• Are You Required to Get Multiple Estimates for Car Repairs?

    If your vehicle has been damaged in an auto accident, you have the right to have it repaired at the shop of your choice. While your insurance company may have a preferred shop, you are not obligated to go to that shop. You are also not required to obtain more than one estimate before your […]

  • When Should You Replace Your Headlights?

    While car headlights are designed to last, all of them will eventually need to be replaced. Along with the natural wear and tear that they experience, headlights also tend to grow dimmer and fainter with time. Since proper illumination is essential for driving safely under low-light conditions, having fully functional headlights is a must for […]

  • Looking for Hidden Damage After a Car Accident

    If you don’t see any visible signs of damage to your vehicle after a car accident, it’s easy to assume that you have no cause for concern. However, there may be hidden damage that it takes an expert eye to detect—and a skilled hand to repair. That’s why you should always have your vehicle checked […]

  • Recognizing the Signs of Suspension Damage

    Every vehicle needs a working suspension system, and every suspension system will eventually need to be repaired. But how can you tell when the time has come to take your vehicle to the shop for professional suspension repair? These are some of the clearest signs that your suspension system has been damaged: Your car rides […]

  • Caring for Your Car After Repairs: What You Need to Know

    Once your car has been repaired at a qualified auto shop after an accident, it will be safe for you to take it back on the road again. However, you may still have some questions about properly caring for your vehicle. You might be wondering how soon you can take your vehicle to the car […]

  • Highlighting the Advantages of Aluminum Car Frames

    Aluminum is fast becoming one of the most popular materials for today’s cars and trucks. In fact, many of the newest vehicles from today’s top auto manufacturers are made from this versatile and lightweight metal. Are you thinking of purchasing an aluminum car for yourself? Before you do that, take a look at this list […]

  • Spotlight on Our Suspension Expert

      One of the many things that makes Dave’s Body Shop stand out from other auto shops is that we have our own full-time mechanic—one who’s been working with us for more than 15 years! Glen Frantz is our suspension expert. With more than a quarter-century of experience behind him, he’s got the training and […]

  • Could a Car Wash Be Damaging Your Paint Job?

    If you’re anything like most car owners, you want your beloved vehicle to continue to look as clean and new as the day you first drove it home. That’s why regular car washes are important for keeping your vehicle’s paint from being discolored by stains and debris. But could going to the car wash actually […]

  • What is OEM Certification?

    When you take your car to a repair shop, it’s important to make sure that the technicians are using OEM replacement parts. OEM stands for original equipment manufacturer, and it means that the parts have either been made by the vehicle’s manufacturer or by a company that has been licensed to produce them. If a […]

  • Get the Inside Scoop on Aluminum Repair

    With more and more aluminum cars hitting the market, consumers are becoming increasingly concerned about finding repair shops that are qualified to fix their vehicles—and understandably so. Out of all the repair shops in the United States, very few have the certifications necessary to perform high-quality repairs. In this video, you’ll find out just what […]