Defining Collision Repair Industry Terms

By Larry Montanez III, CDA and Jeff Lange, PE We have all heard of Wikipedia and all seem to use and quote it, but in case you didn’t know it, the site can be edited by anyone and in some cases this can be a good thing and in other cases a very bad thing.… Read more »

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Advanced Economical Vehicles

By Larry Montanez III, CDA and Jeff Lange, PE Since 1995, we have been trying to warn the masses that technology will hit them quickly and hard, like a double right uppercut with a finishing left hook from Mike Tyson.  In 1995 this all started with the introduction of the Audi A8 Aluminum Space Frame,… Read more »

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The 3D’s Of Collision Repair and How to Change These Feelings

“Disgusted, Disappointed and Disenchanted Thoughts Are Plaguing Our Industry” By Larry Montanez III, CDA and Jeff Lange, PE Is your shop prepared to repair aluminum vehicles or aluminum parts? Many automakers have announced they will produce more aluminum-intensive vehicles. Others have hinted that aluminum will be coming in the near future. There is a lot… Read more »

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