Auto Body Repair Process

  • Step 1: Vehicle Drop Off

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    • Vehicle In
    • Tagged keys
    • Computer input
    • Waiting for insurance authorization
    • Photos taken of vehicle
    • Damage assessed
    • Parts ordered & work orders distributed
  • Step 2: Body Shop Repairs

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    • Vehicle assigned to a technician
    • Technician inspects repairs to be done
    • Body repairs in process
  • Step 3: Painting

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    • Vehicle prepped in Paint Dept.
    • Sanding
    • Initial primer
    • Bodywork inspection
    • Final primers
    • Sealers, masking
    • In paint booth
    • Color & clear sprayed
    • Paint drying
  • Step 4: Buffing & Striping

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    • Vehicle is wet-sanded & buffed
    • Pinstriping
    • Rockguard
    • Two–tone
    • Bumpers
  • Step 5: Reassembly & Trim–Out

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    • Installation of lamps, A/C, mouldings, grills, doors, trim, etc.
    • Mechanical suspension
    • Front–end alignment
    • Noise/electrical
  • Step 6: Cleaning

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    • Wash vehicle
    • Vacuum
    • Clean windows
    • Touch–up
    • Wax
  • Step 7: Quality Assurance

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    • Service Advisor does 22 point check list
    • Customer called when vehicle is ready
  • Step 8: Customer Pick–up

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    • You pick up your vehicle!

Tilton Body Works offers full auto body and reconditioning services.

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