Submitted Status
2018-11-13 06:48:55 Resolved (No IP Change)

Year Make Model Body
2017 BMW 3

Tracking # 12953

Please see DBRM Section 4-2 Labor Exclusions.

Page 43 of section 4-2, Bullet Point #2
“Adhesive curing times” is NOT INCLUDED

Inquiry type Welded Panel Operations
Issue Summary When Rivet Bonding structural parts on the vehicle, the procedures may state to have the vehicle sit undisturbed on the bench/ jigs during the curing process. Would the time for the vehicle to sit on the bench and cure be an included operation part of the labor time ?
Suggested Action Please clarify if adhesive curing time on fixture bench is included or not included.