All three information providers have provided a response to address aluminum/ clean room set up times. CCC and Audatex have stated this is a NOT INCLUDED operation. Mitchell states “NO additional time is needed”.

CCC DEG Inquiry 10980 ” Set up an certified OEM approved Clean Room is not included in the estimated work time.”

AUDATEX DEG Inquiry 11230 “The setup of aluminum room equipment including aluminum vacuum fume and dust extraction have not been considered in labor allowances.”

MITCHELL DEG INQUIRY 13778 “A shop maintaining a dedicated aluminum repair area should not require additional time for Setting up the Clean Room or setting up required extraction systems.”

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