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The Truth Behind These 5 Auto Body Repair Myths

Our East Bay Collision Repair Has The Answers

There is a very thin line between what’s true and what is not when it comes to car repair and maintenance. While some myths are pretty harmless, there are a few that can be quite destructive. In this post, we debunk the top five myths.

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What Collision Repair Shop is Right for You?

Find The East Bay Auto Body Shop That Works For You

After a car accident, the first thing to do is ensure that you and your passengers are safe. Your next consideration should be the condition of your car. Whether you can see damage or not, it is important to visit a collision repair shop. However, the experts you choose will determine whether your car remains safe and functions reliably. Here is what to look for when you need a collision repair service in Berkeley.

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What You Should Do After a Fender Bender

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If you have ever been involved in an accident, you probably know how nerve-wracking it can be. A recent news article pointed out that the number of accidents in the East Bay Area is on the rise. While fender benders are considered minor accidents, nothing prepares you for them. Here are the steps you should take if you are involved in one.

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10 Cars That Will Last (Nearly) Forever

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Our Oakland Auto Painting and Auto Body Experts Weigh In

Reliability is the top trait that many people desire in a car. Whether you’re interested in reliability or just want to know more about durable cars, keep reading to learn about some of the most long-lasting cars on the road.

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3 Quick Tips To Keep Your Car’s Paint Looking Great

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Tips from an East Bay Auto Body Shop

Keeping your car’s paint in good shape is essential as it gives your car its signature look and protects the metal underneath it. In this blog post, our East Bay auto painting experts explain three ways to keep your car’s paint looking great.

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How Much Will Insurance Pay For Auto Body Repair?

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Our Oakland Auto Collision Center Weighs-In

Car accidents are one of the biggest hassles a driver can ever go through, especially when trying to recoup financial losses. Whether you are dealing with a minor bender fender or your car is totaled, it’s important to be aware of what to expect from your insurance company.

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What to Do After a Hit-and-Run Collision

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East Bay Auto Collision Center has Some Insight

Being involved in an auto accident is often quite traumatizing, but when you’re a victim of a hit-and-run collision, the trauma is indescribable. According to AAA, an average 682,000 hit-and-run collisions have occurred every year since 2006.

Some of the most common reasons for a hit-and-run collision include:

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Why DIY Auto Repairs Could Cost You More Than You Think

Our Berkeley Auto Repair Techs Discuss

Although it appears quite cost-effective to be able to fix small issues on your car, more often than not, DIY enthusiasts take on auto repair issues that are completely beyond their capabilities. Not only do they make the problem worse, but they also put themselves and other motorists in grave danger.

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How Do Auto Collision Avoidance Systems Work?

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Advanced Tech Can Help Avoid Trips to the Auto Body Shop

Over the years, there have been tremendous leaps in the safety features installed in vehicles. These range from automatic braking systems, to front- and rear-mounted cameras and collision avoidance systems. Collision avoidance systems help vehicles detect obstacles, pedestrians, and other vehicles, anticipate collisions, and automatically steer the vehicle away or apply the brakes.

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Professional Auto Care Tips for the Rainy Season

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Berkeley Auto Collision Center Talks Car Care Tips

With the approaching rainy season, it is more important than ever that you are able to properly maintain your car. Not sure what’s involved with rainy season car maintenance? We’ll run through some of the most important considerations for you below.

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