Profession restoration technician
Restoration technicians overhaul old and classic cars.
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- Car controls
The functioning of specific car equipment such as how to operate and handle the clutch, throttle, lighting, instrumentation, transmission and the brakes.
- Types of vehicles
Field of information which distinguishes rental agency classification systems, containing types and classes of vehicles and their functioning and components.
- Types of vehicle engines
Types of car engines in road and racing cars, inclusing those with emerging technologies like Hybrids and electric motors, and how they work.
- Use color matching techniques
Apply specific techniques in order to match different colours.
- Carry out measurements of parts
Operate measurement instruments to measure parts of manufactured objects. Take into consideration specifications of manufacturers to perform the measuring.
- Repair door panels
Repair vehicle door panels using materials such as leather, vinyl or plastic.
- Perform full leather conversions
Decorate the inside of a vehicle with customised leather upholstery.
- Provide customized upholstery
Install custom upholstery, according to the customer's individual requests and preferences.
- Ensure customer focus
Attitude that puts customers at the centre of the business in all cases.
- Ensure quality assurance standards for vehicles
Implement and monitor the maintenance, repair and/or recondition of vehicles ensuring all quality assurance standards are met.
- Guarantee customer satisfaction
Handle customer expectations in a professional manner, anticipating and addressing their needs and desires. Provide flexible customer service to ensure customer satisfaction and loyalty.
- Assemble final product
Install and mechanically adjust all components and subsystems, according to factory regulations and legal standards.
- Perform upholstery restoration of classic cars
Preserve and repair/restore the upholstery of vintage or classic cars; add a new look to the vehicles’ original aspect.
- Carry out repairs of convertible roof covers
Repair/replace the vinyl or canvas roof covers of convertible cars.
- Estimate restoration costs
Estimate the cost implications of restoring and replacing products or parts.
- Perform upholstery repair
Repair/restore damaged upholstery for a wide range of vehicles; use materials such as fabric, leather, plastic or vinyl.
- Perform technical tasks with great care
Avoiding possible risks and unwanted outcomes by watching carefully over all parts of a machine, device or vehicle and executing processes of production, maintenance or repair with great care.