Estimating Tip: CCC/ MOTOR- Additional operations available through vehicle diagnostics section CCC users now have the ability to quickly add common ADAS calibration and programing related operations without performing “manual entry”. These following operations default to “subl” when selected unless the end user selects “repair” if being performed in house.
Estimating Tip- All three estimating systems. Use of spectrophotometer camera NOT INCLUDED CCC – DEG Inquiry 20714 “After review of the concern, “spectrophotometer reading” or using a color match camera to get a color code formulation would not be included in refinish labor times. If the business should decide to charge for this step in their repair process, this would require an on-the-spot evaluation.” Mitchell – DEG Inquiry 11770 “Thank you for your inquiry. “Spectrophotometer reading” or using a COLOR CAMERA to get a color code formulation would not be included in refinish labor times. Audatex – DEG inquiry 20716 “We have reviewed the current Audatex Internal procedures regarding the paint manufacturer camera tool. The use of the paint manufacturer camera tool is not included in the refinish times. No change warranted at this time.”
Estimating Tip: Mitchell- Introduction to Mitchell Cloud Estimating (MCE) New users of Mitchell Cloud Estimating (MCE) can watch an introduction of the estimating system if you are not familiar with the changes from Ultramate or simply being a new user. https://enlyte.learnupon.com/r/yesvrm4v0nf54uqysn1hr1tzi1sz59r Additional videos are available thru Mitchells help files https://www.mymitchell.com/tchs/helpfiles/RCW/1033/Content/40670.htm