Hail Damage Repairs

An oftentimes unpredictable event of owning a car is the potential for damage from extreme weather conditions.  We all know that with long exposure to the sun, the paint can fade on your car.  So it’s always better to keep a car out of the sun and other weather conditions if possible. However, when it comes to extreme weather, especially the fast moving and unpredictable kind, there’s no time to shelter your car.  When there’s no time to prepare, certain extreme weather ... Read more

Auto Frame Straightening

Granite City Collision is known in Surry County as one of best for repairing serious damage to a vehicle after a car accident.  Although we have a ton of experience making cosmetic repairs, we’re one of the few auto body shops that are equipped to handle the bigger repairs like auto frame damage. Most frame damage comes from more serious collisions, however, cars are built today to prevent injury.  So even in low level collisions, cars are designed to take the brunt ... Read more

Detecting and Repairing Electrical Problems

Detecting an electrical problem in a car can be challenging and time consuming.  This is because there are dozens of electrical components needed to route power in your vehicle's electrical system and these can vary greatly according to vehicle make, model and age. The electrical system in your car includes the vehicle's battery, alternator and starter. Many new vehicles also feature sophisticated computer systems that affect functions like steering, brakes, sensors, and more. All of these electrical components make it difficult to ... Read more