Covercraft SeatSavers Seat Covers

Parts Palace News

The latest technical updates in vehicle, tool and equipment technology for collision repair technicians and insurance appraisers, delivered by I-CAR RTS.
2021-11-29T00:08:22-06:00

I-CAR Repairers Realm: Steering Angle Sensors - Coming Soon

Written by: DanielleI-CAR completes a three-part series by taking a deeper dive into the steering angle sensor (SAS).

Locating OEM-Approved ADAS Tools: Toyota/Lexus

Written by: DanielleWhen researching calibration procedures for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), you may notice that many of the procedures require th...

Bumper Cover Repair With ADAS: Jaguar Land Rover

Written by: DanielleA simple bumper repair on a modern vehicle may not be as simple as it seems. New technologies like blind spot monitoring, adaptive cruis...

Honda/Acura Body Panel Layering

Written by: DanielleKnowing how replacement body panels should be layered is very important, especially when it comes to welding techniques specified in the body repair manual (BRM). How d...

Locating OEM-Approved ADAS Tools: Subaru

Written by: DanielleWhen researching calibration procedures for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), you may notice that many of the procedures require the use of spe...

I-CAR Repairers Realm: Electronically-Controlled Steering Systems - Coming Soon

Written by: DanielleI-CAR continues the three-part series for electrification of steering and susp...

OEM Linking Pin: Pre-2015 Ford F-150 Adhesive Clarification - Outer Box Side

Written by: Susan BockAs part of the I-CAR Repairability Technical Support (RTS) OEM linking pin activit...

SEMA 2021: I-CAR And SCRS Panel Discussions

Written by: DanielleI-CAR had numerous presentations at the 2021 SEMA show. I-CAR had a series of panel discussions in conjunction with SCRS. I-CAR and

SEMA 2021: I-CAR Technical Updates

Written by: DanielleI-CAR had numerous presentations at the 2021 SEMA show. I-CAR gave an update to the industry on our extensive technical activities throughout the year. I...

SEMA 2021: Subaru Certification

Written by: DanielleI-CAR had numerous presentations at the 2021 SEMA show. One of these presentations focuses on how to become a certified Subaru collision repair facility. The ...

SEMA 2021: Accessing Ford Repair Information, Collision Sectioning Procedures For Aluminum, And New Model Overviews

Written by: DanielleI-CAR ...

SEMA 2021: Honda/Acura Following OEM Procedure To Replace Laser-Brazed Roofs

Written by: DanielleI-CAR had numerous presentations at the 2021 SEMA show. One of these presentatio...

I-CAR Repairers Realm: Electronically Controlled Ride Dampeners (Shocks and Struts) - Now Available

Written by: DanielleI-CAR kicked off a three-part series on el...

FCA/Stellantis Non-Structural Guide

Written by: DanielleThe FCA/Stellantis Non-Structural Sheet Metal Repair guide is a document that provides additional information for when a non-structural repair is needed but not...

FCA/Stellantis Free Body Repair Manuals No Longer Available

Written by: DanielleAs you may know, FCA/Stellantis has removed the body repair manuals and Reference Guides from their free website...

OEM Linking Pin: Wheel Alignment - Audi ADAS Clarification

Written by: Susan BockAs part of the I-CAR Repairability Technical Support (RTS) OEM linking pin activity, we are helping to connect the col...

GM ADAS Information Document: UPDATE

Written by: DanielleGeneral Motors (GM) has a document that covers advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) information. The document provides an overview of all ADAS and componen...

Locating OEM-Approved HV Tools: Honda/Acura

Written by: DanielleWhen researching procedures for disabling a high-voltage (HV) vehicle, you may notice that many of the procedures require the use of specific tool...

Locating OEM-Approved HV Tools

Written by: DanielleWhen researching procedures for disabling a high-voltage (HV) vehicle, you may notice that many of the procedures require the use of specific tools. Some of them are OEM-...

Repairer Driven News: General Motors Ultra Cruise

Written by: DanielleRepairer Driven News (RDN) released an article highlighting an upcoming advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) change for General M...

OEM Linking Pin: Ford/Lincoln - Disassembly Of A Service Part

Written by: DanielleAs part of the I-CAR Repairability Technical Support (RTS) OEM linking pin activity, we are helping to connect the...

Locating OEM-Approved ADAS Tools: Ford/Lincoln

Written by: DanielleWhen researching calibration procedures for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), you may notice that many of the procedures require th...

Toyota Collision Pros: Adhesives For Toyota Collision Repair

Written by: DanielleToyota has released a Collision Pro article about the use of adhesive on Toyota vehicles. This article also incl...

I-CAR Repairers Realm: Honda Laser Brazed Roof Replacement - Now Available

Written by: DanielleI-CAR provides clarity on the attachment methods required when installing Honda replacem...

Ford On Target 2021: Volume 3

Written by: Susan BockFord has released the third installment of their On Target publication for 2021. Features of this issue include information about upgraded diagnostic equipment and software...

Identifying The Correct Body Repair Manual: Kia

Written by: DanielleVehicle makers may group their body repair manuals (BRM) in several different ways. Sometimes the BRMs will be grouped by a year range, so...

OEM Linking Pin: 2015-Present Ford F-150 Cosmetic Panel Repair

Written by: DanielleAs part of the I-CAR Repairability Technical Support (RTS) OEM linking pin activity, we are helping to conne...

Mercedes-Benz: Who Requires Or Recommends MIG Brazing?

Written by: rjhIn Europe, MIG brazing has been required or recommended on a widespread basis for several years. In the U.S., MIG brazing is not as...

Back-To-Basics: Repair Considerations For A Damaged Hood

Written by: ScottSometimes going back-to-basics can make the difference between a quality repair and a failed repair. When it comes to repai...

Repairer Driven News: 2022 Toyota Tundra

Written by: DanielleRepairer Driven News (RDN) released an article highlighting some of the changes to the Toyota Tundra for 2022. The article goes into detail ...

Auto Parts

Auto Parts Stores Directory