If you find yourself in a collision or motor vehicle accident, DON’T let your insurance company decide where you send your vehicle! The Direct Repair Program in place with these “recommended” body shops lead to fast, cheap repairs that could end up costing you a lot more in the long run–in terms of you and your family’s safety. Send the vehicle to the repair facility of YOUR choice!
But what if you don’t know a good body shop? This is a pretty common problem. It’s hard to know which body shop to trust, and if you haven’t needed repairs before, you may not have an established relationship with a reputable repair facility. So what do you do?
Find a body shop you can trust. Ask family and friends for recommendations, or look up reviews on Yelp or Google. If you really want to be sure you’re getting quality, contact your vehicle’s dealership and ask them to recommend a body shop. NEVER take your vehicle where the insurance company sends it.
You have the right to decide where your vehicle will be repaired, and you can inform the insurance company of your decision.
So you’ve done your best to find a body shop you can trust, but no dice! No one has any recommendations for you, and you end up taking your vehicle to the “recommended” or “preferred” body shop. How can you ensure that your repairs are done properly, using the best parts, and guaranteed to leave your car in the best possible condition?
The way to do that is to ask the following questions:
Asking these questions will help you to evaluate the body shop’s true objective, and will make it easier for you to decide if they are the body shop for you or not.
If you find yourself in a collision and don’t know who to trust, let Network Auto Body be your first choice. We are 100% reliable, which is why we’re the recommended body shop of multiple Los Angeles dealerships, including:
We’ll work with you to ensure your vehicle is repaired the way YOU want it, and we’ll go to bat against the insurance company to fight for the best quality repairs. Your safety is our #1 priority!