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  • December 31, 1969
Why Do Customers Prefer Texting? Why Do Customers Prefer Texting?
Why Do Customers Prefer Texting?
11-16-2018
Why Do Customers Prefer Texting?
Philadelphia 100: Five Years In A Row Philadelphia 100: Five Years In A Row
Philadelphia 100: Five Years In A Row
11-05-2018
Philadelphia 100: Five Years In A Row
BOLT ON & Elite Join Forces BOLT ON & Elite Join Forces
BOLT ON & Elite Join Forces
11-02-2018
BOLT ON & Elite Join Forces
How To Gain Better Reviews at Your Auto Repair Shop | BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY How To Gain Better Reviews at Your Auto Repair Shop | BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY
How To Gain Better Reviews at Your Auto Repair Shop | BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY
10-23-2018
How To Gain Better Reviews at Your Auto Repair Shop | BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY
Why Auto Repair Shops Resist Technology Why Auto Repair Shops Resist Technology
Why Auto Repair Shops Resist Technology
10-18-2018
Why Auto Repair Shops Resist Technology
Factors That Affect Your Average Repair Order Factors That Affect Your Average Repair Order
Factors That Affect Your Average Repair Order
10-18-2018
Factors That Affect Your Average Repair Order
How Can Auto Repair Shops Get Involved in the Community? How Can Auto Repair Shops Get Involved in the Community?
How Can Auto Repair Shops Get Involved in the Community?
10-11-2018
How Can Auto Repair Shops Get Involved in the Community?

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Our Shop Talk Blog shares the insider advice needed to increase profits & efficiency. Learn what's working right now for repair shops all across the country.

Why Do Customers Prefer Texting?

Philadelphia 100: Five Years In A Row

BOLT ON & Elite Join Forces

How To Gain Better Reviews at Your Auto Repair Shop | BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY

Why Auto Repair Shops Resist Technology

Factors That Affect Your Average Repair Order

How Can Auto Repair Shops Get Involved in the Community?

Help Us Put the Brakes on Breast Cancer

The Need for Technology in Automotive Repair Shops

Ethical Sales and Full Disclosure in Auto Repair

Improving Phone Calls at Your Auto Repair Shop

Full ALLDATA Repair Access Now Available with BOLT ON

We Won the Inc. 5000 Award 3 Years In A Row

Marketing Your Shop in the Age of Social Media

BOLT ON Rocks Trade Show Tour: September & October

AAPEX 2018 Recap

4 Interviewing Tips that Will Help You to Hire Superstar Techs

Customer Retention: The Importance of Keeping Them

Is Your Auto Repair Shop Prioritizing Convenience?

What to Consider When Choosing A Digital Inspection Software

How To WOW Your Customers

How To Earn Repeat Customers

Ready For Hire: Assistant Service Advisor

The Morning Rush Could Hurt Your Shop's Image

Eliminate the Wait, and Sell More Services!

15 Million Photos Used to Sell More Services!

Digital Inspections: So Easy, A Kid Can Do It

We Made It Into the Winner's Circle!

How National Car Care Month and Photos Educate Customers: Part 3

Car Care Month is no April Fools Joke: Part 2

May & June Trade Show Tour

We're Headed to the IMDA Convention & Tradeshow!

Your Shop and National Car Care Month: Part 1

NEW! Text Invoices and Estimates Right to Your Customers

7 Tips on Delivering Extraordinary Service

The Wiser Adviser on The Today Show

March & April Trade Show Tour

New Feature for Lube Sticker Pro

Matco Maximus Now Has Digital Vehicle Inspections from BOLT ON

February Trade Show Tour

How to Collect and Use CRM Info

Communication Part 2: Writing Up Customer Concerns

Communication Part 1: Getting Info Before The Customer Arrives

Pro Call: Know Your Customers The Moment They Call

Updating Dad's Shop

January Trade Show Tour

Wrenchin' Up With The Wiser Adviser

Rad Air - "Work smarter.”

It All Started As An Idea

Maximize Your Toolbox to Grow Your Shop

Checklist for Building a World Class Shop

Happy Holidays From The BOLT ON Team

Pricing, Ethics and the Reputation of Your Business

How to Attract and Keep Quality Techs

"I recommend BOLT ON 110%, even to my competing shops!"

OH, Snap! 12 million and counting

ABC News Shares How BOLT ON Improves Customer Trust

Shop Owner of Motorcar Alternatives Shares His Success Story

Wiser Adviser and The Car Doctor Talk Shop

Add Videos to Your Digital Inspections!

We Won the 2017 PTEN Award for Jump Start

We Won the Philly 100 Award for the 4th Year!

We're Headed to the RLO Training & Expo

Gauge your KPIs and missed goals with our new Horizon Dashboard

ASA Super Saturday, Sponsored by BOLT ON

BOLT ON at AAPEX (Booth #30001)

October Trade Show Schedule

Give Your Customers Instant Vehicle Updates with Status Tracker

BOLT ON Partners with TECHNET

ASA TireMaster Shops are Now Mobile-Ready

Introducing Review Manager

How Reviews Boost Local SEO

How to Respond to Positive and Negative Reviews

Why Reviews are Crucial for Your Business and the Bottom Line

Easier OBD2 Reports Help Increase Customer Trust

September 2017 Trade Show Schedule

Protect Your Reports From Unwanted Eyes

GET BOLTED! A New Video Series Where Your Questions Get Answered by the Expert

We Did It! We Won the Inc. 5000 Award Again

Wiser Adviser is Taking Over the Airwaves

[Update] Grow Your Business with Jump Start

Cool the Car or Customer Down (?)

We Won 3 American Business Awards

Dealing with Summer Heat in Your Shop

NACE Automechanika, Here We Come

We Won the Top Tech Employers Award

Print Your Tech Worksheets Right From a Tablet

Automatically Schedule Appointments in Your Customers' Phone Calendars

Celebrating Our 5-Year Anniversary with Mitchell1

Build Trust and Cover Your Butt with the Customer Timeline

Your Oil and TPMS Reset Instructions Will Now Follow You Everywhere

Quick License Plate Photos Now Give You Full Vehicle Info

Report Pro Builds Better Shops

Cleanliness is next to Shop Success - Part 4 of 4

ASA Automotive Training & Expo

Text Customers Vehicle Pics Without An Inspection Report

Customers Can Now Text Vehicle Pics to Your Shop!

Whoa! Share Estimates with Customers via Text Messaging

A Clean and Comfortable Shop - Part 3 of 4

Take Your Shop "Over The Road"

Your Shop's Welcome Mat - Part 2 of 4

Our Awesome Team Leader Wins the 2017 Executive Management Award

Your Shop... Open Your Eyes - Part 1 of 4

ASA Automotive Systems Conference

On Board with National Car Care Month

April 2017 Trade Show Schedule

Tire Registration — Just a Few Clicks Away with Report Pro

Celebrating 10,000 Followers on Facebook

Introducing BOLT ON University

BOLT ON University Launches its First Class

[Updated] 2017 Trade Show Schedule

BOLT ON Customer on Cornering the Market

What is a Digital Inspection?

We Won the Best Auto Repair Software Award

BOLT ON Customer makes R+W Cover

We're Helping Train Mitchell 1's Team

Gaining Customer Trust (and How Not To)

Digital Vehicle Inspection Improves the Lost Art of Customer Communication

We Won the 30 Most Valuable Tech Titans Award

4 Things to Consider When Buying Auto Repair Software

Tips to Grow Auto Shop Revenue | BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY

We Won the 50 Fastest Growing Companies Award for 2016 & 2017

Report Pro Now Does More For Your Shop

MaxxTraxx & VAST, Are Now Mobile-Ready

"Here's My Card"

Service Check List for Thanksgiving Travelers

Faster Work Orders with Mobile Manager Pro

We made the Philly 100 back to back... to back!

#AAPEX16

Fall Car Care Month Tips

BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY Collaborates With AutoNetTV on Customer Education Videos

ASA Super Saturday 2016

Periodic Motor Vehicle Inspection: Safety First

We Were Named #3 on Philadelphia Business Journal’s 50 on Fire in Philly

National Pronto Fall 2016 Shareholders Conference

Check us out at "The Event"

See Mike Risich at the Ratchet+Wrench Conference

2016 Midas - IMDA Conference

BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY Ranks on the 2016 Inc. 5000

The "Go Mobile" Tour Kicks Off!!

BOLT ON Launches Time Clock for Mobile Manager Pro

Attracting Millennials: The Webinar

Pronto Smart Choice Members

Mobile Manager Pro Adds Best Practice Tips

How To Attract Millennials to Your Shop

Relationship Between a Millennial & Their Car

Is Your Shop on Social Media?

Car Dealership or Independent Mechanic?

Real Success Stories

BOLT ON wins "Future 50" award

BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY UNVEILS REDESIGNED WEBSITE

New Office, New Faces

BOLT ON Software is All-Encompassing

BOLT ON Wins Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies Award ...Again

7 Tips to Boost Profits and Save Time with Welcome Station

3 Ways Auto Repair is Like Fast Food

Mobile Manager Pro Wins PTEN Innovation Award

Welcome Station Kiosk Nominated for PTEN Award

Major Report Pro Release Planned for Mitchell 1 Users

Auto Repair Software Helps Build Trust and Increase ARO

Tips to Increase Auto Shop Productivity | BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY

BOLT ON Kicks Off Live Product Training

7 Tips to Turn Your Customer Invoice into a Marketing Tool

Report Pro Update Offers Visual View of WIP Screen

Pronto Announces Support of BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY

Repair Shops Cannot Live Without Texting Customers

Mobile Manager Pro Adds Highly Sought-After Feature

The Shop of Tomorrow and its Staggering $1,400 Average RO

How to Sell Auto Repairs to a Skeptic

BOLT ON Demos True Integration for ZAC Group

Mobile Manager Pro Now Integrates with SureTrack

Mobile Manager Pro Vehicle Inspection Photos Double

BOLT ON Auto Repair Software Helps Shop Win Award

13 Things About Auto Repair Software You Didn't Know

Rapid Entry Pro Licenses to Continue Free of Charge

BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY Nominated as Best Place to Work

7 Tips for Preparing for Trade Shows

Report Pro Makes Tire Registration Seamless

Customer Check-in Automotive Kiosk Ensures Accuracy

Mobile Manager Pro Ranks in Top 5

BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY Fully Integrates with NAPA TRACS

See Welcome Station Kiosk in Action

He Increased ARO by 20% and Gained a Leg-Up on Competition

Mobile Manager Pro Features 100% SMS Integration

See Mobile Manager Pro in the Bay

Greeting Customers with Mobile Manager Pro

New Report Pro Features Make Email Setup Easier

Repair Shops Receive Texts when Customers View Inspections

BOLT ON Founder to Demonstrate Mobile Technology

Auto Repair Shops Embrace Paperless Technology

7 Tips to Drive Up Repair Shop Profits

Photos Help Shops Sell More Services

Automotive Kiosk Saves Time and Boosts Up-Selling

Automotive Kiosk Makes Life Easier

Self-Service Kiosks Cut Costs

BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY Resolves to be Everywhere

BOLT ON Founder Advises on Computer Engineering Programs

BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY Seeks ATD Partnership

900 Dollars More a Day

Live Demo of Mobile Manager Pro

V Foundation Fund Raiser

20K More in a Month

These Shops Made Over 125K with One Major Change

    

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