A Closer Look at ASA’s Crash Parts Policy
White paper now available
Over the past few months, the ASA’s Collision Division Operations Committee, composed of ASA member collision shops from around the United States, completed its task of designing an updated ASA crash parts policy reflective of the current parts market. This new policy is contained in a two-page white paper (PDF). Click here to download your free copy
Free Tools for the Collision Repair Industry
ASA's Collision Division Refinish Subcommittee has created three communication tools to help collision repair professionals communicate with their local insurance representatives regarding refinish times. Click here to download your free copies (registration required).
ASA Publishes "Consumers' Guidelines to ESPs"
ASA published this document for consumers to help explain extended service plans (ESPs) and what consumers need to know if they are interested in purchasing this type of vehicle coverage. “Extended Service Plans/Extended Warranties – Consumers’ Guidelines to ESPs” is a FREE document that helps educate motorists about the different types of extended service plans and how to select the right one to meet their needs.
Click here to download your free copy. (7.8 MB download)
Free Telematics Usage Report
ASA has published a report focusing on the potential affect telematics – and consumer usage of telematics products and services – may have on independent automotive service and repair businesses. Click here to download your free report.
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ASA Ultimate Buyers Guide
The Ultimate Buyers Guide For Service Professionals has proven to be a valuable resource for association members and other industry professionals who use the Internet to locate products and services for the entire automotive service industry. This information resource uses powerful search technology that continually indexes the content of participating supplier Web sites. Users have the option of performing keyword-driven searches that mirror traditional search engines, or a category-specific search. Both methods produce the most relevant results on the Web. Click here to access the Ultimate Buyers Guide.
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ASA Provides Convenient Access to CIC Database Task Force Documents
ASA previously published its concerns regarding the reintroduction of the bumper prompt currently included in CCC Information Services’ Pathways 4.5 product. The CIC task force recently distributed its comments on the bumper prompt, as well as several paint manufacturer comments on the topic. Those documents are being made available ... Learn More