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R.O. WRITER STREAMLINES ORDERING OF GM GENUINE PARTS

R.O. WRITER STREAMLINES ORDERING OF GM GENUINE PARTS

| January 2, 2019
 

 Have a taste for adding more high-quality OE parts to your work? R.O. Writer has just put them on the menu for every repair. In August 2018, R.O. Writer, maker of some of the most popular shop management tools in the market, rolled out a new product version that adds the ability to order OE […]

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PREPARE FOR THE COLD TIMES WITH GM’S LATEST TRANSFER CASES

PREPARE FOR THE COLD TIMES WITH GM’S LATEST TRANSFER CASES

| January 2, 2019
 

 While harsh winter weather will keep some folks indoors, owners of four-wheel drive vehicles will head out to plow, tow or go off-road for the favorite snowy and icy pursuits. All this work and fun can put plenty of stress on transfer cases, which means it’s time to evaluate quality replacement parts to get your […]

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GM PACKAGES CLASSIC POWER HISTORY AND A RED-HOT FUTURE TOGETHER AT 2018 SEMA

GM PACKAGES CLASSIC POWER HISTORY AND A RED-HOT FUTURE TOGETHER AT 2018 SEMA

| January 2, 2019
 

 Imagine taking a seat at the track and watching a new Camaro hit the quarter mile in an estimated 9 seconds with an engine generating the equivalent of nearly 700 horsepower and 600 lb.-ft. of torque. Imagine being blown out of your seat discovering that engine was powered by electricity. This is the 2019 eCOPO […]

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REMAN 6.0L ENGINE – NOW AVAILABLE WITH CNG/LPG CYLINDER HEAD OPTION

REMAN 6.0L ENGINE – NOW AVAILABLE WITH CNG/LPG CYLINDER HEAD OPTION

| January 2, 2019
 

 In 2017, GM brought back a legend, the Gen III 6.0L reman. For 2018, GM made the big-bore v8 tougher than ever and added CNG and LPG capability. The latest 6.0L reman (P/N 19356406), available now, arrives with hardened valve seats and stiffer valve springs for greater strength and durability. It also features GM’s option […]

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my GM Partner Perks -GM ROLLS OUT NEW REWARDS PROGRAM

my GM Partner Perks -GM ROLLS OUT NEW REWARDS PROGRAM

| January 2, 2019
 

 Things of real value never go out of style. That includes old friendships, good neighbors and loyalty. In 2019, GM gives a special nod to loyalty with a new program aimed at rewarding independent installers whenever and wherever they purchase any replacement parts from GM. Dubbed my GM Partner Perks, the new program will effectively […]

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Transmission Transitions

Transmission Transitions

| May 31, 2018
 

 GM transmissions continue to evolve to meet vehicle needs. When great years for automobiles (think ’57 Chevy and the Muscle Car era) are discussed, model year 1940 doesn’t stand out. It probably should. That was the year Oldsmobile began placing HydraMatic transmissions in its vehicles. The HydraMatic was the first true, high production fully automatic […]

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GM InShop Training

GM InShop Training

| May 31, 2018
 

 GM InShop sessions turn mid-day breaks into training time. Finding time to train can be a challenge. GM’s InShop clinics can conveniently turn lunchtime into learning time. Typically one-hour long and taught by GM Technical Training experts, the sessions allow repairers to feed their minds and bellies at the same time. One of their biggest […]

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GM makes DEEP PRICE CUTS on three popular engines!

GM makes DEEP PRICE CUTS on three popular engines!

| May 30, 2018
 

    Chevrolet Performance has just cut the MSRP on three of its most powerful small-block V-8 engines by thousands of dollars. Making this deal even more attractive, the price reductions are permanent. Now is a good time to put the following engines on your next performance shopping list. LS7 Engine (P/N 19329246) Probably best remembered […]

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Genuine GM Reman 6L80 and 6L90 transmissions hit the market

Genuine GM Reman 6L80 and 6L90 transmissions hit the market

| November 29, 2017
 

 Rear wheel drive GM vehicles have been popular for decades and for good reason. They’re stylish, come in all kinds of vehicle forms and offer years of driving enjoyment to an ever-growing loyal fan base. Now GM can help keep these same vehicles rolling down the road by offering two replacement 6-speed transmissions: a 6L80 […]

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SAY NO TO SALVAGE – GM Issues Statement on Salvaged Parts

SAY NO TO SALVAGE – GM Issues Statement on Salvaged Parts

| September 5, 2017
 

 Insurers occasionally push salvage parts into the repair mix, declaring them to be critical cost-cutting ingredients. Whatever savings they may promise, recycled parts can arrive with serious quality issues that both compromise repair safety and raise costs. GM announced its refusal to support the use of salvage replacement parts in a statement released in late […]

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