Body frame damage is quite common and almost accounts to 50 percent of all auto accidents. In the event of a collision when the body frame is damaged, one needs an experienced body shop with the right equipment to restore the shape of vehicle as part of Volvo smash repairs.
An auto body frame machine makes use of hydraulics to provide the leverage and torque needed to pull the damaged frame back to the factory specifications. The straightening machine consists of a platform which can hold the car and then by using sonic senders or, computerized lasers assess the body frame and diagnose the extent of damage.
The diagnostic report as part of Volvo smash repairs would provide the repair estimate and time needed to complete the repair. The hydraulic equipment increases the tension gradually so that the damaged section of the frame is brought back to shape.