Topic: Auto Body

Video: What to do After an Auto Collision

SAN LORENZO − Host, Sarah Rutan: In the event of an auto collision, it’s important to know what steps to take immediately after the fact. To learn more, we’re in San Lorenzo with Luis Toste of George McGill’s Body Shop, speaking on behalf…Read More

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What to Do After an Auto Collision

SAN LORENZO − Following a minor collision, there are four steps you should take to ensure both physical safety and legal protection: 1. Remove any traffic obstructions. After safely pulling to the side of the road, turn off the ignition and turn…Read More

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Video: Assessing Damaged Auto Paint

FREMONT − Host, Sarah Rutan: In some cases, visible damage to a vehicle’s paint job isn’t as simple to fix as it may seem. Today we’re in Fremont with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Snehal Shah of Auto Techies to learn more. Diamond Certified Expert…Read More

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Determining the Nature of Auto Paint Damage

FREMONT − When it comes to faded or otherwise damaged auto paint, most vehicle owners assume it’s an easy fix. In some cases, however, what appears to be minor paint damage is actually something more complex: damage to the clear…Read More

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Video: How to Polish Out a Scratch on Your Car

SUNNYVALE − Host, Sarah Rutan: If you’ve got an unsightly scratch on your car, getting rid of it may be easier than you think. Today we’re in Sunnyvale with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor, Tom Trago of Anchor Auto Body to learn more….Read More

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How to Polish Out a Minor Scratch on Your Car

SUNNYVALE − If your car’s exterior gets scratched, you may think the only solution is to repaint the area. However, when it comes to minor surface scratches, most can simply be polished out. An easy way to determine if a…Read More

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How to Get the Most Value for Your Totaled Car

CONCORD − Following an accident, an insurance company may deem a car to be “totaled,” which means they reimburse the owner for its cash value rather than repair it. The problem is, it’s not unusual for an insurer to value…Read More

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Video: Caring For Your Car’s Appearance

SANTA CRUZ − Host, Sarah Rutan: In order to get the most out of your vehicle’s paint job, its important to know how to care for and maintain its shine. Today we’re in Santa Cruz with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor,…Read More

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How to Protect Your Vehicle’s Paint Job

SANTA CRUZ − To protect your vehicle’s paint from rust and other forms of corrosion, it’s best to take a preventative approach to cleaning and maintenance. If you’re aware of common sources of corrosion and know how to handle them,…Read More

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Auto Insurance Claims: To File or Not to File?

SUNNYVALE − Following a car accident, vehicle owners often fear that their insurance rates will go up if they file a claim. While this may or may not be the case for your accident, there are several factors to consider…Read More

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