Many factors go into choosing a shop that is exactly right for you and there is a lot to consider before you make a decision.
Does the auto body shop have a good reputation?What certifications do they have?Does the auto body shop offer a warranty?Do you need special services?What kind of environment / appearance does the auto body shop maintain?
1. Assess Damage / Customer Authorization2. Secure Insurance Approval3. Order and Receive Parts4. Arrange Rental Car5. Disassemble Car6. Complete Body Repairs7. Reassemble Vehicle8. Sublet and Quality Control9. Clean For Delivery10. Finalize Repair Billing11. Arrange For Payment12. Pick Up Your Car
12 Step Repair Process
Reporting the ClaimEstimating the DamageDeciding Who Will PayInsurance AuthorizationGetting the Car FixedPaying for the repairs
The Insurance ProcessAt the "Scene of the Accident"