SATA releases new SATAjetX 5500

By CRM Staff  Toronto, Ontario — October 23, 2018 — According to SATA, the new SATAjet X 5500 is about to revolutionize the way the paint industry chooses a spray gun and nozzle. State-of-the-art paint systems and the latest application recommendations open up new possibilities, but also pose new challenges for professional painters. According to SATA, […]

New service offers $100 to decode onboard diagnostics

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario — October 23, 2018 —Today if a shop does not employ diagnostics scanner trained technicians or lacks the knowledge to perform the repair, CarGeekSquad, an on-demand online service linked with vehicle gurus can be called in minutes. This service operates similar to Netflix or Amazon, and has become a viable […]

3D compound and polish

By CRM Staff  Toronto, Ontario — October 23, 2018 –– 3D has a pair of products for keeping your car looking brand-new.  The ACA 500 X-TRA Cut Compound by 3D is manufactured to provide actual paint correction by utilizing alpha ceramic alumina, a new type of abrasive technology. The new technology corrects swirls and scratches […]

Northumberland Collision Centre’s grand opening

By Lindsey Cooke Toronto, Ontario — October 23, 2018 — Just last year a group of Cobourg and Port Hope dealerships in Eastern Ontario joined forces to invest, build and operate their own collision centre, Northumberland Collision Centre. The goal was to merge customer care with state-of-the-art equipment to ensure top quality collision work and continuing customer satisfaction. […]

Estimating Plastic Repair with Polyvance

By Laura Orchard Toronto, Ontario — October 23, 2018 — Polyvance has another addition of its online plastic repair course, estimating plastic repair, which helps students indentify when a plastic bumper should be repaired or replaced.   This course is developed in partnership with accountable estimating, an online, self-paced course designed to educate collision damage estimators […]