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Fuel laboratories are highly-specialised facilities that test a diverse range of fuels for quality and consistency, including the RDE fuels used in vehicle testing. Testing and analysing fuels is important for adhering to regulatory standards and to check for any signs of contamination when necessary.
Detailed analysis can be useful when troubleshooting and to quantify pollutants produced by different types of fuels. With new fuels emerging and machinery becoming more sophisticated,…Continue
Added by tony croose on June 18, 2018 at 11:00pm — No Comments
After getting in an accident the last thing you want to do is deal with paperwork to get your truck repaired. However, when life hands you lemons...you know how the saying goes. Most people have a ton of questions after a car accident and need help…Continue
Added by Lizzie Weakley on June 18, 2018 at 2:10pm — No Comments
Car shoppers should have a simple path to your website's SRPs. Your homepage should offer that streamlined process.
Is there a way I can tell if my homepage is driving people to my inventory?
Yes, and you already…Continue
Added by Dane Saville on June 18, 2018 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Albany, NY – June 18, 2018 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems has integrated its dealership management system (DMS) with Vitu, Motor Vehicle Software Corporation’s (MVSC) market-leading national electronic tax, title and registration platform for automotive dealerships (known as “DMVdesk” in California). Through its integration program, Open/Mate, Auto/Mate customers who use the Vitu platform can now perform processes in real-time – such as pull…Continue
Added by Mike Esposito on June 18, 2018 at 7:50am — No Comments
In 2014, due to safety concerns, Toyota issued a recall notice for a power inverter on its popular Toyota Prius. Nothing abnormal. But for the fact that, even after the recall was fixed, customers continued coming in with issues – hundreds of them – and that’s when Roger Hogan’s dealership decided enough was enough.…Continue
Added by Chris Miller on June 18, 2018 at 6:56am — No Comments
Almost half of a dealership’s sales customers never return for their first service appointment – that’s a hefty chunk of a dealer’s lifetime service potential! What causes this pattern in car buyers, and how can you channel more of them from your showroom to your service lane? AutoLoop surveyed our subscribed…Continue
Added by Doug Van Sach on June 18, 2018 at 6:45am — No Comments
Wenn Sie wirklich Wert auf Blackjack legen wollen, dann müssen Sie lernen, wann Sie mit weichen Händen hyperaggressiv sein müssen. Da Sie ohne Risiko plündern oder verdoppeln können, haben Sie eine wirklich gute Chance, es zu öffnen und viele aggressive Aktionen mit diesen Händen zu machen. Sie müssen jedoch lernen, wann Sie mit der Verdopplung super aggressiv sein wollen, wenn Sie so viel Wert wie möglich aus diesen profitablen Szenarien ziehen wollen. Indem Sie die Grundprinzipien von…Continue
Added by Megan Lowe on June 18, 2018 at 3:55am — No Comments
Finding inexpensive automobile insurance on the internet might seem incredibly simple. Nearly every website claims it has the best rates available. Clearly this can’t be true. It can be practically impossible for the average car owner to compare plan against plan to know if they’re getting the best possible value for the money spent.
Do you invest the hours upon hours necessary to visit every major company’s website, tediously recording the plan details and costs for each one you…Continue
Added by Rahul Paul on June 17, 2018 at 10:59pm — No Comments
According to Black Book® data, the average price of a used vehicle for model years 2013-2017 decreased slightly in value -0.3% during May, with cars changing -0.7% and trucks -0.1%. All vehicles are averaging a 12-month change of -14.1%. This is trending better than May of last year, when 2- to 6-year old vehicles declined in value by -1.2%.
Despite the slight dip in total vehicle values last month, eight segments saw positive changes in May, led by Sporty Cars, up +1.1% in May.…Continue
Added by Black Book on June 15, 2018 at 7:13am — No Comments
Emails today usually end up unanswered or in the…Continue
Added by Thomas F. Jung on June 15, 2018 at 1:30am — No Comments
Added by Thomas F. Jung on June 15, 2018 at 1:30am — No Comments
"The key to the success of any business is simple; it’s about hiring the right people to be in the right roles at the right…
Added by Ralph Paglia on June 14, 2018 at 4:21pm — No Comments
55.3% of Today’s Popular Leases Retain their Monthly Payment Prices Entering June
Wantalease.com, the nation’s first online car lease marketplace for new lease deals, reports the latest update on new lease offerings, with prices on most of today’s popular leases holding steady from last month. Thirty-six different vehicles maintained their prices from the previous month to this month showing that lease prices are holding steady as we move into the summer…Continue
Added by John Sternal on June 14, 2018 at 11:38am — No Comments
Flick Fusion COO Tim James shares his advice on how auto dealers can start adding video to their marketing strategy in part 1 of this 2 part video…
Added by Timmy D. James on June 14, 2018 at 8:30am — No Comments
Your homepage should fulfill two needs: get car shoppers where they need to be and give them easy access to contact you.
Every visitor should be able to do this with little to no friction. But many dealers make the same mistake on their homepage,…Continue
Added by Dane Saville on June 14, 2018 at 8:00am — No Comments
When it comes to earning business, the customer experience has become a key differentiator. These days, sales and service customers tend to choose convenience and experience over pricing. In fact, dealers that consistently provide an…Continue
Added by sara callahan on June 14, 2018 at 6:30am — No Comments
After more than a century on the road, the Americans are changing the way they drive. As of April 2016, the Millennials are the largest living population in the United States and they will make a huge impact on the auto industry. If you want your dealership to…Continue
Added by Thomas F. Jung on June 14, 2018 at 12:12am — No Comments
Time is money, and no one likes their time wasted. So, if you are not using the newest technologies, you are missing out on lucrative business opportunities. When it comes to texting – it is a relatively old technology – for more than 25 years…Continue
Added by Thomas F. Jung on June 14, 2018 at 12:10am — No Comments
All of us were made to believe that hiring an airport limousine service will cost us an exorbitant amount of money and that it is only meant for celebrities and people who have achieved stardom. So we kept depriving ourselves of the pleasure of riding in cozy limousines. However, lately we have started exploring the limo rates for airport transfers and other personal transportation needs. We were…Continue
Added by Rosie Joy on June 13, 2018 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Added by Ralph Paglia on June 13, 2018 at 4:00pm — No Comments