SCRS Releases the First of Two Videos from 2016 OEM Collision Repair Technology Summit - Restoring Vehicle Functionality through Electronic Technology and Diagnostics

Prosser, Washington, January 21,  2017  During the OEM Collision Repair Technology Summit  at the 2016 SEMA Show, the Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) led several sessions with a focus on emerging trends in vehicle technology. Today, SCRS launches the first of two videos that captured the discussion on Restoring Vehicle Functionality through Electronic Technology and Diagnostics.
This first segment features representatives from leading automakers who discussed how functionality advancements to meet consumer expectations for safety, convenience and luxury options have led to repair procedures and positioning relative to the diagnosis of accident and repair related failures in the systems. Watch here as Moderator John Ellis (Ellis & Associates) navigates the panelists through a candid and unscripted discussion to explore the responsibilities expected of the collision repair providers.

Stay tuned for the second video, which will feature diagnostic equipment and service providers discussing different mechanisms available to the collision repair community, and unique challenges and advantages associated with each in the process of documenting the restoration of the technological elements in the vehicle.
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Through its direct members and 41 affiliate associations, SCRS is comprised of 6,000 collision repair businesses and 58,500 specialized professionals who work with consumers and insurance companies to repair collision-damaged vehicles. Additional information about SCRS including other news releases is available at the SCRS website: . You can e-mail SCRS at the following address: .


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