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Estimating Tip: Mitchell – Mitchell CEG Update > “Additions to Labor” Update

Mitchell has made recent language updates to their CEG (Collision Estimating Guide). One area of updates is the Additions to Labor Time section for NOT INCLUDED operations. “Accessing Repair Information Research, retrieval, review or usage [...]

2021-09-16T14:00:22-04:00September 20th, 2021|DEG Estimating Tips|

Estimating Tip: CCC, Mitchell and Audatex- Two Stage/ Three Stage Refinish

Repair planners should not rely solely on estimating system information when determining if a vehicle is a two-stage or three-stage refinish process. There are instances where the repair facility paint system being used may have [...]

2021-09-13T09:20:19-04:00September 13th, 2021|DEG Estimating Tips|

Estimating Tip: CCC, Mitchell and Audatex- Removal of CERAMIC COATING prior to refinish

“Ceramic” or “Nano” coatings to vehicle surfaces may affect the vehicle preparation and refinish process. It is especially important for repairers to identify if this coating has been applied before performing any repairs by asking [...]

2021-09-02T11:31:06-04:00September 6th, 2021|DEG Estimating Tips|

Estimating Tip: Audatex: DBRM Clarification page 153 “Interior/Exterior Metal”

Recent DEG Inquiry 18614 clarifies Audatex DBRM page 153 section 4-4 “Interior/ Exterior Metal” “Additional RFR Feedback regarding DBRM page 153 Section "Interior/ Exterior metal" We have reviewed the DBRM section INTERIOR/EXTERIOR METAL. This section [...]

2021-08-30T09:33:29-04:00August 30th, 2021|DEG Estimating Tips|

Estimating Tip: Mitchell – Fuel Door Refinish part of quarter or bedside refinish

Fuel door refinishing is included in the quarter panel or bedside refinish operations.  However, masking the recessed opening is NOT INCLUDED in published quarter panel or bedside refinish operations. Masking operations included with quarter panel [...]

2021-08-23T09:18:09-04:00August 23rd, 2021|DEG Estimating Tips|

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