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Frequently asked questions
How can I buy collision repair, body measuring or other Autorobot products?Autorobot has several importers, distributors and dealers all around the world. To locate your nearest dealer use the Dealer inquiry form and you will receive information to your email about importers, distributors and dealers in your area.
How are different vehicle makes and models fastened to Autorobot machines?Vehicles that have pinch welds on the underbody are fastened with Autorobot's standard one-bolt chassis fasteners (patented). Vehicles with frame, or ones that have no pinch welds, are fastened with the Starblock system. See fastening chart for which components are needed for fastening.
» Fastening chart for vehicles without pinch weld and for full frame vehicles (pdf-file)
How can I obtain Autorobot's measuring datasheets?The easiest way is to obtain the latest datasheet DVD-ROM from your local Autorobot distributor. Annual subscription to the datasheet service includes free use of Autorobot's Internet database, which is continuously updated. See Datasheet service page for more information.
How often should the measuring systems and auto collision repair systems be serviced and calibrated? Can this be done on site?3D measuring system calibration should take place every two years. Electronic tram gauges should be calibrated once a year. In case of damage, calibration also has to be done after repair. Collision repair equipment has to be serviced once a year. Autorobot's local importer provides service and calibration on site.
How is sufficient support provided for pull and/or counter-pulls?Autorobot has a wide product selection of versatile support equipment, from additional fastening sets to adjustable bearers and jig sets. A counter-pull can be created with the help of another pulling tower. Starblock fasteners can be used for supporting as well.
Are Autorobot accessories compatible, so that I don't need to buy specific accessories for each bench model?All fastening and support equipment can be used with every Autorobot straightening bench. Also, our measuring systems and movable pull towers are interchangeable with every bench.
How many patents does Autorobot have?New Collision repair methods and products developed by Autorobot are protected with more than 60 patents.
What is the latest Datasheet Suite DVD version?The latest Datasheet Suite DVD version is Jan/2019
Datasheet Suite software is asking for activation code. Where do I get it?Please follow these steps:
- Write down or copy the system ID from the activation window
- Contact your Autorobot distributor and give them the system ID
- Your distributor will enter your system ID to Autorobot database and after that they can create an activation code for you.
If you cannot solve the problem with above steps please contact Autorobot datasheet support.