Photo estimates not as reliable as in-person estimates, says ‘Inside Edition’

One customer went so far as to claim that photo estimates always underestimates the extent of repairing a vehicle will need.

By CRM Staff Toronto, Ontario — April 11, 2018 — Several days ago, the newest “Inside Edition” looked at whether photo estimations, which are becoming a popular option for insurance customers, are as effective as in-person estimates, reports our partner publication Repairer Driven News. During the episode the program showed footage of the owner of […]

Ottawa’s CARSTAR Southbank opens new appraisal centre

CARSTAR Southbank Appraisal franchise partners. From left: Guy Parker, Dealer Principal; Louise Michaud, Collision Manager and Paul Monette, Glass Manager.

Hamilton, Ontario — February 24, 2016 — CARSTAR Canada has announced the opening of CARSTAR Southbank Appraisal, located at 1255 Johnston Road in Ottawa, Ontario. CARSTAR Southbank Appraisal is located in the Southbank Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram dealership. According to a statement from CARSTAR, the drive-in appraisal centre offers a quick and easy encounter, while […]