Honda recalls 2,300 model 2014 cars

Markham, Ontario — March 31, 2014 — Honda will voluntarily recall 2,314 units of 2014 model-year Civic DX and LX vehicles in Canada to inspect the originally installed tires for a tear in the tire bead. If an original tire is found to have a torn bead, the tire will be replaced. The tire inspection […]

427 Auto Collision~CSN to host Porsche show

By CRM Staff Toronto, Ontario — March 31, 2014 — 427 Auto Collision~CSN is hosting the 2014 Porsche Parts Swap & Sell. The event, originally to be held at Porsche Cars Oakville, was recently moved to accomodate the event’s vendors, including Porsche Cars Canada, Mantis Racing, Dent Doctor, OnWall Garage Solutions and Downtown Porsche. The […]

Students take home Gold at skills competition

By Mike Davey Toronto, Ontario — March 31, 2014 — The season for skills competitions is upon us once again, and Toronto District School Board kicked things off with its municipal competition on March 26. The event took place at Danforth Collegiate Technical Institute, located at 800 Greenwood Ave. in Toronto, Ont.  While skills competitions […]

Autorobot releases B5 expandable collision repair system

      Helsinki, Finland — March 31, 2014 — Autorobot has developed a new collision repair system called Autorobot B5. The new machine is part of the Autorobot B series modular system that the company says provides collision repair facilities with an easy way to upgrade/expand the system according to the growing needs of […]

Town Auto Body unaffiliated with alleged illegal operation

By CRM Staff Richmond Hill, Ontario — March 31, 2014 — Despite the name appearing in recent coverage on CTV, Town Auto Body has no connection to a Toronto-area collision repair facility recently subject to a police investigation titled “Project Tugboat.” The name “Town Auto Body” appears on a sign shown on the CTV segment, but […]

Data, visuals the hot topics at 2014 OARA Convention

By Mike Davey Toronto, Ontario — March 31, 2014 — It was one of the most anticipated recycling events of the year is finally here, and the 2014 iteration of the Ontario Automotive Recyclers Association Convention & Trade Show fulfilled its promise as one of the most exciting yet. The event kicked off on March […]