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CCC, Audatex, and Mitchell – Disassembly of Replacement Parts for Refinish

September 17th, 2018|Comments Off on CCC, Audatex, and Mitchell – Disassembly of Replacement Parts for Refinish

Some replacement parts may come preassembled from the supplier in primer or with incorrect supplied body color. Labor to disassemble replacement parts i.e. grilles, mirrors, various exterior mounted body parts is NOT INCLUDED and would require an on the spot evaluation. An example of this situation would be a replacement grille for a Ram 1500 PN68197703AA which comes “Primed” from the supplier. Additional labor to remove the inserts is NOT [...]

CCC, Audatex, and Mitchell – Disassembly of Replacement Parts for Refinish

September 17th, 2018|Comments Off on CCC, Audatex, and Mitchell – Disassembly of Replacement Parts for Refinish

Some replacement parts may come preassembled from the supplier in primer or with incorrect supplied body color. Labor to disassemble replacement parts i.e. grilles, mirrors, various exterior mounted body parts is NOT INCLUDED and would require an on the spot evaluation. An example of this situation would be a replacement grille for a Ram 1500 PN68197703AA which comes “Primed” from the supplier. Additional labor to remove the inserts is NOT [...]

CCC, Mitchell and Audatex – OEM EPC (Electronic Parts Catalogue) Access to Toyota / Lexus Vehicles

August 27th, 2018|DEG Estimating Tips|

Toyota and Lexus have now made it easier to gain access to their OEM EPC’s allowing shops to access this information directly saving a phone [...]

CCC, Mitchell and Audatex – Shipping labels and decals attached to replacement parts

August 20th, 2018|DEG Estimating Tips|

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 [...]

CCC, Mitchell and Audatex – Replacement parts may come pre-painted and assembled from the OEM

July 23rd, 2018|DEG Estimating Tips|

Some OEM replacement parts may come pre-painted and/or assembled complete with exterior trim already attached to the part. The replacement part may not match the [...]

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