Counterfeit / Opt OEM Parts

Ford

Ford has created a valuable resource about counterfeit parts. Please read this and know what is going on your vehicle when you have a collision

http://collision.ford.com/auto-parts/the-difference

TOYOTA

A growing problem in the collision repair industry is the use of counterfeit parts. Insurance companies will look all over for parts to use for you vehicle to try and find the most cost effective solution for your damages. The issue with that is they often use vendors that are not reputable or source parts from vendors that are not verified by the manufacturer. Insurance companies will find OEM parts for your vehicle from other places besides the dealerships and this is problematic.

http://www.repairerdrivennews.com/2016/06/09/fcai-chinese-police-bust-1m-counterfeit-toyota-parts-ring-components-include-airbags/