Tag: Genuine GM Parts

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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ATRA EXPO JOINS AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY WEEK

ATRA EXPO JOINS AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY WEEK

| January 2, 2019
 

 The Automatic Transmission Rebuilders Associate (ATRA) Powertrain Expo found a new home with some new neighbors in 2018. ATRA returned to Las Vegas but moved to Bally’s Hotel and Casino while setting up shop from Oct. 31 – Nov. 3, a notable departure from the previous years’ early summer schedule. The reason behind the change: […]

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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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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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Diagnose and Repair AFM Lifters with these GM Instructions

Diagnose and Repair AFM Lifters with these GM Instructions

| November 2, 2018
 

 Diagnostics and repair insights provided by ACDelco/GM Parts Training Specialist, James Rokitski Are your customers having issues with misfires, a ticking noise or an SES light that has turned on in a GM vehicle? GM specialists say the problem could be related to a collapsed or stuck Active Fuel Management (AFM) lifter. Correctly diagnosing potential AFM […]

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Better Bonds – Use thread locker adhesives properly to perform lasting repairs

Better Bonds – Use thread locker adhesives properly to perform lasting repairs

| November 1, 2018
 

 Super strong and durable adhesives are increasingly a part of repairs for collision and mechanical work. For these adhesives to do their job, they must be applied correctly. That means repairers must gain a thorough understanding of how these adhesives work and then stick to the recommended application process. ACDelco threadlocker (Genuine GM Parts #19369733) […]

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Chevrolet Performance Offers Duramax Block

Chevrolet Performance Offers Duramax Block

| November 1, 2018
 

 Following 20 years of service, the Duramax 6.6L engine is finally coming to market with a machined block offering. The brand-new Duramax machined block will join the full range of original equipment service parts available from Chevrolet Performance. The Duramax block (P/N 12651877) is based on the one used with 2010– 2017 LML and LGH-code production […]

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The Power of Points – GM Expands Rewards Program

The Power of Points – GM Expands Rewards Program

| November 1, 2018
 

 Customers looking to boost vehicle performance are also getting a boost to their Genuine GM Rewards thanks to an expansion of the Rewards Program that now encompasses Chevrolet Performance assemblies. Each Genuine GM Rewards point converts into buying power, making each 50 reward points redeemable for gift cards, electronics, travel and even towards the purchase […]

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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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