Vehicles today are more sophisticated than ever before. They have more and more complicated systems that are run controlled by computers. What is important for vehicle owners to know is how this computers work to protect them. What happens is when a system has a problem it leaves a “DTC”, Diagnostic Trouble Code, in the computer. Here is where it gets tricky. The system will report and store the DTC in the computer that controls… Read More »After a collision and Auto Body Repair–why does your car need to be scanned?
Auto Body Car Scan
In a word yes. Every vehicle should have all the computers in the vehicle scanned after any auto body repair regardless of how minor the damage or repair was. Chrysler’s latest addition of the Town & Country minivan started rolling off the production line earlier this year. It has over 200 yes that’s right over 200 computers in it. All these computers, like on a vehicles today, monitor and control all the functions of your… Read More »DOES YOUR VEHICLE NEED TO BE SCANNED AFTER IT HAS BEEN REPAIRED BY AN AUTO BODY SHOP?