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Adhesive Collision Repair: Everything You Need to Know

Why adhesive collision repair, or glue-pulling, is grabbing hold – and what you need to know about it.

Tesla Approves Cebora Double-Pulse MIG Welders

Tesla has approved the Cebora model 301, 302 and 386 pulse MIG welders for repair of its aluminum vehicles.

What Do I Need to Know About Pre- and Post-Repair Scanning?

Pre-scan, post-scan, recalibration and reprogramming are all different functions and levels of access. Be sure you know what’s called for to complete the repair.

Technical: Getting in Too Deep

A good customer brings in their aluminum-intensive vehicle with structural damage. Do you take the job because of your pride? This is where a shop can get into trouble.

Polyvance Video: How Shops Can Profit from Plastic Repair on Hidden Pieces

The video follows the process of repairing an intercooler for a Ford Escape Eco Boost employing techniques that can be used on countless plastic repairs, particularly on parts found under the hood.

Frame Rack or Bench: Which is Right for Your Shop?

Chief Automotive, one of the world’s largest collision repair equipment manufacturers, offers five tips for deciding whether to buy a new bench or a new frame rack.

SCRS Video: Don’t Lump Scanning, Calibration into One Bucket

In a new Society of Collision Repair Specialists video, “Scanning, Diagnostics and Calibration,” collision repairers talk about the process of scanning for and clearing diagnostic trouble codes, as well as the definitions.

SCRS Video: Corrosion Protection a Process, Not a Line Item

The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) recently published a three-part video series addressing corrosion protection.

Get High Weld Quality with Miller’s Millermatic 350P System

Complete welding system designed to provide high weld quality and simplify repairs on aluminum auto body panels and beds.

Prepare for Aluminum With Goff’s Aluminum Repair Bay

Goff’s new Aluminum Repair Bay includes a clear “tent-style” curtain top, which allows for use of existing light while creating maximum containment separation.

Scuff Faster, Clean Better with SEM’s Scuff & Clean Prep Paste

Scuff & Clean is an abrasive material that cleans and prepares panels for repair or refinish.

H&S Autoshot Unveils New Aluminum Hammer Set

The set includes a pick, chisel and square head hammers marked in red for easy identification, all assembled in a protective foam insert package.