The car repair begins with an inspection of the estimator on the extent of collusion, diagnosis on the damage, inspection, documentation and in most case photo was taken and the storage of data in regards to the vehicle condition.
In order to have a smooth procedure, the owner has to involve the insurer in all process of repair to avoid penalty of fee payment.He reviews all documentation on damaged parts, before tear down or disassembly of the process take place.
The insurer determines the viability and worthiness of repair or to discard the whole process. Being the owner, he has the last word in regards to repair. cordial relationship between the insurer and customer will enable the mechanic to start work. The parts for repair are then purchased at a recommended price and delivered to the workshop.
The mechanic will have a clue of where to begin once a specific area has been identified. The initial condition will hasten the diagnosis and what parts to order in the initial stage. The initial check will hasten the following procedures. The prerequisite for any job on the vehicle has to be body panel.
To eliminate any oversight when diagnosing the technology of using a laser beam is applied. When the body has passed the test, the vehicle crosses over to the metal workshop for the next stage.
The mechanic will remove any impurities stuck on the body surface of the vehicle to avoid contaminating the paint that may result in poor amalgamation with the body.After the paneling of the dents, paint preparation area takes center stage. The color mix takes place in this section and using the manufacturer specification, the right formula is used.Finally the base coat applied that also protects the finish.To quicken the process, the infrared light system is applied to cure primer paint quickly and properly. Infrared hastens the repair.
In the initial stage when the vehicle was being prepared, it was torn down to ensure that the good parts are not interfered with and to get to the root cause of the problem, but after repair, all parts functioning had to be returned to their original state. Reassembling includes returning to the original state of all parts that were not part of the repair and for the functionality to take place.
The next and final stage before the vehicle is taken to the showroom is the detailing and pre-delivery service. Quality assurance team will put the vehicle under vigor routine test to have reassurance that the final product to be issued will be of the highest standard and the owner given the opportunity to review with the workshop personnel and explanation on what was repaired and how the final cost was arrived at, actually building a relationship with the customer. The vehicle repair industry is very competitive and the only is to have a relationship with the clientele so that any future business can be recommended to the particular workshop and the only way to build confidence is through issuing of certification of repair that encourages the customer to keep returning for future repairs
All tests passed the vehicle is repackaged and an invoice raised ready for delivery to the customer. Cost documentation will help the workshop to forecast on future pricing.