Higher Education

Estimating for Collision Repair, 1st Edition

  • Michael Crandell
  • ISBN-10: 0766808912  |  ISBN-13: 9780766808911
  • 305 Pages
  • © 1999 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $154.50

About

Overview

Estimating for Collision Repair presents an easy-to-read, comprehensive explanation of how to write a damage report. Modern vehicle construction is emphasized as well as computer use. A thorough overview of collision repair methods, including MIG welding and panel binding, gives the reader an understanding of current repair techniques. ASE style review questions at the end of each chapter test the reader's grasp of the topics.

Features and Benefits

  • useful for body shop estimators, claims adjusters, damage report writers
  • extensive coverage of insurance and claims, adjustments, and use of estimating guides
  • covers modern vehicle construction including the use of plastics, sheet metal, and glass
  • thorough coverage of damage assessment to front body, body shell, and mechanical components

Table of Contents

Introduction to Damage Report Writing. Modern Vehicle Construction. Collision Damage to Body and Frames. Auto Collision Repair Methods. Making a Damage Appraisal. Estimating Labor and Parts Cost. Assessing Damage to the Body Shell. Assessing Mechanical Component Damage. Estimating Refinishing Costs. Preparing Damage Reports/Appraisals. Computerized Damage Reports and Shop Management. Glossary. Index.

Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Manual  (ISBN-10: 0766808920 | ISBN-13: 9780766808928)

Estimating for Collision Repair presents an easy-to-read, comprehensive explanation of how to write a damage report. Modern vehicle construction is emphasized as well as computer use. A thorough overview of collision repair methods, including MIG welding and panel binding, gives the reader an understanding of current repair techniques. ASE style questions at the end of each chapter test the reader's grasp of the topics.

Bundle Estimating for Collision Repair with Painting for Collision Repair and Welding for Collision Repair Texts  (ISBN-10: 0766889610 | ISBN-13: 9780766889613)

List Price = $616.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $463.50

Bundle Estimating for Collision Repair with Welding for Collision Repair Texts  (ISBN-10: 1401820743 | ISBN-13: 9781401820749)

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Student Supplements

Bundle Estimating for Collision Repair with Painting for Collision Repair and Welding for Collision Repair Texts  (ISBN-10: 0766889610 | ISBN-13: 9780766889613)

List Price = $616.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $463.50

Bundle Estimating for Collision Repair with Welding for Collision Repair Texts  (ISBN-10: 1401820743 | ISBN-13: 9781401820749)

List Price = $410.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $309.00