Can I choose any auto body shop?
"Yes. By law, you have the right to have your vehicle repaired at any
licensed auto body shop. Although your insurance company may recommend a
body shop, the choice is yours, not the insurance companies."
Can you work with my insurance company?
We work with most major insurance companies. We know their
adjusters and processes,
and we値l be your advocate during the repair process."
Do you provide towing service?
Q: Do I
need to have insurance to bring my car to Donahoo Collision?
A: "No. You can pay for the
soon will repairs start?
A: "We order parts and
start repairs as soon as you sign the repair order."
long will a estimate take?
A: "Depending on the
extent and nature of the damage and insurance company relations it takes us about 15
minutes to issue an auto body repair estimate."
you take me home or to my office after I drop off my car?
A: "Yes, we have a free
shuttle that operates within a five-mile radius of our location."
long will my repairs take?
A: "That depends on the
extent and nature of the damage, but four to five days is typical. We値l
give you an approximate time frame along with your estimate. We'll work
hard to repair your car's body correctly and as soon as possible, and
you値l be notified every two days of your car's progress. Hidden damage
is occasionally discovered once the repair process begins, and you値l be
contacted immediately if such a discovery will lengthen the process."
my car be just like it was before the accident? Will the paint match?
A: "Yes, we値l repair your
car to factory specifications.
factory finishes incorporate multiple layers of highly specialized
paints. We have made a major investment in the finest paint system
available and constantly upgrades its technology and equipment to ensure
that each vehicle's paint matches. We take special pride in our ability
to match factory finishes as the final step in the restoration process."
CAN I GET OTHER
SERVICE WORK DONE ON MY VEHICLE WHILE IT IS IN THE BODY SHOP?
Just let your advisor know what other work you would like done so that
he or she can make the necessary arrangements."
that wear out and need replacement with time and use (i.e., tires,
batteries, and suspension parts) are commonly subject to betterment
charges when they are replaced during the repair process. These
betterment charges are determined by your insurance company and are
pro-rated based on actual miles on your vehicle."
CAN I wash my car?
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Q: Do you
guarantee your work?
A: "Yes, all work comes
with a written, lifetime guarantee, regardless of the technicalities of
your insurance policy. This guarantee is good for as long as you own
Q: Do I
have to pay anything when I leave my car with you?
A: "No, all payments are
processed after the job is complete."
pays for my rental car?
A: "Often, it痴 the
insurance company that pays for your rental car, but it depends on what
options you selected when you purchased your policy. We have
relationships with several rental car companies, including Enterprise
and Hertz, and in most cases we can arrange to have a rental car pick
you up. There痴 usually a daily cap on rental car expenses paid by your
insurance policy, so we recommend you check your policy before renting a