Articles Tagged with ''auto service''

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Different Ways to Market Brake Service

Dealers, Store Managers Weigh in on Effective Strategies

Some dealers believe a great way to get new and existing customers into a tire dealership is by advertising and offering discounts for services - and that includes brake work. However, approaches vary by dealership.


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The Rules of Engine Diagnostics

There's More to This Service Than Just 'Clearing' Codes

It’s a rare tire dealership that does not occasionally see a car with an illuminated check engine light. In fact, 65% of respondents to MTD’s latest Tire Dealer Automotive Service Study report that they offer engine diagnostic services.


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3 Questions with Joe Flynn of Flynn's Tire & Auto Service

Dealership Develops Labor Shortage Work-Arounds

With more than 30 locations, Flynn’s Tire & Auto Service is one of the largest and fastest-growing independent tire dealerships in the western Pennsylvania/eastern Ohio area. Joe Flynn III, the company's president, discusses the challenges that come with growth in this MTD exclusive.


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How to Get Ahead of a Shrinking Workforce

Get Creative in Building Your New Pipeline of Techs

Two of the most frustrating things to hear in our industry are “I’m too busy to go out looking for techs” and “Well, it’s been slow, so I don’t think I can afford another tech right now.” As an industry, we need to go out looking for people who aren’t looking for us.


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