Labor times for Body and Refinish in all three estimating systems (Audatex, CCC and Mitchell) Does not include the labor to remove shipping labels and decals which may also leave behind adhesive residue. This labor would require an on the spot evaluation for additional labor to be added.

Refer to DEG’s Estimate Tool Box for access to all three information providers P pages.

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.

You can view this tip and others on the DEG website by clicking here!

For more information about SCRS, or to join as a member, please visit, call toll free 1-877-841-0660 or email us at