Insurance committee considers ASA position on parts procurement bill. The Michigan legislature is back in session and has insurer-mandated parts procurement legislation on its agenda. Michigan State Sen. Joe Hune, R-22, chairman of the Senate Insurance Committee, introduced Senate Bill 430 to amend the insurance code to prohibit insurers from requiring automotive repairers to use […]
What’s in it for you to perform courtesy checks? Plenty. But getting your techs into the habit takes planning and effort. Here’s how. A lot has been written about the value of the courtesy-check process – mostly about how important it is to your shop’s profit. Yet many owners find getting their technicians to do […]
How Honda’s new steels and safety systems will impact collision repairs. The 2016 Honda Civic, available since November 2015, was recently named AutoGuide.com 2016 Car of the Year. According to Colum Wood, AutoGuide group editorial director, “A car that’s this good, with Honda’s reputation for quality, reliability and durability, just doesn’t come along every day.” […]
How innovative necessity and conservative thinking can work together to change your business and achieve future success. We’re still in the first few months of 2016. Each new year brings with it an arbitrary clean slate, a period of time when change is contemplated, if not always acted on. When I began writing this article, […]
If you’re building, or rebuilding, your website, we know you have a lot of questions. Here are the ones our marketing experts say are crucial. As the owner of an auto service or repair shop, choosing the right marketing agency to design your website is one of the most important decisions you’ll make. Choose wrong, […]
Our Affiliates – March/April 2016
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