Tag: General Motors

ENROLLMENT IS OPEN FOR GM’S COLLISION REPAIR NETWORK

ENROLLMENT IS OPEN FOR GM’S COLLISION REPAIR NETWORK

| October 30, 2018
 

 With the 2018 NACE Automechanika show in Atlanta as a backdrop, GM announced enrollment is open for its new collision repair network. Interested shops can now sign up at the network portal by going to www.genuinegmparts.com. The portal will list all the training, equipment and tool requirements for the network. After shops enroll, there are […]

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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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Knights of the Roundtable

Knights of the Roundtable

| June 1, 2018
 

 OEM Roundtable on crusade to help repairers and vehicle owner In a highly-competitive industry with powerful insurance groups influencing labor rates and repair policies, shops can find themselves asking that question. Repairers perform all the work and assume all the liabilities and yet can feel powerless and isolated when it comes to addressing industry issues. […]

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GM Service Technical College Announces New Training Requirements

GM Service Technical College Announces New Training Requirements

| June 1, 2018
 

 GM’s Service Technical College (STC) and its Service Training Standards (STS) have announced new training requirements for 2018 to increase body structural repair knowledge and skills for technicians. The new training requirements expand on GM’s ongoing efforts to support training consistency throughout the industry. As the material structural elements and technology of vehicles evolve, GM […]

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