What are OEM certifications: They are certifications bestowed by a car manufacturer

They are certifications bestowed upon an auto body shop by a car manufacturer  that meets certain standards.  Such standards are 

Technician training :  technicians must know the specific  protocol and process for each make and model of a car 

Tooling : Shops must have the proper tools and machinery  to repair the vehicles  to the auto makers  standards 

Equipment :   Original equipment manufacturers parts must be used , to ensure vehicles   maintain the same capabilities  after  an accident. 

What are the benefits of OEM certification

OEM certification ensures the consumer,  that shops are keeping up with change in technology of cars and the repairs necessary for them . To maintain  certification they need to constantly be updating their tools, technology and training.  How this benefits the owner:

  • Your vehicle  will  be  repaired to the  manufacturer specifications, which ensures the highest possible safety standards and performance. 
  • Your repairs will be done the right way the first time, sparing you the expense and inconvenience of frequent  visits to your collision repair shop and taking your car to another shop to redo work that wasn’t done right the first time. 
  • Your repairs can preserve, possibly extend, the useful life of your vehicle, allowing you to drive it longer and also  allows you to get top dollar for your vehicle when you decide to trade it in or sell it

Most importantly having an oem certification allows you to you to have a piece of mind in knowing . That you can fully trust  an auto body  shops quality claim,  because they are backed by a third party who would not compromise its standards.