ALLDATA Enters into Strategic Agreement with Collision Solutions Network Inc. of Canada CSN Collision & Glass shops across Canada now have access to ALLDATA Collision
Elk Grove, CA – August 16, 2011 – ALLDATA LLC, North America’s leading provider of manufacturers’ automotive repair information and solutions for the professional automotive service and collision repair industries, has entered into an agreement with Collision Solutions Network Inc. (CSN®), the only collision repair network in Canada that provides independent collision repair owners the freedom to maintain their own operations and identity. Under this agreement, CSN collision repair facilities throughout Canada will have the opportunity to benefit from ALLDATA Collision S3500.
“At CSN, we listen and respond to our members’ needs,” said Jay Hayward, CSN Director of Operations. “In fact, ALLDATA® CollisionSM S3500 was selected as a key provider for OE collision repair information to satisfy the direct requests of our membership. The depth of manufacturers’ repair information in this product will help ensure that our members continue earning high satisfaction marks from their customers by delivering the highest quality repairs possible.”
ALLDATA Collision S3500 is designed to meet the challenges of today’s technologically advanced vehicles. It offers the most complete information system in the collision industry, allowing users to search ALLDATA’s vast database of more than 32,000 engine-specific vehicles. It includes OE procedures such as sectioning and structural repairs, handling of new materials, and panel removal and replacement. Unique to ALLDATA Collision S3500, are diagnostic testing data and procedures for resetting and reprogramming electronic systems. It also incorporates vehicle-specific mechanical repair procedures and up-to-date technical service bulletins (TSBs).
“With nearly 100 member shops repairing more than 60,000 cars a year, CSN is a good fit for ALLDATA,” said Wayne Mitchell, ALLDATA Director of Sales and Operations. “The fact that CSN members requested this agreement indicates their understanding that ALLDATA Collision will help them efficiently perform quality and safe repairs.”
For more information on ALLDATA and ALLDATA Collision S3500, please visit www.alldatacanada.ca or call 800-697-2533.