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7 Ways to Protect Your Car from Hail Damage

In Colorado, we have the second highest level of hail damage repair claims in the country. While it’s been a dry spring so far with few storms to speak of (let alone hailstorms), there’s still a lot of hail season to go. If you’re worried about keeping your car safe from hail through the end […]

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How Much Does Hail Damage Devalue a Car?

It’s hail season in Colorado, and since Colorado usually has the second-highest amount of hail damage claims in the US, there are good odds that your car will be damaged by hail this season. This can be a huge blow if you have a valuable car that you were hoping to sell or refinance. The […]

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How to Remove Bugs from Your Windshield

First of all, the bad news – bugs happen. They happen indoors. They happen outdoors. And yes, they happen on your windshield. But, there are ways to help make your windshield more bug free and help reduce dreaded bug build-up. A couple sure ways for a bug free windshield are to drive without a windshield […]

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Types of Hail Damage to Cars

With the return of spring, we’re entering hail season again in Colorado. We know, it seems like you just got finished trying to deal with sliding all over the roads in that last snow and ice storm, but springtime in Colorado moves fast. Hail damage can strike at pretty much any time from now until […]

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7 Important Questions to Ask an Auto Body Repair Shop

If your car has suffered damage from a crash or hail, you are looking for an auto body repair shop to fix the damage. But how do you find the right shop to do the necessary repairs on your car? One way is to ask questions. Here are seven of the questions you should always […]

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What Vehicles Need Snow Chains?

If you live in Colorado, you need to know about snow chains. The weather can turn snowy for most of the year, especially in the mountains. When the snow falls in the mountains, the steep grades can become dangerous, and snow chains are a way to reduce the danger of getting in a car accident. […]

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7 Tips to Avoid a Winter Car Accident

With winter finally deciding to show up along the Front Range, we’re also seeing an increase in the number of car accidents related to the winter weather. At Accurate Auto Body, that means we’re plenty busy, so we’d just as soon it didn’t have to be your car in our shop. Here are some of […]

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12 Vehicle Emergency Kit Essentials When Stuck in the Snow

Hopefully, you will be able to avoid getting stuck in the snow thanks to your snow tires, but if you do find yourself trapped in the car on a winter road, you will be happy to find you have these essential items in your vehicle. Jumper Cables Cold weather can do a number on your […]

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Best Snow Tires for Colorado Mountains

The Front Range experienced an extended snowless period in 2021, setting the record for the latest first snow in Denver, and almost tying the longest period without snow as of the time of this writing. This might make people who don’t spend time in the mountains think they don’t need snow tires. However, the Colorado […]

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Safety Technology Considerations During Glass Repair

Powerful new safety technologies are making our cars safer. Among the most effective safety technologies are forward collision warning (FCW) and automatic emergency braking (AEB). Studies show that some of these technologies could reduce your risk of collisions by about 50-80%, depending on the exact combination you have and the manufacturer. That means a lot […]

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