Simple Recon Mobile App 7.6 released

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We’re thrilled to announce a significant upgrade to the Simple Recon mobile app, reinforcing our commitment to providing industry-leading solutions for used car reconditioning. This update brings a host of new features aimed at enhancing your reconditioning process and making your workflow even more seamless.

What’s New:

  1. Add Services during inspection:
    With our latest update, you can now add services to vehicles on the spot during inspections. This feature empowers you to make real-time decisions, ensuring a more agile and responsive reconditioning process.

  2. Recommend services with pictures:
    Capture and share the details of each service by attaching photos directly within the app. This visual documentation improves communication and provides a transparent record of the reconditioning work.

  3. View Inspection Form from mobile app:
    Stay in the loop with real-time access to inspection form answers. This feature enables you to view critical data directly from the mobile app, empowering quicker decision-making and enhanced workflow management.

  4. On-Screen Help:
    We understand the importance of a smooth onboarding process. The new version includes on-screen help on each page, providing step-by-step guidance for new users. This ensures that everyone can maximize the app’s capabilities right from the start.

How to Get the Update:

The upgraded Simple Recon mobile app is now available for download on Apple App Store or Google Play Store. We encourage all users to update to the latest version to take advantage of these exciting new features.

We believe these enhancements will revolutionize your reconditioning experience, offering greater flexibility, visibility, and ease of use. Thank you for being a valued part of the Simple Recon community. We look forward to continuing to empower you with cutting-edge solutions for used car reconditioning.

Happy reconditioning!

Add Services during inspection

Crafting Seamless Repair Orders in Real Time

Building on the philosophy of simplicity and efficiency, our latest update introduces the ability to add services to vehicles while conducting inspections. What does this mean for you? It means you can now construct a detailed Repair Order on the spot, streamlining the entire reconditioning process.

Key Highlights:

  • Dynamic Selection: Our new feature allows users to select services seamlessly as they inspect the vehicle. With a user-friendly interface, you can easily add the most common services or select from any service available in your account.

  • Flexibility at Your Fingertips: Users now have the flexibility to add a wide range of services, from the routine to the specialized, directly into the Repair Order. Whether it’s changing fluids, replacing parts, or addressing cosmetic enhancements, the process is now intuitive and adaptable to your specific reconditioning requirements.

  • Seamless Integration: The new functionality seamlessly integrates with your existing account, allowing you to access a comprehensive list of services. This means you can effortlessly select from the most common services or choose any service associated with the vehicle in your account.


Recommend services with photo

In the ever-evolving landscape of automotive reconditioning, the ability to document recommend services with accompanying photos offers a myriad of benefits, enhancing transparency, communication, and overall efficiency. Here are some key advantages of leveraging this feature within the Simple Recon platform:

  • Clear Communication: Recommending services with attached photos provides a visual record of identified issues or reconditioning needs. This visual documentation ensures that both the inspection team and clients have a clear understanding of the recommended services, fostering transparent communication.
  • Enhanced Decision-Making: Photos allow for a more in-depth understanding of the vehicle’s condition. This visual context enables decision-makers, whether they are technicians, service managers, or clients, to make more informed choices about the recommended services.

  • Efficient Approval Process: Recommending services with photos streamlines the approval process. Managers can quickly assess the identified issues and authorize the recommended services with a clearer understanding, expediting the overall reconditioning timeline.

  • Documentation for Record Keeping: The attached photos serve as a valuable reference for historical documentation. This visual record aids in tracking the progression of reconditioning work over time, facilitating a more comprehensive understanding of the vehicle’s maintenance and repair history.

  • Improved Quality Assurance: Technicians benefit from a more precise understanding of the recommended services through visual documentation. This ensures that the execution of reconditioning work aligns closely with the identified issues, enhancing the overall quality of service.

  • Reduce Ambiguity: Visual evidence minimizes the risk of miscommunication. Instead of relying solely on verbal or written descriptions, recommending services with photos reduces ambiguity, ensuring that all stakeholders share a common understanding of the required reconditioning tasks.

User-Friendly On-Screen Help

Navigating a new app can sometimes be overwhelming, especially for users new to the platform. In response to this, we’ve implemented on-screen help on every page of the Simple Recon mobile app. This means that whether you are adding services, attaching photos, or exploring inspection form insights, guidance is just a tap away.

Our on-screen help provides:

  • Step-by-Step Assistance: Receive clear and concise step-by-step instructions tailored to each page’s functionality. No more guesswork—our intuitive on-screen guidance ensures that you confidently utilize every feature.

  • Visual Tutorials: For those who prefer a visual approach, we have integrated short video tutorials directly into the app. Watch and learn in real-time, making it easier than ever to grasp the full potential of the Simple Recon mobile app.

  • Quick Tips and Tricks: Discover shortcuts, time-saving tips, and best practices right on your screen. These insights, displayed contextually, empower users to master the app’s capabilities effortlessly.

  • Responsive Assistance: Our on-screen help is designed to adapt to your pace. Whether you are a seasoned user exploring new features or a newcomer looking for guidance, our responsive assistance ensures a smooth and intuitive learning experience.

We believe that technology should empower, not intimidate. With on-screen help, we are taking a significant step towards ensuring that every user—regardless of their familiarity with the app—can harness the full potential of Simple Recon.

To experience the enhanced on-screen help and other exciting features, update your Simple Recon mobile app today. Available now on App Store or Google Play Store.

View Inspection Report

  • Instant Access Anytime, Anywhere: With the Simple Recon mobile app, you can now access your vehicle inspection reports on the go. No need to wait until you’re back at your desk – view reports instantly, providing you with timely insights into the condition of inspected vehicles.

  • Efficient Workflow Management: Streamline your workflow by eliminating the need to switch between devices. With the mobile app, you can seamlessly transition from conducting inspections to reviewing reports, minimizing interruptions and enhancing overall efficiency.

  • User-Friendly Interface: The mobile app offers a user-friendly interface optimized for smaller screens, ensuring a smooth and intuitive experience. Effortlessly navigate through inspection reports with a touch, making the process both convenient and enjoyable.

  • Time-Saving Convenience: Save valuable time by bypassing the need to log in from a desktop. The mobile app puts your inspection reports at your fingertips, eliminating unnecessary steps and allowing you to focus on what matters most – efficient reconditioning.

  • Increased Productivity: This feature boosts productivity by allowing you to stay productive on the move. Make the most of your time by reviewing reports during downtime, turning what would otherwise be idle moments into productive opportunities.

  • Adaptability to Dynamic Environments: The automotive industry is dynamic, and the Simple Recon mobile app adapts to your dynamic work environment. Access inspection reports whether you are on the lot, in the service bay, or anywhere your work takes you.

  • Seamless Integration with Daily Operations: Integration with the mobile app seamlessly aligns with your daily operations. The ability to view inspection reports effortlessly integrates into your workflow, offering a cohesive and streamlined experience.