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Sticking to RECOMMENDATIONS

Sticking to RECOMMENDATIONS

| June 1, 2018
 

 Know the rules for applying I.R. structural adhesives Repairing bonds using impact resistant I.R. structural adhesives can present some steep challenges. “The glue doesn’t tell you what it is or how to fix it,” says GM Lead Service Engineer Bob Hiser. That’s where proper training and OEM repair instructions come into play. Along with these […]

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GM ramps up criteria requirements for new Collision Repair Network

GM ramps up criteria requirements for new Collision Repair Network

| June 1, 2018
 

 Late last year, GM announced plans to launch a comprehensive collision certification program in the early part of 2018. Since then GM has been building a set of requirements based on a rethinking of the certification program model to create a more complete repair experience for shops and customers. GM Wholesale Channel Associate Rachel Rodriguez […]

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Label Lookup – QR code replaces GM SPID label

Label Lookup – QR code replaces GM SPID label

| June 1, 2018
 

 QR code replaces GM SPID label Locating the Service Parts Identification (SPID) label too often has been a troublesome task that costs shops precious cycle time. GM has eliminated this chore by replacing the SPID with a QR Code providing consistent and immediate access to accurate paint and other vehicle information. Available on some 2017 […]

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GM Makes its First Apperance at the Northeast Exposition

GM Makes its First Apperance at the Northeast Exposition

| June 1, 2018
 

 The GM Collision Parts team set up shop from March 16–18 as a first-time exhibitor of the NORTHEAST 2018 auto show. Wholesale Collision Manager John Eck says GM decided to exhibit when it saw an opportunity to reach out to new customers. “It’s a chance to reach a geographic market segmentation we may not see […]

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Genuine GM Rewards – Top Reward Picks of 2017

Genuine GM Rewards – Top Reward Picks of 2017

| January 8, 2018
 

 Genuine GM Rewards Program makes giving (and receiving) great gifts possible all-year-round. Judging from recent program numbers, shopping and enjoying cold beverages are on the minds of many participating shops independent of the season. Topping the list of popular gift card redemptions is the $50 gift card, followed by gift cards for department stores. The […]

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