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BACK TO SCHOOL – GM Repair Clinics Return in 2017 with New Classes, Training Opportunities

BACK TO SCHOOL – GM Repair Clinics Return in 2017 with New Classes, Training Opportunities

| March 23, 2017
 

  Following a popular and highly successful 2016 run, GM’s Clinics return this year with even more training options and brand new classes to join updated Clinic favorites. New last year, InShop clinics can be held onsite at your shop, these cutting-edge training sessions provide a first-class look at current repairs and a valuable window […]

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Transmission Programming – GM Promotion Gives 6-speed Buyers No-charge Access to OEM Programming

Transmission Programming – GM Promotion Gives 6-speed Buyers No-charge Access to OEM Programming

| March 23, 2017
 

  Consider for a moment all those things that bring value to your business. Didn’t you try them out first before buying in? Such is the value of a sample. GM is offering this same kind of opportunity for repairers interested in doing all their transmission programming in-shop. From now until the end of 2017, […]

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The Best Part – Around the Clock.  Get the Best Deals on OEM Parts 24/7 with RepairLink

The Best Part – Around the Clock. Get the Best Deals on OEM Parts 24/7 with RepairLink

| March 23, 2017
 

 Review the following repair scenario and try to spot the major mistake the shop makes. A worried customer drops off her 2010 Chevrolet Silverado at Joe’s Garage in the late afternoon after a dash warning light comes on. The customer also requests a brake and suspension inspection. A technician finds time near the end of […]

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Building Blocks. West Coast Shop Turns Genuine GM Rewards into New Business!

Building Blocks. West Coast Shop Turns Genuine GM Rewards into New Business!

| March 23, 2017
 

  Many repairers reinvest their Genuine GM Rewards in their businesses. In itself, that’s very good business. Turn Key Engine Supply, in Oceanside, Calif., may have taken this practice to a whole new level. It’s quite literally a shop built by GM parts whose main business is selling GM products. Turn Key opened its doors […]

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Showcase Schedule – Tradeshow Listing

Showcase Schedule – Tradeshow Listing

| March 23, 2017
 

  Great vacations start with great planning — typically well in advance of those precious days you’ll spend on the beach, in the mountains or at some dearly important family spot closer to home. The same approach will guarantee your spot at industry trade shows and other automotive expos where you get a leg up […]

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RAP Remote Assisted Programming

RAP Remote Assisted Programming

| March 23, 2017
 

 Have confidence in your transmission installations with RAP. Hundreds of new products get introduced at SEMA every year. Some make a big splash; others not so much. One of the best reviewed from the 2016 show could be building your business today. Say hello to the product taking the top spot in SEMA’s 2017 New […]

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Creature Feature GM creates 8.0L industrial crate engine

Creature Feature GM creates 8.0L industrial crate engine

| December 9, 2016
 

 Scientists say the burly, powerful group of cave dwellers known as the Neanderthals died out over 30,000 years ago. That’s too bad since GM just produced a big block, big displacement 8.0L Industrial Crate Engine that these muscular wild men, along with anyone needing serious workplace torque, could truly appreciate. The 8.0L (Part # 19303371) […]

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Matinee Idol. 6.0L V-8 steps into the spotlight.

Matinee Idol. 6.0L V-8 steps into the spotlight.

| December 9, 2016
 

 Patience is a virtue — apparently both for people and truck engines alike. After spending the last several years dutifully powering GM’s full-size heavy duty pickup trucks, vans and SUVs, the 6.0L LC8 (part # 12640084) is having a coming out party of its own. The tough-as-nails, brawny powerplant now is available for order as a […]

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Shop Managers Clean Up With Genuine GM Rewards

Shop Managers Clean Up With Genuine GM Rewards

| December 9, 2016
 

 For anyone who may have been trapped on a desert island the last seven years, Dyson vacuums are high-end cleaning tools prized by consumers looking to create ultra-hygienic living spaces. Equal parts engineering marvel, luxury item, and functional art piece, the super-popular sweepers have created a mini-revolution in innovative home goods. Shop owner shares rewards […]

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Gear Up Your Service Sales Pitch

Gear Up Your Service Sales Pitch

| December 9, 2016
 

 A little knowledge can go a long way in helping customers find a solution to their transmission ills. “It’s your transmission.”  No other three-word phrase uttered at an auto service facility arguably causes as much immediate customer anxiety, and for two very good reasons. One, transmission work tends to be very expensive. Two, transmissions are […]

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