Auto repair and auto body repair may sound similar, but in actuality, they are very different.

Auto Repair Shop

Auto repair refers to mechanical and electrical repairs that need to be done to a vehicle. Auto repair shops usually handle everything under the hood and vehicle, such as oil changes, leaks, broken lights, faulty transmission, etc. Auto repair shops take care of the internal components of the vehicle.

Auto Body Shop

Auto body repair takes care of the “body” of the vehicle. This includes everything from the frame, windshield, and anything else doing with the overall exterior of the car.

What to do After an Accident?

After an accident, it’s important to take your vehicle to an auto repair shop before you take it to an auto body shop. On the other hand, an auto body repair shop where specialists work on the body and internal components of a vehicle.

Even if your vehicle looks like it didn’t suffer any damage, there could be hidden damage that needs to be addressed.

Payne Collision Center

The Payne Collision Center is here to help with any auto repair that needs to be done!

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