Under the Hood

News and Insights for Service Centers

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Video: CARFAX Report with and without Service Records

Reporting your service records to CARFAX is a smart move, and as a CARFAX Car Care Service Shop, you already know that. You are cashing in on the free advertising that comes with having your shop name and details displayed on the CARFAX Report with every single one of your reported service records.  Did you realize that you are also […]

Spring 2021
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Video: CARFAX QuickVIN

VINs are long. Stop typing them out. Long VINs are such a hassle, they’re often mistyped or entered incorrectly and service writers many times need to leave their check-in desk to collect the VIN. Wouldn’t you rather check in a new customer with a license plate instead of a 17 digit VIN? CARFAX QuickVIN is […]

Fall 2021
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Turn Google Searches into Service Visits

Consumers are using the internet more than ever to find local businesses. In fact, recent data shows that 90% of consumers used the internet to find a local business in the last year.

Summer 2020
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Video: Complete your Profile for the CARFAX Service Directory

Get up to speed with a virtual tour of the service shop console. Then update your directory profile, respond to reviews, and track your performance.

Fall 2020