ALLDATA News https://www.alldata.com/alldata-news en A success built on safety https://www.alldata.com/blog-entry-option-3/success-built-safety <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Big Sky Collision Center </div> </div> </div> <p>[embed:1]</p> <p>The day we spoke with Matthew McDonnell, owner of Big Sky Collision Center in Billings, Mont., he was just hours away from signing the final documents for his company’s fourth location, this one in Manhattan, Mont. Coincidentally it was also his father’s 72<sup>nd</sup> birthday.</p><p><a href="https://www.alldata.com/blog-entry-option-3/success-built-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Entry: Option 3 Tech Tips & Trends blog ALLDATA News Mon, 21 Oct 2019 18:07:00 +0000 Thomas Bianchini 3248 at https://www.alldata.com Loose Impeller Causing Aveo Overheat Issue https://www.alldata.com/blog-entry-option-2/loose-impeller-causing-aveo-overheat-issue <p> [embed:2] </p> <p> <strong>Vehicle:</strong>&nbsp;2007 Chevrolet Aveo, L4-1.6L, Automatic Transaxle </p> <p> <strong>Mileage:</strong> 165,778 </p> <p> <strong>Problem:&nbsp;</strong>The vehicle was brought to the shop because it was overheating only on short trips around town. It was fine on the freeway. The shop replaced the thermostat, radiator and coolant. The cooling fans were operating correctly. After all the repairs, the engine was still overheating. </p><p><a href="https://www.alldata.com/blog-entry-option-2/loose-impeller-causing-aveo-overheat-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Entry: Option 2 Tech Tips & Trends blog ALLDATA News Tech Tips Mon, 01 Apr 2019 17:26:00 +0000 Thomas Bianchini 3099 at https://www.alldata.com Poor Repair on Grand Prix Causes DTC C0035 https://www.alldata.com/blog-entry-option-2/poor-repair-grand-prix-causes-dtc-c0035 <p> [embed:2] </p> <p> <strong>Vehicle:</strong> 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix, 3.8L V-6, Automatic Transmission </p> <p> <strong>Mileage:</strong> 148,992 </p> <p> <strong>Problem:</strong> The customer reported that the ABS light was on. The brakes seemed to operate normally. </p><p><a href="https://www.alldata.com/blog-entry-option-2/poor-repair-grand-prix-causes-dtc-c0035" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Entry: Option 2 Tech Tips & Trends blog ALLDATA News Tech Tips Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:00:00 +0000 Thomas Bianchini 2717 at https://www.alldata.com Bug Causes DTC P0171 on Mitsubishi https://www.alldata.com/blog-entry-option-2/bug-causes-dtc-p0171-mitsubishi <p> [embed:1] </p> <p> <strong>Vehicle:</strong> 2011 Mitsubishi Outlander, 2WD, L4-2.4L (4B12), Automatic Transmission </p> <p> <strong>Mileage:</strong> 88,396 </p> <p> <strong>Problem:</strong> The vehicle came in because the MIL was on. The tech pulled a P0171 (Fuel System Too Lean – Bank 1) DTC. </p><p><a href="https://www.alldata.com/blog-entry-option-2/bug-causes-dtc-p0171-mitsubishi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Entry: Option 2 Tech Tips & Trends blog ALLDATA News Tech Tips Sat, 01 Apr 2017 09:26:00 +0000 Thomas Bianchini 2653 at https://www.alldata.com A Profitable Resolution: Get Connected, Stay Connected to Your Customers https://www.alldata.com/blog-entry-option-1/profitable-resolution-get-connected-stay-connected-your-customers <p>[embed:1]</p> <p>With the stiff competition in the automotive industry there’s one thing that repair and collision shops need to put at the top of their resolutions for the new year, take advantage of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tools. By implementing CRM solutions, you’ll be able to communicate via text and email with your existing customer base, easily and consistently, which can lead to:</p><p><a href="https://www.alldata.com/blog-entry-option-1/profitable-resolution-get-connected-stay-connected-your-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blog Entry: Option 1 Tech Tips & Trends blog Best Practices ALLDATA News Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:32:00 +0000 Thomas Bianchini 2586 at https://www.alldata.com Past Newsletter Articles https://www.alldata.com/post/past-newsletter-articles <h3> <a href="/tech-tips-trends-blog">Past Newsletter Articles</a> </h3> Post ALLDATA News Thu, 20 Aug 2015 23:12:00 +0000 Janee Doull 1450 at https://www.alldata.com