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Lifetime Warranty

Hood's Etc. Collision Repair Center provides a lifetime warranty on all workmanship for as long as you own your car. Read more details about our warranty here.

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Did You Know?

You're legally entitled to choose Hood's for auto paint and body work following a collision. Don't be steered to your insurance company's "preferred shop". You choose the best body repair shop in Tucson for your car...it's the law!
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Insurance?

We work with all insurance...even yours! Getting your repair done right is never a hassle at Hood's, no matter who your insurance provider.

It's your legal right to choose where your car is repaired:

 

Insurance Recommended Repair Shops

Lifetime Warranty    
Never pay more than deductible    
New Factory Recommended parts    
Licensed Experienced Technicians    
Uses Premium DuPont Paint    
Dupont Refinish Certified    
3M Innovation Partner    
BBB A+ Certified    
Obligated to Insurance Company    

Our Commitment

We understand that your vehicle is a significant investment and of vital importance to your daily life. Whether you have a small scratch or ding, or your vehicle is in need of major collision repair, you deserve quality, timeliness, minimal hassle, and the assurance that your vehicle is in the right hands.
  • Experienced technicians
  • ALL makes and models.
  • Genuine factory recommended parts
  • DuPont Performance Coating paints
  • "Green" Initiative

Latest Google Reviews

It's hard to say something good about Hood's Collision Center, I can only think of Great things to say. Having known Todd and his crew for almost 20 years, and having sired and raised 2 teenagers who then started driving! Todd has bailed me out of so many fender benders, I have lost track! From Soap Box Derby Cars to Smashed Pickup Trucks, and various other mishaps, I can only say I found it hard to believe it was the same vehicle when I came to pick it up! I would not hesitate to take my vehicl

David Haase

Hood's is an excellent auto body shop. Todd Hood oversees every job with a meticulous eye. I would recommend them to anyone who wants the job done professionally, honestly and timely!

A Google User 3

I have been working with Todd for many years. Having had two children grow up and learn to drive as well as delivery drivers for Allegra to contend with, Todd has bailed me out many times! His work and quality is always 110 percent!

A Google User 2

Todd Hood may be the finest painter in all of southern Arizona! They fixed my '99 Corvette to PERFECTION after another shop botched the job. I'm recommending them to everyone in my local Corvette clubs! See Todd BEFORE you go anywhere else - especially before you go to your dealer!

A Google User

Todd and his team cover all the bases. Excellent customer skills and the finest possible technical result. My car, a mid-'50s sports-racing car, presented unusual challenges. Many small areas of the aluminum body needed repair and paint, but, in order to preserve original graphics and much of the original paint, I did not want to repaint the entire car. Todd repaired, filled, smoothed and painted dozens of flaws, several of which required some high-tech metalwork. The paint is perfectly matched.

Larry Pfitzenmaier

Auto Painting and Refinishing

inspectionHood’s use of high quality DuPont Refinish products is only the beginning. Meticulous attention is paid to the condition of body panels before they are sprayed. No vehicle enters our climate controlled downdraft spray booth prior to:

  1. Passing a thorough quality inspection.
  2. Achieving the best possible color match.

We pride ourselves on outstanding color match. No colors are too difficult to match; some only require more time and patience. All colors must be test sprayed, checked and tinted for precise match prior to the vehicle entering the spray booth. Color matching is an art and our paint technicians are true artists. In the absence of a factory a paint code for a vehicle, we utilize DuPont’s Acquire color match camera. This high tech digital camera links to our DuPont computer to create a color formula where one does not exist.

Once the vehicle has been sprayed, the finish is treated to a high temperature bake cycle to ensure proper paint curing.    
As stated in our warranty, our finishes are guaranteed for the life of the vehicle.    

Body Repair

body-repair-measuringHood’s Etc. uses the latest equipment, including a state of the art laser measuring system. TheChief Velocity frame and unibody laser measuring unit can simultaneously measure the vehicle from multiple points, enabling the technician to make repairs down to the millimeter.

Our experienced technicians take pride in their work, which is continually reflected in the quality of our repairs and our reputation.

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About Hood’s Etc…

Begun in 1989, by owner Todd Hood, Hood's Etc. has maintained its outstanding reputation for quality work over the years by focusing on one customer at a time. Todd received a Bachelor of Science in business from the University of Arizona in 1988, deciding to turn his hobby and love of cars into a career.

Early on Todd did mostly restoration paintwork on a wide variety of classics. Having created show winning finishes for customers and on his own cars, Todd has always had a passion for top quality body and paintwork, and currently hoods-etc-tucson-paint-body-repaircompletes one to two of these projects a year. This same passion is reflected in the repairing of collision damaged vehicles.

Currently with five technicians in addition to himself, Todd demands meticulous work throughout the repair process. Using computerized estimating, Chief Laser Measuring, and Dupont’s Cromax Pro waterborne computerized paint matching system, Hood’s has the ability to consistently repair any vehicle to the most demanding standards.

Contact us

Phone: 520-795-8044

Fax: 520-319-0693

Address 3420 N. Dodge, Tucson AZ 85716

Our hours:

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Monday through Friday

Early and late drop-offs/pick-ups by appointment

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