When a complete diagnostic scan is conducted on a vehicle after a collision, not only can it accurately determine which repairs need to made, but it also can reduce the completion time the vehicle has to remain in the repair shop.
OEMs set equipment requirements that meet their standards. This can relate to pressure or force required to resistance weld a component, along with specific amperages, and pressure requirements for compressing structural rivets.
Each year, new technology is added to vehicles making them safer for both drivers and their passengers. These technologies are sophisticated though, and require a thorough understanding of them before beginning repairs.
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