Need a Panel Beater - Repair Specialist?
The SMASH PRO Information system, empowers you, the customer to locate a Service Provider instantly, 24/7, anywhere in South Africa. Independent Ownership is a characteristic of most panel beating businesses throughout the country. It could be a challenge to find a suitable service provider - especially away from home & after hours. The SMASH PRO system is industry specific and provides relevant information to facilitate timeous and informed business decisions, anytime, anywhere.
What about Quality & Accountability?
Consider a Repair Specialist - Panel Beater, that belongs to an official industry organization. Membership ensures Accountability. Standards are regulated, Quality of workmanship monitored, Ethical behavior enforced and Industry training facilitated. Look for the RMI, SAMBRA, SAARSA and/or CRA emblems - that indicates a panel beaters accountability. A reputable business will subscribe to an industry approved Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI Program). Click on Useful links for more detailed information.
Will my Insurance Company approve ?
Each Insurance Company has a panel of approved/contracted Repair Specialists- The SMASH PRO system has a specific section at each individual Repair Specialist - Panel Beater business page, that list specific Insurance Approvals. A link to each Insurance Company's webpage is also provided to empower customers to contact and verify status. A customer should always liaise with his/her broker/insurer before any repair work is authorized.
Will my Vehicle Manufacturer (OEM)approve?
Every vehicle has a specified period / km distance during which the Manufacturer (OEM) provides a warranty on repairs. Each OEM has a panel of approved/contracted Repair Specialists that is authorized to repair. The SMASH PRO system has a specific section at each individual Repair Specialist - Panel Beater business page, that list specific OEM Approvals. A link to each OEM Company's webpage is also provided to empower customers to contact and verify status. A customer should always liaise with his/her Dealer/OEM before any repair work is authorized - specifically when a vehicle is still under warranty.
Not Insured - Who should repair my vehicle?
70% of vehicles are not ensured. It is always a good indicator to enlist the service of a Repair Specialist - Panel Beater that belongs to an Industry Association and is approved by the specific vehicle manufacturers. Insurance company approval is also an indicator that the quality of service provided is of the highest standard. The SMASH PRO system has a specific section at each individual Repair Specialist - Panel Beater business page, that list specific Association, Manufacturers (OEM) & Insurance Approvals.
Proudly South African & National Brand
SMASH PRO is a unique and proudly South African initiative to promote the professional image of the modern Repair Specialist - Panel beater. Introducing the motoring public to reputable Service Providers on a national basis. Unlocking business opportunities, cost effective repairs and peace of mind for all.