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GM’s 8L90 transmission makes news again as company’s first 8-speed reman

GM’s 8L90 transmission makes news again as company’s first 8-speed reman

| July 27, 2017
 

  An old saying declares that nothing succeeds like success. That being the case, GM’s 8L90 transmission might deserve having the word success carved into its housing. The 8L90 made headlines two years ago as GM’s first 8-speed planetary automatic transmission developed in-house. Now it’s available as GM’s first 8-speed rear wheel drive reman. That […]

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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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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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GM Showcase Latest 9-speed Transmission at ATRA Powertrain Expo

GM Showcase Latest 9-speed Transmission at ATRA Powertrain Expo

| December 9, 2016
 

 One of the great parts of attending auto service industry shows is witnessing history in the making as the most innovative, newest products hit the showroom floor. GM made sure the 2016 ATRA Powertrain Expo followed suit with a revamped schedule for the October 27 – October 30 trade fair held at the Paris Hotel & Casino […]

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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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SEMA Sensation

SEMA Sensation

| December 9, 2016
 

 Once again, contributions from Chevrolet Performance turned SEMA into the hottest ticket both on the Vegas Strip and anywhere in the auto aftermarket world. Muscle mania. Turning 50 is officially cool thanks to the eternally youthful Chevy Camaro, which just hit the half-century mark. A celebratory blowout featured Dale Earnhardt Jr. introducing the Camaro SS […]

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Volume 4 GM Service Insights Now Available!

Volume 4 GM Service Insights Now Available!

| December 1, 2016
 

 In this issue: GM Announces End of Year Powertrain Rebates – Shops and customers both win big with year-end GM rebates Creature Feature – GM creates 8.0L industrial crate engine GM Showcase Latest 9-speed transmission at ATRA Powertrain Expo Matinee Idol – V-8 6.0L steps into the spotlight Shop Managers Clean Up with Genuine GM Rewards Gear […]

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GM Announces End of Year Powertrain Rebates!

GM Announces End of Year Powertrain Rebates!

| November 14, 2016
 

                          Shops and customers both win big with year end GM rebates. Shops and customers both have the chance to pocket some serious green with GM Powertrain Rebates on heavy use items like transfer cases, transaxels and engines. During the winter months, all three […]

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