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Protecting your car from hail damage is always desirable and advisable, but not always possible. Storms can strike at unpredictable times and you don't always have the chance to get it under cover. If there's not much you can do about preventing hail damage, there is certainly a lot you can do about repairing it. Finding an excellent body repair shop with great experience in hail damage repair is of the utmost importance, mostly because the first assessment will determine what type of repairs are necessary for your vehicle. Getting your car in for an assessment is definitely the first step to take and you should do this as quickly as it is safe to do so. Make sure you understand what is the type and extent of the damage before you actually send the car to repairs. Here, at CARSTAR Empire in New Britain, CT we provide you with a detailed repair plan that you can review and approve, so give us a call today and we'll make sure to restore your vehicle to pre-storm condition.
The initial assessment will determine the type of hail damage car repair your vehicle needs. Usually, you'll have two options: paintless dent repair for small dents and creases, and conventional repair for more extensive damage. If PDR is an option for you, then the method is pretty quick and affordable. Qualified technicians will manipulate the metal in such way that the dents are pushed or pulled out without the need for body filler or paint. For more extensive damage, such as sharp dents and dings or panels where the pain has been stretched too much, conventional repairs are the best way to go. This can take longer, sometimes even up to a month and can involve different services and techniques.
Because we make things easy for you. Our excellent customer service is here to help from step 1 - guiding you through the process, liaising with your insurance company and taking the stress away from having your car in the shop. Our qualified and experienced technicians have worked with hail damage for many years and are able to offer you options when it comes to the repairing process. We can also arrange for tow services and rental cars, so you don't have to worry about a thing. Plus, our quality repairs will have your car restored to pre-storm condition as quickly as possible.
While hail damage repair is an essential part of the services we offer, we also provide a range of other services that bring value to our customers. These include auto collision repair, fleet services, paintless dent repair and even 24/7 accident assistance. Whatever your car needs may be, we are here to help. Not only that, but we understand the importance of balancing costs and rewards, so we offer national warranty for most of our repairs and financing options to help you with your repairs bill. We're not just here for your car, we are here for you as well and we want to make sure you get moving quickly and affordably.
57 St Clair Ave,
New Britain, CT 6051
Center Hours: closed now
Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CARSTAR offers high quality repairs and is an auto body repair industry leader for customer satisfaction ratings. Our CARSTAR stores take pride in offering a clean and inviting environment. We feature state-of-the-art unibody and frame repair equipment, as well as expert painting, so you can rest assured your car will be fixed quickly and hassle-free.
CARSTAR offers a process called paintless dent repair, a cost-effective solution for removing small dents and dings. This is a great option for minor, unsightly damage caused by shopping carts, hail storms or other unexpected bumps in the road. The repairs are completed in a timely manner and you can end up saving as much as half the costs of conventional repairs.