Wimps Body Works, Hamilton, Montana
Wimps Body Works take the hassle out of auto insurance claims.
Wimps Body Works has relationships with all major insurance companies and is a direct repair shop for several companies. This means Wimps will work with your insurance company to estimate the damage, handle your claim, and negotiating with the insurance provider to ensure your vehicle is repaired properly. all you need is your insurance claim number and Wimps will handle the rest.
Let our trained team of experts get you back on the road again safely and efficiently.
Frequently asked questions
To whom do I report my accident?
Your insurance company or agent will collect the information regarding the claim and set up a claim file for you. He or she will provide you with a claim number to reference your file by and inform you how much your deductible is. Once your claim file is set up, Wimps body Works will work directly with your insurance agent ensuring your claim is handled efficiently and that the process is seamless.
Do I need to obtain more than one estimate?
In most castes, no. If insured, you are only responsible for your deductible. All quality collision repair shops have pre-determined prices with the insurance companies. The most important thing is for you to get your vehicle repaired.
Will Wimps Body works contact my insurance company regarding my claim?
Wimps Body Works will handle processing the claim and communicating with the claims office for you. Since we are electronically linked to most insurance companies computer system we are able to send the estimate directly to their claims office. your insurance company will review our estimate and a written approval will be e-mailed to us usually within 48 hours. This will allow us to begin repairs on your vehicle, with your consent, as so as we receive approval.
What if additional damage is found on my vehicle after repairs have begun?
Wimps Body Works will work directly with your insurance company to process your claim. If additional damage is found on your vehicle, Wimps Body Works will bill these costs directly to your insurance company ensuring that you are never put in a situation where you owe more than your deductible.
Will I need a check from my insurance company when i pick up my vehicle?
A check for the amount of your deductible will be all that is needed to pick up your repaired vehicle, unless you have a check sent directly to you from your insurance company. A direction to pay will be signed allowing Wimps Body Works to bill your insurance company directly for the portion of the repair bill that they are responsible for. Payment will then be sent directly to us. This situation is similar to your health insurance, where you pay your co-pay or deductible and the doctor bills the insurance company directly for the remainder of the invoice.
I have been hit by another party; and their insurance company has accepted responsibility for the damage to my vehicle do i need to have a check before I can schedule repairs?
After you set up the claim with your insurance company, all you need to do is provide Wimps Body Works with your claim number. We will obtain approval to repair your vehicle and the check for the repairs will be sent directly to Wimps Body Works when repairs are completed. All you will have to do is sign a direction to pay from authorizing payment for the completed repairs.
Will I receive a warranty?
Wimps Body Works gives a Lifetime warranty on your repairs. We stand behind this warranty so please contact us directly with any warranty issues and we will resolve them. We are focused on earning your trust as a quality business to whom you want to refer your friends and family.
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Wimps Body Works
Body Shop and Collision Center
998 N. 1st. St.
Hamilton, Montana 59840
fax (406) 363-5741
Monday to Friday
8:00 am to 5:00pm
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