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December 10, 2020

Verify Before You Buy!

for All Industries

With more and more states using the National Motor Vehicle Title Information System (NMVTIS) in their titling processes, it is important that our industry customers do as well. Because states may apply brands differently, doing a quick National Title Pointer search can save you heartburn later. Many dealers have purchased clear title vehicles through salvage auctions, only to find that the salvage auction reported it to NMVTIS (as they are required to by federal law) and because of the report, the DMV will only issue a salvage/salvage rebuilt title.

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December 10, 2020

Want to Help ADD Brag?

for All Industries

If you love your ADD team and the effective tools offered to your business through your account, you can help us brag! Leave us a review on Google, our Facebook page, or within your ADD Account Management tools where you’ll see “Review ADD.” We know that our customers are our best asset, and you know the system and the advantages it gives your business.

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September 14, 2020

Have you ever not been able to make out the VIN on a tow ticket? Or maybe the VIN wasn’t on the tow ticket at all? Now at your fingertips, ADD users will be able to simply type the license plate number into the DMV123 system by selecting the Plate to VIN inquiry from the DMV123 state drop-down menu.

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September 2, 2020

Did you know that integrations with tow management systems help provide key services to customers they would not otherwise offer? Most tow management systems that integrate with Auto Data Direct provide a seamless integration where the customer isn’t aware they are leaving the TMS’s site, or they may provide a link that takes them to ADD’s website where the account user enters ADD credentials to run state records or perform other tasks.

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September 2, 2020

Attention Towers & Dealers!

for All Industries

Auto Data Direct is exhibiting virtually for the first time with American Towman. The American Towman Virtual Aisle will feature over 240 exhibitors and will be available 24/7. Also be sure to mark your 2021 calendars with the confirmed American Towman dates below. Auto Data Direct is excited to be part of the NIADA/NABD Virtual Convention & Expo Series September 22 – October 6!

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September 2, 2020

Update! Now Available, Learn More Coming soon! Plate to VIN vehicle information for ADD’s towing and recovery customers! Have you ever not been able to make out the VIN on a tow ticket? Or maybe the VIN wasn’t on the tow ticket at all? Now at your fingertips, ADD users will be able to simply type the license plate number into the DMV123 system by selecting the Plate to VIN inquiry from the DMV123 state drop-down menu.

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September 2, 2020

Jimmy Collins, the owner of Casper’s Body Shop & Wrecker Service, is a hard-working business owner. He has long days and with two locations now in Greenville and Whitepine, Tennessee, his days are even longer. But according to Jimmy, his account with Auto Data Direct (ADD) has simplified and sped up state-mandated processes and allows him to focus on managing his trucks, rather than processing paperwork to meet regulatory requirements.

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September 2, 2020

The fall/winter trade shows include some in-person events alongside some virtual! Auto Data Direct wants to help keep your calendars up to date with these upcoming tradeshows and events: American Towman | September | Virtual Event NIADA/NABD Virtual Convention & Expo Series | 9/22-10/6 | Virtual Event National Council of Insurance Legislators Summer Meeting | 9/24-9/26 | Alexandria, VA & Virtual Tow Business Podcast | October | Spotify, Google Play, or iTunes Constitutional Officers Association of Georgia Fall Conference | 11/8-11/11 | Savannah, GA Tax Assessor-Collectors Association Fall Conference | 11/10-11/12 | Waco, TX National Council of Insurance Legislators Annual Meeting | 12/9-12/12 | Tampa, FL For more information on the events Auto Data Direct will be attending, email info@add123.

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September 2, 2020

Wait for it…Be on the look-out for an Updated TL-25 and TL-26! Hey Florida tow companies, mechanic and repair shops, and title companies, release by the DHSMV is anticipated any week now. At ADD, we’ve been working hard on your behalf to get our forms and DirectPost-Office programming updated to conform to changes made by the legislature in 2019 that went into effect in January.

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July 8, 2020

The summer tradeshows are off to a slower start than usual but hopefully getting underway in August! Auto Data Direct wants to help keep your calendars up to date with these upcoming tradeshows and events: Georgia Association of Tax Officials (GATO) Annual Conference | 8/30-9/2 | Athens, GA Florida Auto Theft Intelligence Unit (FATIU) Auto Crimes Symposium | 9/8-9/9 | Tallahassee, FL American Towman ShowPlace Las Vegas | 9/9-9/12 | Las Vegas, NV Florida Independent Automobile Dealers Association (FIADA) Convention | 9/13-9/15 | West Palm Beach, FL National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA)/National Alliance of Buy Here, Pay Here Dealers (NABD) Convention & Expo | 9/21-9/24 | Las Vegas, NV National Council of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) Summer Meeting | 9/24-9/26 | Alexandria, VA Midwest Regional Tow Show | 9/24-9/27 | Mason, OH For more information on the events Auto Data Direct will be attending, email info@add123.

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