1 hr 10 min

Key Questions with Elijah McMillan [E136‪]‬ Diagnosing the Aftermarket A to Z

    • Automotive

Thanks to our Partner, NAPA Autotech napaautotech.com
Email Matt: mattfanslowpodcast@gmail.com
Diagnosing the Aftermarket A - Z YouTube Channel HERE
Aftermarket Radio Network: https://aftermarketradionetwork.com/
"In the world of automotive repair, specialization can be key to success." Elijah McMillan, shares his journey into key programming. Interestingly, he took over from mobile locksmiths, opting out of car-related services, a reminder that knowing your niche and capabilities is vital.
Elijah also works on Hybrid vehicles. He's specialized in hybrid repair, particularly with the Toyota Prius. Adding keys to these vehicles might seem daunting, but it’s an integral part of servicing hybrids.
Did you know that dealers often sell keys at a loss? Elijah McMillan shone a light on this surprising fact. Locksmiths can carve out a lucrative space in the market by strategically stocking fobs and utilizing the right tools, like the OTIS system for Volkswagens. Efficiency and preparedness can turn challenges into profitable opportunities.
Key programming and aftermarket toolsObtaining a VSP (Vehicle Security Professional) licenseChallenges and opportunities of offering key programming servicesHybrid vehicle repair, particularly with Toyota Prius modelsHigh voltage battery repair in Prius Gen 2 modelsQuality repairs and competitive warrantiesAutomotive industry in Michigan and industry eventsKey fobs and inventory managementImpact of key programming tools on businessImportance of staying informed about the latest technology in the automotive industry

Thanks to our Partner, NAPA Autotech napaautotech.com
Email Matt: mattfanslowpodcast@gmail.com
Diagnosing the Aftermarket A - Z YouTube Channel HERE
Aftermarket Radio Network: https://aftermarketradionetwork.com/
"In the world of automotive repair, specialization can be key to success." Elijah McMillan, shares his journey into key programming. Interestingly, he took over from mobile locksmiths, opting out of car-related services, a reminder that knowing your niche and capabilities is vital.
Elijah also works on Hybrid vehicles. He's specialized in hybrid repair, particularly with the Toyota Prius. Adding keys to these vehicles might seem daunting, but it’s an integral part of servicing hybrids.
Did you know that dealers often sell keys at a loss? Elijah McMillan shone a light on this surprising fact. Locksmiths can carve out a lucrative space in the market by strategically stocking fobs and utilizing the right tools, like the OTIS system for Volkswagens. Efficiency and preparedness can turn challenges into profitable opportunities.
Key programming and aftermarket toolsObtaining a VSP (Vehicle Security Professional) licenseChallenges and opportunities of offering key programming servicesHybrid vehicle repair, particularly with Toyota Prius modelsHigh voltage battery repair in Prius Gen 2 modelsQuality repairs and competitive warrantiesAutomotive industry in Michigan and industry eventsKey fobs and inventory managementImpact of key programming tools on businessImportance of staying informed about the latest technology in the automotive industry

1 hr 10 min