Press Release

Reliable Automotive Equipment (RAE) as Newest Platinum Level Sponsor

    For Immediate Release For Additional Information Contact: Danny Gredinberg admin@degweb.org (302) 423-0207   DEG Welcomes Reliable Automotive Equipment (RAE) as Newest Platinum Level Sponsor   2/28/2022, Colorado Springs, Colorado – The Database Enhancement Gateway (DEG) introduces the newest Platinum level sponsor, Reliable Automotive Equipment (RAE). DEG users are able to use the free online resource to help identify, address and resolve omitted and inaccurate information found in the estimating programs through a standardized inquiry process for all three estimating systems. The database can also be utilized to verify and document necessary operations that have been addressed by other users, and confirmed by the information provider. “We are all really proud to recognize RAE for sponsoring with a generous platinum status contribution to help invest in industry resources that are having a positive impact on their membership. “Reliable Automotive Equipment support of our program helps to maintain the DEG as a free…

Estimating Tips, Press Release

Estimating Tip: Mitchell – Fuel Door Refinish part of quarter or bedside refinish

Estimating Tip: Mitchell – Fuel Door Refinish part of quarter or bedside refinish Fuel door refinishing is included in the quarter panel or bedside refinish operations.  However, masking the recessed opening is NOT INCLUDED in published quarter panel or bedside refinish operations. Masking operations included with quarter panel or bedside are for “perimeter mask” only and do not include “Interior masking” or any openings within the panel being refinished. Mitchell users should reference “Mask Vehicle to Prevent Overspray Damage” in the Collision Estimating Guide for more information.