DEG RESPONSE: Administrative labor is not considered in any part of the database labor times. Labor times published in all 3 estimating systems are to physically gather tools and to work on the vehicle unless noted in the foot notes or P pages.
Inquiry Type: Procedure Page Issue
Area of Vehicle: Section Replacement & Refinish
Issue Summary: Seeking information: Is the time it takes to write a repair estimate included in any of the three databases labor premise?
Suggested Action: Clarify the answer in DEG Database inquiries.