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EMaC and autoVHC deliver integrated vehicle health checks and service plans through new partnership

7 March, 2019

 

A new partnership between autoVHC and the EMaC Service Plan system is set to bring significant benefits to dealers and their consumers.

 

Using their autoVHC tablet, dealers can now identify items covered by an EMaC Service Plan, allowing them to start work immediately rather than waiting for customer approval.

 

Franchised dealerships see 24% drop in workshop activity during Q4 2017

28th February 2018

 

The UK franchised dealer sector saw a significant drop in demand for servicing and repairs during Q4 of 2017, with more than 323,000 fewer vehicles being presented to UK dealerships by the end of the three month period.

 

According to autoVHC's latest data, the average number of vehicles being presented to aftersales departments dropped from 277 in October to 211 in December.

 

Winter warning for UK dealers as tyre sales drop

3rd January 2018

 

The average UK dealership failed to replace 71% of severely worn tyres in November, raising serious duty of care concerns as motorists prepare for further winter driving conditions in the New Year.


Figures obtained from autoVHC's records revealed that the average dealership sold replacement tyres on only 29% of the occasions when either severely worn or faulty tyres were identified during services carried out in November 2017.

Average dealership failing to replace 66% of severely worn tyres

25th August 2017

 

The average UK dealership is failing to replace 66% of servery worn tyres, new data has revealed.

 

Figures obtained from electronic vehicle health check provider autoVHC revealed that the average dealership sold replacement tyres on only 34% of the occasions when either severely worn or faulty tyres were identified during services carried out in July 2017.

 

 

Failure to sell urgently required work costing UK dealers more than £480 million in lost sales per year

3rd August 2017

 

UK franchised dealers are missing out on as much as £480 million in lost sales by only selling 54% of urgently required work identified during customer vehicle health checks.

 

Annual data from electronic vehicle health check provider autoVHC has revealed that the average UK dealer missed out on £99,200 worth of revenue in 2016, by failing to sell 46% of Red work identified during the health check process.

 

 

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