Always looking for ways to improve the appearance of your online inventory to attract more potential customers and boost sales?
Frazer now enables you to crop vehicle photos directly through the software to quickly and conveniently refine the images before they hit the web.
To get started, navigate to the Photos tab of any vehicle, click the View Larger button or double-click the thumbnail of the image you would to edit, then click the Crop button and use your cursor to crop the photo accordingly.
State-specific Bills of Sale have been added to Idaho, Maine, Delaware, South Dakota and Vermont Frazer systems and will replace the generic Bill of Sale (FZ-BOS) in these states.
Frazer now offers state-specific Bills of Sale/Buyer’s Orders in 43 states and more are currently in the works.
The option to show the down payment as balance due on these forms is also now available in every state to help your customers secure their own financing and bring you a check.
Click here for a full list of recent updates to Frazer.
A new and improved version of Frazer Client specifically designed to alleviate issues often caused by Windows 10 updates has been released.
The updated version can be installed using the Install Frazer Client button at www.frazerhelp.com or by calling 888-963-5369 to have a member of our support team remotely connect and install for you.
Not familiar with Frazer Client? The program is used to allow workstations (secondary computers) to access Frazer through your network at no additional cost!
Adding vehicle photos to Frazer from a mobile device? Improvements have been made to ensure photos respect the original orientation and appear rotated correctly within Frazer and when uploaded online.
Other new enhancements to the Photos tab include easier moving and reordering of selected photos as well as smoother navigation between pages.
Frazer has also expanded the number of custom upload options available within Vehicle Uploads (V-8) to help you easily and automatically send vehicle information and photos to your dealership's website and other online locations.
Simply load the latest Frazer update to get started.
A military status check has been added to Frazer to ensure users remain compliant with recent amendments regarding the Department of Defense’s interpretation of the Military Lending Act (MLA).
Attorneys have also recommended not offering GAP or credit insurance products to customers covered by Active Duty military protections unless required by the state.
The Military Deal button on the Customer tab of the Sales Processing window can apply these protections to customers and also includes a link for military status verification.
Frazer has integrated with EZDealerTag to allow Tennessee dealers the option to quickly print temp tags electronically through the state’s Dealer Drive-Out Temporary Tag Program.
Deal info can be submitted to EZDealerTag using the Print Temp Tag button at the bottom of the Print Forms window within Frazer.
The EZDealerTag website can then be opened with the quick click of another button to complete the printing process.
A brief video tutorial covering how to sign up with EZDealerTag is available here.
Upload inventory and photos directly from Frazer to Dealers United to get your vehicles in front of in-market shoppers on Facebook, Craigslist, Google and more.
Dealers United also offers the creation of customized, high quality videos of the models your dealership sells, pay per-click advertising, search engine optimization, and various other marketing solutions.
Click here to sign up and join a group of 6,500 dealers nationwide today.
Frazer’s built-in letter editor is a great way to continue to build positive rapport with customers during the holidays and ahead of the upcoming tax season.
Seven default letters are included in your Frazer system, all of which are fully editable and available to print or copy for use as a template when creating a new letter.
Get started creating and printing letters by navigating to option 2 – Letters and Labels on the Customers drop-down menu within Frazer.
The right side of the letter editor screen lists categories and items that can be added to letters through easy-to-use codes, and the correct information is then automatically populated when a customer is selected and a letter is printed.
Label and envelope printing are also available through Frazer’s Letters and Labels.
Buying back a customer through recourse? Frazer has simplified the process with the addition of a Recourse Buy Back function.
Navigate to option 9 – Recourse Buy Back on the Customers drop-down menu at the top of Frazer to get started. Outside financed customers and customers sold to a finance company are available to select for recourse buy backs.
Information regarding the customer's current contract status and the cost and date of the buy back can then be quickly entered before completing the recourse buy back.
After the recourse buy back is completed, Frazer will create a new customer account for the recourse customer with an “R” added to the original stock number.
The sale type in customer activity will then be displayed as a Recourse Buy Back.
Click here for detailed instructions in Frazer’s online Help Manual.
Frazer users now have the ability to upload inventory directly to ShiftPoint.
ShiftPoint aims to modernize your dealership’s web presence by utilizing a fully responsive design to ensure a positive user experience across various devices.
Logo watermarks can also be added to vehicle photos to increase brand awareness and visibility.
Information can also be accessed and from mobile devices, allowing you to update and add inventory and costs, enter and edit contact information for prospects, and review valuable statistics while on the road or at the auction.
Get started with ShiftPoint by requesting a free demo.
Looking to transfer data directly from Frazer to a different software program, spreadsheet or database? Frazer’s convenient Export Data function has got you covered.
Navigate to option 8 – Export Data from the Miscellaneous drop-down menu located at the top of Frazer to get started. From there, you have full control over what information is included in the exported file and can open the file in any compatible program of your choosing, such as Microsoft Excel. Specifications for up to four separate files can also be saved for quick and efficient exporting.
Click here for further instructions.
The process of adding photos to Frazer has been upgraded to further enhance inventory uploads and boost your dealership's online presence. Photos uploaded through Frazer will now have a higher quality resolution of 1024 x 768 and upload at a faster rate.
Adding photos to Frazer allows you to send photos to many different websites through a convenient and automated process.
Load the latest Frazer update to enable the enhanced photos in your system.
Frazer now fully supports printing directly to a receipt printer!
The Epson TM-T20II is the recommend receipt printer and can be purchased through Amazon, along with the correct receipt paper.
After loading the latest Frazer update, simply navigate to Payment Options within System Options to view the customization settings for Advanced Receipts and enable the new style. The option to continue using Classic Receipts is also available.
Receipts emailed through Frazer will now be encrypted to remain compliant with the FTC's Safeguards Rule.
Please contact Frazer support at 888-963-5369 with any questions.
Want to print your Buyers Guide or Title Application on a single sheet of paper? Now you can! With the latest Frazer update, you'll be able to check a box on your forms with multiple pages, so they can print front and back with any duplex-capable printer. Please call our support team with any questions, and as always, thank you for using Frazer.
We’ve updated our Alabama Bill of Sale to include your full business name, Regulatory License Number, and other required items as detailed at the recent Alabama IADA convention. Update to the latest version of Frazer to see the full list of changes and get the newest version!
We’ve added the ability to print off a Trial Balance Report. This report lets you see a breakdown of the beginning and ending balances in each account in your Chart of Accounts for a certain date range. Perfect for year end tax time! Find the Trial Balance report in Frazer under R-4-8.
We’ve added the ability to put the market value from your inventory file onto any custom window sticker! Look for the “Edit Window Sticker” button on the vehicle tab in your system options. The “Market Value” field is found on the sales tab of the vehicle you are printing for.
Frazer has partnered with Get My Auto to help dealerships expand their online footprint, capture more leads and ultimately close more sales.
Get My Auto uses innovative technology to bring buyers and sellers together through solutions such as dealer websites, Craiglist posting, Facebook advertising and much more.
Inventory listings and vehicle photos can be automatically sent to Get My Auto daily through Frazer’s Vehicle Uploads feature.
Frazer has partnered with instaVIN to provide dealers with another convenient option for accessing vehicle history and title reports while adding or updating inventory.