Robert Conn

Blog Home Page Hey, I am Robert. I have been working for GMS for over 4.5 years. Some of my hobbies are working on cars, performance and I also enjoy the outdoors and photography. Have you worked at a dealership before? My career started at Allison BMW in Sunnyvale. I...

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Nang Sam

Blog Home Page Hi, my name is Nang Sam! I have been with German Motor Specialist for over 10 years now. I have always felt valued and taken care of through my entire journey with GMS, it’s a testament to how long I have been here. A few of my favorite hobbies outside...

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Find Your Ride Summer Road Trip Season

Blog Home Page The kids are out of school, the warmer months are upon us, and with them come summer road trips. Road trips are a great bonding experience for families, and can create lifelong memories. But if your family is cramped in the back or your vehicle is not...

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Breaking Down the Newest Technology from Audi

Blog Home Page For over 50 years Audi has become one of the top innovators in vehicle technologies. Their slogan, “Truth in Engineering”, shows just how dedicated Audi is to authentic engineering, superior design and unfaltering quality. As Audi continues to break...

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What you should know about the BMW Maintenance Program

Blog Home Page Maintenance programs on new cars are a general expectation for car buyers. In an effort to add a little extra incentive to the purchase, manufacturers bundle a complimentary care package for basic services. However, recently BMW cut back the offerings...

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Mountain View Location Now Open

Blog Home Page We are very excited to be in our new facility in Mountain View. As you know, we have been serving the Bay Area since 1998 at our Sunnyvale location, and our new state-of-the-art facility is even better equipped to give you the level of service you’ve...

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Mountain View Location Opening June 3rd

Blog Home Page We are anticipating final approval from the City of Mountain View for occupancy in our new building. We will be closed while we move, starting this weekend until Thursday, June 2nd. Assuming all goes well, our first day of business at our new location...

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German Motor Specialist is Moving to Mountain View

Blog Home Page Construction is underway on our new location! We will be moving to Mountain View sometime during the second half of May. We’ll keep you updated with the details as we get closer. Our new address is only about 3 miles further north (near Mt. View...

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Why is it so expensive to fix my luxury German car?

Blog Home Page Why is everything so expensive these days? I ask myself the same question every time I walk out of Whole Foods or any other retailer. After I started analyzing the factors, I can tell you that prices are determined by costs plus overhead, and the cost...

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How often should I change my oil and check the level?

Blog Home Page Every vehicle manufacturer has its own service interval that reinforces its marketing strategy. We recommend following the manufacturer’s service interval. However, if your long-term goal is to keep the car beyond its warranty period, then we recommend...

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How Much Does That Discount Oil Change Really Cost?

You may be tempted by the dealer’s oil change special and say to yourself, their price is better than the independents. However, be aware that oil changes are loss-leaders for many dealers—meaning that they are deliberately losing money on oil changes in the hopes of...

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