NAGS Releases New Calculator with Modest Decline

Mitchell’s National Auto Glass Specifications Inc. (NAGS) has released its Fall International Benchmark Calculator which shows very modest changes in pricing.

glassbyes.com™/AGRR™ magazine picked 10 of the most popular parts and compared the new pricing to pricing in the Spring Calculator. The average price change is $0.12, an average decrease of 0.11 percent.

Some parts, however, showed major decreases. The FW3485GBYN went from $715.85 to $324.10. The FW3473GBYN went from $720.20 to $319.70. These parts fit a 2012 – 2017 Toyota Camry base model.

NAGS PART NUMBER Sept-16 Nov-15 Dollar Change % Change
DW01549GBYN $195.40 $196.50 $1.10 -0.6
DW01341GBYN $191.30 $191.30 $0 0
DW01217GBYN $199.85 $199.25 $0.60 0.3
DW01658GBYN $216.35 $220.95 ($4.60) -2.1
DW01504GBYN $258.15 $250.60 $7.55 3.0
DW01256GBNN $260.20 $260.30 ($0.10) -0.04
DW01265GBNN $261.45 $260.65 $0.80 0.3
DW01168GBNN $187.95 $187.95 0 0
DW01317GBYN $216.30 $219.40 ($3.10) -1.4
DW01303GTNN $182.85 $183.95 ($1.10) -0.6
Average Change Per Part (Dollar) $0.12
Average Change Per Part (Percentage) -0.11

 The DW01658GBYN showed the largest decline, down 2.1 percent or $4.60. The windshield fits a variety of models from the Cadillac Escalade to the Chevy Avalanche and GMC Sierra.

The DW1504GBY showed the highest increase, up 3 percent or $7.55. The windshield fits a 2003 – 2008 Ford Econoline Van.

What are your thoughts on the new NAGS Calculator? Share your feedback by emailing jreed@glass.com.

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