Alioto’s – Qualifications


At Alioto’s, our team is professionally trained and some of the best in the business. Our team spends many hours each year in training and certification to ensure that our quality of work meets only the highest standards. We make sure to keep up with the latest technology and repair methods to help us fix your vehicle in the best and most efficient way possible. Alioto’s is also associated with many organizations that set high standards of ethics and professional business practices. Alioto’s is an Original Equipment Manufacturer certified shop for Nissan®, Infiniti®, Ford®, Honda®, Chrysler®, Porsche®, and Tesla.

Alioto’s is proud to be the only Tesla Certified Collision repair shop in San Francisco. The Tesla Model S, the first premium sedan built from the ground up as an all-aluminum electric vehicle, is Consumer Reports top-scoring car and the first with a perfect score of “5 Stars” from the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). For more information visit: http://www.teslamotors.com

Porsche® vehicles have earned the reputation of providing one of the most exciting driving experiences known to automobile enthusiasts. But when your Porsche® vehicle is involved in a collision, only the most exacting repair and reconstructive techniques and materials can assure that your “Porsche® Perfect” driving experience is not diminished. The Porsche® Approved Collision Center Program responds to this need. The program encompasses a network of factory-approved collision facilities, each trained and equipped to provide collision services that match the quality of your Porsche® automobile. For more information visit: https://www.porschecollisioncenter.com/pa/porsche/index.html

Alioto’s has been recognized by the Assured Performance Network as the first ‘certified’ repair facility in San Francisco for the all-aluminum F-150. The 2015 model will reduce the truck’s weight by 700 pounds from the 2014 model, improving fuel economy and allowing for a small displacement engine. For more information visit: https://certifymyshop.com/resources/common/pdf/ford_brochrefaq1.6.pdf

The Nissan® Collision Repair Network combines collision shop certification, consumer awareness and education elements, along with shop locators to ensure that Nissan® customers can locate the ertified repairer wherever and whenever they might need one. This program assures that certified collision shops have the right tools, equipment, training and facilities to repair Nissan® vehicles to the company’s exacting specifications for fit, finish, durability, safety and value. For more information visit: http://collision.nissanusa.com/certified-repair-network/

Infiniti® Certified Collision Repair Network Shops have the ultimate combination of highly trained craftsmen, advanced tools and technical know-how to meet your high standards. Enjoy the many benefits of choosing an Infiniti® Certified Collision Repair Facility, including: adherence to Infiniti’s strict repair standards, compliance with all vehicle warranties, and peace of mind knowing that your vehicle is in professional hands. For more information visit: http://www.infiniticollisionnetwork.com

VeriFacts™ Automotive was founded by Farzam Afshar and Mark Olson in 2002 to address the implementation of technical information within the collision repair industry. Committed to ensuring that collision repairers have the correct information and skills necessary to repair today’s diverse and complex vehicles, VeriFacts™ is recognized as one of the industry’s only on-site, hands-on coaching and quality assessment solutions available to collision repair and claims professionals.

I-CAR® is an international, not-for-profit training organization. All I-CAR® activities and resources focus on helping the industry achieve a high level of technical training. The organization is committed to ensuring that every person in the collision industry, current and future, has the necessary knowledge and skills relevant to their position to achieve a complete and safe repair. Alioto’s is an I-CAR® Gold Class certified shop and many of its technicians have also reveiced I-Car®’s Platinum™ Individual Recognition.

ASE® tests and certifies automotive professionals in all major technical areas of repair and service. With nearly 400,000 currently certified professionals, the ASE® program is national in scope and has industry-wide acceptance and recognition. ASE® certified professionals can be found at every type of repair facility, from dealerships, service stations, and franchises to parts stores, independent garages, and even municipal fleets.

PPG™ was founded in 1883 as Pittsburgh Plate Glass by Captain John B. Ford and John Pitcairn in Pittsburgh, PA. Today, PPG™ is a global supplier of paints, coatings, optical products, specialty materials, glass and fiber glass. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability, and color, PPG™ helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets enhance more surfaces in more ways than any other company.