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Tracking #: 2491
Date Submitted: 06/10/2010
Status: Resolved (IP Change)
Inquiry Resolution

IP Explanation We have reviewed your inquiry and in the reference manual section 4-3, Replacement & Recycled Operations there is a statement under Included Operations (Front End Cover/Panel),… Reasonable adjustment and alignment [as defined by the manufacturer using conventional fasteners and/or hardware]. Our labor includes time for normal adjustment and alignment for fit, one time. If a part needs to be removed multiple times to duplicate these efforts, that is not included in our labor times.

Vehicle Information
Year: 2008
Make: MERCEDES
Model: GL450
Body: Undefined
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Inquiry Type: Procedure Page Issue

Description: Test Fit - Pre Fit

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IssueSummary//WE HAVE A LOCAL INSURANCE CARRIER THAT CLAIMS AUDATEX INCLUDES THE TIME NECESSARY TO PRE-FIT ALL PANELS/PARTS PRIOR TO PAINT EDGE/TRIM. WE HAVE REVIEWED THE GTE PAGES AND SEE THE STATEMENT "DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY DUPLICATED EFFORT" IN THE R&I AND R&R DEFINITIONS BUT THIS IS A LITTLE UNCLEAR. SuggestedAction//PLEASE CLARIFY THE AUDATEX POSITION ON TEST FIT AND BEING A NOT INCLUDED OPERATOIN.
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