Photo Estimator Tool

Just Snap & Send...It's That Simple

Nalley Collision Center East, located in Lithonia, offers a Photo Estimating Tool that gives you the ability to get a free estimate on your time without having to visit our auto body shop. We are one of many Nalley Collision Centers in the metro area that are both I-CAR Gold certified is certified by Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, Fiat & Nissan. This means that our body shop experts have earned and maintained training to get your car back to the same standards as the factory.

How Do I Get Started?

Click the "Get Started" link below and our tool will walk you through these steps:

  • We will gather some basic contact information
  • Next, we will have you scan your VIN so we know what vehicle you have
  • Once we identify your vehicle and where the damage is, it's picture time
  • Put your vehicle in the outline and snap the 4 corners, along with the 3 pictures of the damaged area
  • You will then be asked if you are filing an insurance claim and how you would like to receive your estimate
  • DONE! You'll receive confirmation once our team receives your photos and they will reach out to confirm your estimate
  • Nalley Collision Center East's Photo Estimator | Get a Free Estimate Online

    If you have been in an accident, whether it's a minor fender bender or a major collision, Nalley Collision Center East is here to help. Our goal is to make the auto repair process as easy as possible for our customers. Our online photo estimator tool allows you to get a free estimate for your vehicle damage without having to schedule an appointment or visit our auto body shop in Lithonia, GA. Our Collision Center features a team of auto body shop technicians who are factory certified by Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, Fiat & Nissan brands. Click below and follow the steps to start your free estimate!

    How Does Nalley's Photo Estimator Work?

    Nalley's Photo Estimator allows our auto body shop to provide a quick, online photo-based estimator that you control. This tool allows you to snap and send photos of your vehicle anytime...anywhere...at your convenience. Our Photo Estimator also allows our collision experts to collect information on the vehicle's damage and how you would like to receive the estimate without having to visit the auto body shop. If you would like to follow up with an in-person visit, we are located at 7947 Mall Pkwy in Lithonia, GA.

    Nalley Collision Center East FAQs

    Let's be realistic, automobile accidents, no matter the severity, can be a very stressful situation and a long drawn out process. You have to, first, make sure there are no injuries, file a police report/insurance claim, and after all that, figure out how to go about the repairs. It's important to choose an auto body shop that specializes in collision repair or dent repair for your vehicle. Not all body shops have the equipment and skills to properly do auto body work. While it may seem convenient to take it to the closest local body shop, it's important to make sure you are putting your vehicle in good hands to make sure the job is done properly. Nalley Collision Center East is not only I-CAR Gold certified, but is Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, Fiat & Nissan certified too. This lets you know that your car, truck or SUV is in the right hands.

    What Insurance Companies Do Nalley Collision Center East Centers Work With?

    Nalley Collision Center East utilizes all major insurance companies, including State Farm, Allstate, AAA, Geico, USAA, just to name a few. To find out if we are a preferred body shop for your insurance company, you can contact us directly or reach out to your insurance provider with any questions you may have.

    Why Is It Important for A Body Shop To Be Certified?

    Between the complex technological components to the way that every brand tries makes to sure that their vehicle has distinctive characteristics to set them apart, an auto body shop that is certified makes sure that the repair is done keeping the specific model in mind. This includes genuine OEM auto parts, paint and components for that brand. While a body shop may be I-CAR Gold certified, that doesn't always mean they have technicians that are also certified by the manufacturer, like those at Nalley Collision Center East. Our auto body shop is certified by Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, Fiat & Nissan. This allows for our customers and insurance providers to be confident that we get your vehicle back to original factory standards.

    How Long Does The Estimate Process Take?

    Our photo estimator only takes about 5-10 minutes to complete. First, you will answer a few questions, scan your VIN, take 7 pictures and send everything to us. Once you have completed the process, our team will contact you via phone call, email or text, shortly after, with an estimate or any additional questions.

    How Soon Will I Hear Back About My Estimate Once I Have Completed The Photo Estimate?

    Once we have received your information, you will receive a confirmation and one of our team members will reach out to you should we have any questions. It normally takes about an hour, but this also depends on the time of day. Should you complete the process after hours or over the weekend, our team will be in contact as soon as we return.

    What If I Am Filing An Insurance Claim? Can I Use Nalley Collision Center East's Photo Estimator?

    Yes, Nalley Collision Center East works with all major insurance companies. One of the last questions will be if you are filing a claim and we can take care of everything for you, once we speak with the insurance provider.

    Can I Use Pictures I Have Already Taken?

    Our photo estimator features a silhouette that is specific to your vehicle, along with instructions on how to take the photos of your damaged area. This allows us to make sure that our estimators have the best angle of your damage/vehicle for the most accurate estimate.

    How Long Do Repairs Typically Take?

    In most cases, even with major damage, repairs can take 1-2 weeks. But there are many factors that go into this average. This average time frame (on any time longer than two weeks) typically depends on a variety of factors, such as auto parts availability for your specific vehicle, the insurance company and the cause of the damage. Our team has years of experience and has seen every situation that you can think of, so once we gather all of the details, we can give you a rough estimate of your time frame and will keep you informed through the repair process.

    Can I Schedule An Appointment?

    If you would like to schedule an in-person, you can do that as well. Just click "schedule an appointment" and it will take you to our online scheduler. You can also call us and we will schedule and confirm your appointment. Depending on the make and the damage, most in-person estimates can take around 30 minutes. Our team of estimators can give you an idea when you schedule your appointment, about the approximate time your estimate will take.

    Is Nalley Collision Center East A Certified Auto Body Shop?

    Simply put....yes! Nalley Collision Center East is I-CAR Gold certified and certified by Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, Fiat & Nissan. When you're looking for reliable auto body repair service, you will probably com across the I-CAR certification logo on websites or at the shop itself...and certification matters more than you might think. There are plenty of auto body and collision repair shops that will "promise" or "guarantee" quality work & service, but that doesn't mean their teams are trained or qualified to restore your vehicle's appearance and structural integrity. I-CAR certification is a quick and easy way for you to know that the person working on your car has the most up-to-date training and qualification available. On top of this, when the body shop is certified by the manufacturer (or a preferred location), that means that that body shop technicians have also consistently maintained a certain level of training and excellence set by that specific brand.