• The Value of Choosing a Shop with I-CAR Gold-Certified Technicians

    When you’re selecting an auto body shop to provide repairs for your vehicle, make sure that you have found a shop that has been designated by I-CAR. After all, you want to make sure that the technicians who will be working on your car have the necessary training to do quality repairs. Here is a […]

  • What Is the Crumple Zone?

    When your vehicle hits another vehicle, the force of the impact is extremely dangerous. Even a minor accident such as a fender-bender can result in whiplash and other serious injuries. Auto manufacturers are aware of this, so they design vehicles to bear the brunt of the force in accidents. Part of your vehicle is designated […]

  • Spotlight on Our AutoWatch Service

    At Dave’s Body Shop, we understand that you don’t want to entrust your vehicle to just anyone. That’s why, at our shop, we work to make the repair process as transparent and understandable as possible. That way, you can enjoy greater confidence that your vehicle is being handled by skilled professionals. Through our AutoWatch service, […]

  • Spotting the Signs of Alignment Problems After an Accident

    Not all of the damage caused by a car accident is visible to the eye. The shock of a collision can affect your wheel alignment, which can both harm your car’s performance and put you at risk of another accident. If you suspect that your vehicle’s alignment may have been affected by a recent accident, […]

  • Tips for Dealing with Your Insurance Company After a Collision

    If you’ve been involved in a collision on the road, one of the first things you’ll need to think about is getting in touch with your insurance provider. Dealing with the claims process, unfortunately, isn’t always as simple as it should be. In some cases, this can turn out to be the most difficult aspect […]

  • What Does It Mean to Be Audi Certified for Steel and Aluminum Repairs?

    If you’re the proud owner of an Audi steel or aluminum vehicle, you need to know where you can take it for dependable repairs in the event of an accident. When you’re looking for a body shop, make sure that you pick one that is certified to work on your particular vehicle. A shop that […]

  • Reducing the Risk of a Rear-End Collision

    No driver wants to be involved in a rear-end collision—particularly on the highway, when the increased speeds can make such an accident especially deadly. How much space should you leave between yourself and other vehicles? What should you do if you see a vehicle speeding toward you in your rear-view mirror and you’re only seconds […]

  • What Are Some Unexpected Things That Ruin Your Car’s Paint Job?

    If you’re proud of your car’s appearance, it’s only natural that you want to do everything you can to preserve its paint job. You may already know that rain splotches and bird stains can harm your car’s paint, but did you know that mustard can also damage it? Here are some other common things that […]

  • Understanding the Risks of Bent Car Frames

    When you think about damage to your car’s frame, you might be primarily concerned with the effect it has on the appearance to your vehicle. That’s understandable, since nobody wants to see their car marred by an ugly dent. But a bent car frame can also be a serious safety hazard. If you don’t have […]

  • Can I Wax My Car After It Is Painted?

    If you have recently had your car repainted, you may be wondering how long it will be before you can wash and wax it again. It’s important to keep in mind that you need to allow the paint to cure before you do anything else to your car’s exterior—otherwise, you’ll risk spoiling the paint job. […]