.

Washer fluid / additives or Disposal fees to drain/ fill the tank is NOT INCLUDED in labor times.

The estimating databases are all intended to be used as a GUIDE ONLY – it is important to remember that the auto body professional performing the repair is in a position to thoroughly inspect, diagnose and identify the methodology and their unique cost of the vehicle damage repair.

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