Auto Collision Repair in Mitchell, SD
The Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center specializes in performing high-quality automotive collision repairs. We understand that being involved in a collision is a stressful experience and we’re here to help you every step of the way.
Repair Estimates & Services
We’ll review the damages and provide you with an accurate written repair estimate. When you bring your vehicle for repair, we’ll arrange for a rental vehicle or a courtesy car. And while your car is being repaired, you can count on us to keep you updated.
Our auto collision repair shops are equipped with modern repair equipment and staffed by collision repair experts. When you require auto collision repair, trust the Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center.
Collision Repair Services from Vern Eide Mitchell
Are you trying to schedule a vehicle repair service in Mitchell, SD? Our collision center specializes in the following repairs.
Auto Frame Repair
Here at the Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center, we specialize in vehicle frame repair – whether that means frame straightening, car frame restoration, or any other auto frame repair issue. No matter what type of make or model, we’ve got you covered. Our certified technicians combined with a state-of-the-art facility will ensure that your vehicle repair experience is quick and painless, not to mention reasonably priced.
Paintless Dent Repair
Does your vehicle have minor dings, dents, or creases that haven’t broken the paint? If so, put your trust in the Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center for paintless dent repairs. We can also correct minor paint damage in our shop using factory paint specifications. Vehicles that suffer hail damage can be repaired, too! With our fast and reliable service, it’s actually possible to restore your vehicle to look like new again.
Full Automotive Painting
The Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center knows that automotive painting and car touch-ups can be a tricky business…for other Sioux Falls car paint shops, but not for us. Our certified technicians can match any vehicle paint color for any make and model. Our attention to detail combined with a cutting-edge facility makes restoring your car back to its former glory a quick and painless process.
Rental and Loaner Vehicles
When your vehicle is getting repaired at the Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center, we will provide you with a loaner vehicle or rental car so you have one less thing to worry about. We have our own in house loaner vehicles but if we don’t have one to provide you, we will work with a local rental agency to make sure you have one.
It’s frustrating when you’ve been in a collision and you can’t drive your vehicle. Suddenly, you have to figure out how to get your car from where it sits into the hands of an experienced, trustworthy technician who can do the necessary repairs. There’s no need to worry about the next steps – the Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center will have your car towed to our facility and will get repairs started quickly. We’ll even help you with the insurance claim.
Auto Insurance Claims
The Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center is a direct repair facility for major insurance carriers. This means that we are pre-authorized by these companies to do repairs on vehicles. What this means to you is that you don’t have to spend time searching for estimates or a facility that honors your car insurance company. We like to keep the repair process as easy as possible for you. After an accident, you might file a car insurance claim and think it is obvious what’s wrong with your car and what repairs are necessary.
Mitchell’s Auto Body Repair Specialists
Backed by our Lifetime Guarantee, our qualified, experienced auto body repair specialists will repair your vehicle to its pre-collision condition. We’ll carefully restore your vehicle’s safety features, including airbags and crumple zones, to help get you back on the road safely.
Easy, Hassle-Free Experience
The Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center will work with your insurance company on your behalf, managing the claim and direct-billing process. Avoid stress and disruption. Enjoy an easy, hassle-free collision repair that gets you back on the road in no time.
Why Choose Our Body Shop?
The Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center is a full-service auto body and collision repair shop. Whether you have been in an accident or are looking to get a custom paint job or bodywork done, our goal is to keep your vehicle looking and running great. Stop by and visit us on 219 E. 1st Avenue in Mitchell and we’ll make sure to get you and your vehicle back on the road.
✓ We are friendly and professional
✓ Trusted name within the Mitchell community
✓ We make auto repair more convenient for you
✓ Available loaner vehicles
✓ We get the job done right — the first time
Auto Repair Questions and Answers
What is a DRP (Direct Repair Provider) shop?
Most major insurance companies provide their customers with a list of DRPs. The DRP must meet certain requirements set up by the insurance company. The Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center is a DRP for most major insurance companies in this area.
Do I need an appointment for an estimate?
No, at the Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center you do not need an appointment. Although calling ahead to be sure an estimator is available doesn’t hurt. Our Estimators are available during business hours Monday-Friday, 7:30 am to 5:30 pm.
What should I bring with me when I come in for an estimate?
Please bring with you any documentation received from the insurance company involved. Some examples may be emails, prior written estimates, insurance claim numbers, insurance company contact names and phone numbers, and pre-issued insurance checks.
Am I entitled to a rental vehicle?
Your insurance company has a definite answer to this question. The general rule is, that if you have purchased rental coverage on your existing auto policy, then you are entitled to a rental vehicle. If your accident falls under the personal property category then you are entitled to a vehicle rental paid for by the insurance company.
Would if I need a rental vehicle but I don’t have rental insurance coverage?
The Vern Eide Mitchell Collision Center offers our customers a discounted rate on auto rentals through Vern Eide Auto Rentals. We also have free loaners that are first come first serve based on availability. More details can be provided when you schedule your repairs.
What is a deductible?
A deductible is the portion of your collision repair paid by you if the repair is paid for by an insurance company. Your insurance company will be able to tell you if a deductible is applicable and what the amount of your deductible is. Deductible amounts are established at the time you purchase your auto insurance policy.
How long will it take to repair my vehicle?
We understand the importance of returning your vehicle to you. It is never easy to be without your vehicle, but we strive to make it as simple and hassle-free as possible. The repair time depends on several factors. The extent of damage, availability of parts and the insurance approval will all effect your repair time. Occasionally an unexpected delay can occur such as hidden damage or parts shipping. We will give you an expected out-date providing we do not run into any delays or issues. Your advisor can give you an estimate of the time it will take to complete the repairs to your vehicle.