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Audatex – Additional labor for headliner replacement

August 5th, 2019|Comments Off on Audatex – Additional labor for headliner replacement

DEG Inquiry 14422 clarifies headliners being replaced may require modifications to fit additional components for vehicle specific options. Labor to perform “Repair, fitting or modification of new replacement parts (unless part is being sectioned)" is not included in our times provided. This information is also available in Audatex DBRM Guide page 44 section 4-2 Labor Exclusions. The estimating databases are all intended to be used as a GUIDE ONLY [...]

Audatex – Additional labor for headliner replacement

August 5th, 2019|Comments Off on Audatex – Additional labor for headliner replacement

DEG Inquiry 14422 clarifies headliners being replaced may require modifications to fit additional components for vehicle specific options. Labor to perform “Repair, fitting or modification of new replacement parts (unless part is being sectioned)" is not included in our times provided. This information is also available in Audatex DBRM Guide page 44 section 4-2 Labor Exclusions. The estimating databases are all intended to be used as a GUIDE ONLY [...]

CCC, Audatex and Mitchell – Test Fitting / Additional Alignment of Replacement Parts and Adjacent Parts

May 27th, 2019|DEG Estimating Tips|

CCC/ MOTOR: GTE> Labor Time Premise “Trial-Fit of a component to verify dimensional accuracy of adjoining parts” Mitchell: CEG Guide> Labor General information > “Repair [...]

CCC, Audatex and Mitchell – Additional Set Up NOT INCLUDED for Interior Surfaces, Edges and Jambs

May 6th, 2019|DEG Estimating Tips|

Audatex DBRM section 4-4 Pages 134 and 135 TWO and THREE stage “Interior surfaces" states "Does not include additional time for setup". If refinishing interior, [...]

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