Motive Power is a repair shop management software program based on Microsoft SQL server technology. Primary users are automotive and truck repair facilities. However it is also suitable for other time and materials companies like bicycle shops, motorcycle shops, outdoor power and equipment shops and boat repair facilities. Motive Power replaces the previous software: GarageKeeper 2000.
Work order features: Smart jobs, timekeeping, job scoring, e-mailing, voice messages.
Customer Management features: Customer information, vehicles/equipment, customer contact and integration with QuickBooks.
Customization options: Invoice formatting, supplies charges, sales tax setup, job scoring setup, drop down lists job titles, personnel, reminders, warning.
Reporting abilities: Parts needed, timeclock details, sales analysis, activity logs, exports.
Other daily operations: Cashbox details, data backup, sales and tech summaries, reminder print and e-mail, recover disk space.