DEG DATABASE INQUIRY
10/18/2017
 
Track_# Estimating Platform Inquiry Category Year Make
Model
Resolution Status Origination Date Submission Date Resolution Date Total Time to Resolve
5404 CCC - Procedure Page Issue
 
2008
Jeep
Liberty
Resolved  1/22/2013 4:11:58 PM  1/29/2013 12:12:00 PM  1/30/2013 3:49:00 PM  01 Days 
 
Inquiry Description Resolution Description
R&I Wheel
Section3_AreaVehicle
Road Wheel

Section3_PPageNum
Unk

Section3_IssueSummary
When replacing or removing and reinstalling a wheel, "Transfer Tire" is an included operation.

Section3_SuggestedAction
Remove "Transfer Tire" from the included operations. It is usually completed in a different operation (Mount & Balance) and usually by a sublet vendor. R&R or R&I operation should only include the steps necessary to raise a vehicle and remove and reinstall the wheel.
 
IP Explanation
Estimated Release Date: Closed
Proposed Resolution: MOTOR stated:
“R&I wheel” is an operation established for the purpose of removing/re-installing a wheel for the purpose of gaining access to other components. “R&I wheel” would not be performed as a stand-alone operation in a collision repair scenario.

“R&R wheel” is an operation established for the purpose of replacing the wheel. This procedure may be performed in conjunction with other procedures or as a stand-alone operation. This time includes transfer of the tire, but does not include balancing the tire, lock-type covers or lug nuts, etc.