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Open Lines Of Communication With Customers To Increase Revenue & CSI

Clear communication is vital to the success of any business – and for automotive dealerships, it is the very lifeblood. Keeping customers informed about their repairs, eliciting responses from them when their vehicle is due for repair and keeping records of conversation are all critical indicators of success.  This might sound like a tall order […]

15 Automated Text Message Templates For Your Service Department

You have enough going on in your service department without wasting time on ineffective communication tactics that leave customers unhappy and put your staff behind schedule. At the same time, an adequate amount of communication is critical for keeping your customer satisfaction index (CSI) scores up. So, does this leave you stuck between a rock […]

4 Text Message Templates That Drive Your Car Sales Process

When it comes to selling cars, you can never get too much time. Every minute gained is time you can invest in pursuing qualified prospects and making another sale. Communicating with customers throughout the selling process and following up with them after a car sale is time-consuming, yet critical to the success of your dealership.

Digital Customer Service Experience Impacts CSI Scores

When it comes to communicating with dealerships, these days customers want a hands-on digital customer service experience – but not necessarily in the sense you may think.

Surefire Tactics Dealerships Can Use To Improve Customer Retention

Dealerships are missing out on as much as $99 billion in annual service revenue due to lack of customer retention.  Only about 30% of consumers take their vehicles to dealerships for repairs, while about 50% of consumers get repairs done at independent repair outlets, tire stores and quick-lube shops. The remaining 20% use the services […]

The True Cost Of Communication Gaps At Your Dealership

Keeping the lines of communication open with employees and customers at a busy automotive dealership is challenging when you have so many other areas to consider. While communication may seem like a minor issue, a gap in it can become extremely costly.

How Sandberg Volvo Cars Improved Their Dealership CSI Score with TEXT2DRIVE

Recently, Dave Bushnell, Service Manager at Sandberg Volvo Cars in Lynnwood, Washington reported a dramatic increase in their dealership’s CSI (customer service index) score since switching to TEXT2DRIVETM. They came to us looking for the best way to communicate with their customers, but weren’t sure how to close the gap.