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
8843 CCC - All Other
 
2014
BMW
3281
Resolved  12/10/2015 11:22:28 AM  12/14/2015 10:24:00 AM  12/16/2015 12:15:00 PM  02 Days 
 
Inquiry Description Resolution Description
Bleed Brakes
IssueSummary
What is included with the .5M for Bleed Brakes on this vehicle? Concern raised with addition labor required for Bleeding ABS pump after complete removal.
 
IP Explanation
Estimated Release Date: Closed
Proposed Resolution: MOTOR stated:
After review of MOTOR Crash Estimating Data, the estimated work time of 0.5 hour applied to Bleed Brake System is for those situations when the Brake Hydraulic Line is open at one or all four Suspension Points (caliper/wheel cylinder.) Bleeding the ABS Unit was not considered in the estimated time allowance for Bleed Brake System. An adjustment in time may or may not apply after an on-the-spot evaluation of required procedures. Refer to OEM for specific repair recommendations/procedures.

No change required.