Volkswagen Certified Collision Repair Colorado Springs CO
When you get into an accident, you're going to be worrying about a lot of things. While the well-being of everyone involved will be your first concern, you'll next be wondering how you'll get your vehicle back in running condition as soon as possible. If damages are significant, you'll also want to make sure you take your vehicle to a reputable and qualified body shop. And, if that vehicle happens to be a Volkswagen, you'll want to find the nearest Volkswagen Certified Collision Repair in Colorado Springs CO.
If you're looking for a VW Certified shop in the area, you'll be pleased to know that our Collision Center and Body Shop is one of only two VW Certified Collision Repair Facilities in the state of Colorado, and we're the only VW Certified Collision Facility in Southern Colorado. So, what does that mean exactly? In recent decades, vehicles have become more complex and it is increasingly more difficult to "do-it-yourself" when repairs are required. That's why, in 2010, Volkswagen rolled out their Volkswagen Certified Collision Repair Facility Program.
Know what to do at the scene of an accident: Be prepared, never admit fault, make a record, get everyone's details, take pictures, and never accept or offer payment at the scene.
Don't wait to give us a call; we can provide towing and rental vehicles in many situations, depending on the severity of your accident.
Our estimates are quick and painless, and we'll never low-ball you upfront and then try to add work after we get under the hood.
Volkswagen has developed comprehensive standards that facilities must meet and continue to meet to qualify as Volkswagen Authorized Collision Repair Facilities. Some of these requirements include:
- We must utilize VW-approved paint suppliers, including DuPont Refinish, Standox, Spies Hecker, Akzo Nobel, PPG, Neva (Autocolor), and BASF.
- A trained estimator on-site
- A receptionist on-site during business hours
- Staff trained to use VW-Certified Collision Repair Facility web tools
- Two trained collision repair techs on the clock at all times during business hours
- Clean, well-cared-for offices and service areas
There are also lots of technical and equipment-related requirements we need to meet to qualify as a VW-Certified Facility, but we won't bore your with the details. Our technicians and other staff will be able to provide you with a detailed and complete estimate for all repairs needed, while our customer service representatives would be happy to connect you with other satisfied Volkswagen customers we've served in the past.
When you've been in an accident, it can be stressful finding a good place to take your vehicle. Save yourself some unnecessary trouble and make the Mike Maroone Body Shop and Collision Center your first and only stop.