About Hare Estes Collision

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Collision Center in Carmel, IN

At Hare Estes Collision Center, we know that getting your car fixed after an automobile accident is a stressful and frustrating process. Our auto body shop is one of the best places to take your vehicle for any collision repair. Our team of collision techs are trained & certified to work with all makes and models. Our team is also factory certified in Toyota, so you know you are in the right hands. Our auto repair specialists lead the industry in bumper & fender repair, aluminum repair, wheel repair, dent repair, paintless dent repair and auto glass repair.

The goal at our collision centers is to make your experience as easy as possible. Our team is not only I-CAR Gold Class Certified, which is an industry standard, but we are also certified and preferred by Toyota to ensure that your vehicle is repaired to the proper factory standards. No paint matching or use of aftermarket parts. Our teams use the exact paint and genuine OEM auto parts to make sure that your vehicle is repaired correctly and maintains to proper structural integrity of that brand. Our collision centers also work directly with your insurance company and coordinate a rental cars to help make the repair process that much easier and stress free. Contact us today to schedule your complimentary estimate.

At Hare Estes Collision, it's all about you, our customer. We view you as part of the Hare Estes Automotive family. Our repair process begins with a free estimate, either at our body shop or using our online photo estimator. Our online photo estimating tool allows you to go through the estimate process anytime...anywhere, and only takes about 5 minutes to complete. The best part is, you don't have to visit our shop and can complete the process after hours! Whether you choose this tool or the in person route, our team of estimators will carefully examine your entire vehicle to accurately identifying any & all damage. While situations may vary, depending on the extent of the damage, our team will explain their findings, what your specific repair process will entail, and what work will be required. In some cases, an in-person estimate may be required, but this is mainly in serve damage situations. Since Hare Estes Collision Center works with most major insurance companies, our certified team can help expedite your claim and get your vehicle back on the road faster. This is one of the many benefits of utilizing a certified collision center. Contact us today to learn more about our repair process.

Rental Cars

Hare Estes Collision knows that all repairs are not created equal, and that fixing your vehicle correctly can be a very time consuming process that can leave you without transportation. Whether your repair will take just a few days or a few weeks, Hare Estes Collision Center can help you with various rental car options utilizing Enterprise. Some of our locations even feature and Enterprise desk on site so you don't have to spend extra time tracking down a temporary set of wheels.

Complimentary Estimates

Hare Estes Collision gives you the ability to get your complimentary, professional estimate either in person, or utilizing our online photo estimating tool. For in person estimates, you can schedule your appointment online or call us to coordinate a date and time that works best for you. During your estimate, our team will carefully inspect your entire vehicle to accurately identify all damage, whether it's visible or not. Once they have inspected the vehicle, our estimators will compile all of the information to explain what the full collision repair process will involve and what work will need to be done. We will be there with you every step of the way and keep you informed. Should you need a rental car or to have your vehicle towed in, we will coordinate that with you. We can even come pick your vehicle up and return it once the work is completed. Just another way Hare Estes Collision Center make the repair process easier for our customers. Get your free estimate today.

Insurance Partners

Our body shop works with most major insurance partners, directly, to help avoid any delays in the auto body repair process and to get everything started faster. Our collision centers got through annual training so that we continually meet and exceed industry and manufacturer guidelines. To you as a customer, this means a more convenient and accurate estimate process, quality that you won't find anywhere else, consistent communication through the repair process and confidence in your vehicle's structural integrity. This, in turn, creates an overall experience that is less stressful to you.


In major damage situations, we understand that your vehicle may not be drivable. This is why we work with a variety of tow truck companies and can even come pick your vehicle up, should it need repair. We want our customers safe, first and foremost, and want to help avoid any further damage while driving into our body shop. Call us today with any questions you may have about setting up a vehicle pickup or if you need your vehicle towed of one of our locations.

The Hare Estes Collision Difference

When it comes to vehicle repairs, Hare Estes Collision Center is the place to go. Whether your car is brand new or an older model, if you have been in an accident (or if you just backed up a little too far in the garage), our certified, experienced, and knowledgeable auto body shop technicians will analyze your situation with care and attention. Hare Estes Collision Center will take care of any of your auto body shop, auto parts, or car repair needs. We provide complimentary estimates that can help you get your vehicle repaired promptly and at a reasonable rate. If you have any questions regarding body shop needs, collision repairs, or parts for your vehicle, feel free to give us a call or request information using our estimate form on the website.

The Hare Estes Collision Center team take a great deal of pride in our reputation and the work we provide. This, along with our I-CAR Gold Class and Toyota certification, is why customers and insurance companies, alike, trust our teams to restore vehicles back to their factory standards & specs. This process involves various quality checks along the way, use of genuine auto parts. You won't have to worry about the paint being slightly off, a panel not lining up, or a fender not being an exact fit. Our team will make sure that your vehicle is restored to its pre-accident condition, and even have it washed & vacuumed when you pick it up. We also offer a complimentary pickup & delivery service so you never have to leave your home! Schedule your appointment today.