VIDEO: Aftermarket scan tools panel discussion

The aftermarket scanning panel at the SEMA Show. From left: Chuck Olsen of AirPro, Jason Bartanen of I-CAR, moderator John Ellis, Doug Kelly of CDS, Bob Pattengale of Bosch and Jason Gabrenas of Snap-on.

Prosser, Washington — February 2,  2017 — The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) led several sessions with a focus on emerging trends in vehicle technology during the OEM Collision Repair Technology Summit  at the 2016 SEMA Show. SCRS has just launched the second video capturing the discussion on scan tools. The first segment featured […]

Denise Caspersen, Jose Jacob join Collision Diagnostic Services

CDS logo

Plano, Texas — January 3, 2017 — CDS has announced the addition of Denise Caspersen and Jose Jacob to the positions of Project Manager and Sr. Recruiter respectively. CDS produces the AsTech scanning diagnostic device. Caspersen, formerly with National Autobody Parts Warehouse and the Automotive Service Association (ASA), has extensive experience working on automotive industry […]

Dan Young joins Collision Diagnostic Services

Dan Young.

Plano, Texas — July 11, 2016 — Collision Diagnostic Services (CDS) has announced the appointment of Dan Young as Vice President Sales and Marketing. Young will assume responsibility for sales, marketing and business development. Young has more than 33 years of management experience in the insurance and automotive industries. He served most recently as a […]

Precision Marketing bringing asTech2 scanner to Canada

The asTech2 from Collision Diagnostic Services.

By Mike Davey Toronto, Ontario — February 23, 2016 — You may have heard of the asTech2. It’s a scanner that provides coverage for nearly all makes and models of vehicles, 2008 and newer. It’s produced by Collision Diagnostic Services (CDS) and works by submitting the scanned information to the cloud. CDS then runs the […]