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Condition Reporting
Service
March 25, 2020

Here’s How Every Dealership Should Handle Condition Reporting for Everyone’s Protection

According to an article published in Auto Dealer Today magazine, each service drive visit costs dealerships about 0.007% of the vehicle’s market value. Though it may not seem like much at first, these costs can really add up. This is why condition reporting is so…
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rv-service-department
Service
March 23, 2020

5 Ways RV Dealers Across the Country are Improving Business and Sales

RVs are a hot commodity for US consumers, and that’s especially true for retirees who want to take a few years to travel the country – or even the continent. Below are five ways in which your RV dealership can appeal to your customer base…
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customer trust
Service
March 2, 2020

Are You Overestimating How Much Your Customers Trust You?

Back in 2017, research on trust and transparency between auto dealerships and their customers revealed some startling information that can have a significant impact on the way you do business. Below, you can find out whether you are overestimating how much your customers trust you…
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tech boat dealership
Service
February 25, 2020

5 Tech Tools that Every Boat Dealership Can Benefit From

All across the nation, people continue to discover the excitement and joy associated with spending an afternoon out on the open water, and as a result, marinas and boat dealerships continue to face stiff competition in the sales and service industry. The five tech tools…
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truvideo-texting-platform
Service
January 15, 2020

Why TruVideo’s Text Platform is More Effective than a Phone Call

For many years, auto dealerships have reached out to customers via telephone calls to explain repair issues, discuss financing options, and many other important things that go along with providing important products and services to those customers. However, there is evidence to suggest that texting…
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better dealership communication
Service
January 10, 2020

How Better and More Effective Communication Can Streamline Your Service Department

If there’s one thing that can have a detrimental toll on an auto dealership’s service department, it’s miscommunication with customers. Numerous studies and surveys have shown that consumers already struggle to trust auto service companies, so it is critical that you communicate as effectively as…
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dealership communication
Service
January 6, 2020

Are You Communicating with Your Customers Effectively? Here’s How You Can Tell

Effective communication is critical in any business and industry, but when it comes to auto dealerships, it’s one of the most important parts of running a successful company. If you aren’t sure whether you are communicating with your customers effectively, consider the information below, and…
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car-dealership-servicing
Service
December 30, 2019

5 Tips for Explaining Auto Issues and Repair Needs to Your Service Customers via Video

Customers often struggle to truly understand the reasons for even some of the most common auto repairs, and this can, unfortunately, cause trust issues that are difficult for auto dealerships to resolve. Utilizing video to document problems and explain them in detail to customers is…
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reputation-car-dealership
Service
December 10, 2019

Using Video to Build Your Reputation as a New Dealership

If you’re the new auto dealer on the block, there’s a lot for you to think about. How many other dealerships are there in the same local area? How does the local population receive those dealers? How far away will people come to visit those…
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car video tour
Service
October 7, 2019

5 Tips for Providing a Visual Tour of an Automobile via Video

Not very long ago, the only way a consumer could see a vehicle he or she was thinking about purchasing was by visiting the dealership and talking with a salesperson who could answer questions face-to-face. Now, thanks to the internet and innovations like TruVideo, video…
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