Navigator DMS

Full Car, Van, Motorhome and Caravan Dealer Management

Overall rating

3.8 /5
(5)
Value for Money
4/5
Features
4.2/5
Ease of Use
3.8/5
Customer Support Software
3.5/5

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Mike
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  • Industry: Retail
  • Company size: 2–10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
  • Review Source

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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
  • Customer Support Software
  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

DMS Navigator

Reviewed on 2022-12-23

DMS Navigator is great value for money. It helped us slim our admin costs significantly.

DMS Navigator is great value for money. It helped us slim our admin costs significantly.

Pros

We have been using DMS Navigator since 2014.Its a great complete system. Sales prospecting, vehicle invoicing, service job cards and service invoicing, parts stock, accounting and marketing all in one system. Only having to look at one system makes life so much easier.

Cons

Updates are free which is great, but when things aren't thoroughly checked before going live and we have issues is very frustrating!

Response from Dealer Management Services

Thanks for the review ! We've been updating our testing and release processes for 2023, which we hope will reduce the annoying issues that occur from time to time when updates are set out !

We would love to hear how this feels for our users!

Joanne
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  • Industry: Automotive
  • Company size: 11–50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
  • Review Source

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  • Ease of Use
  • Likelihood to recommend 5.0 /10

accounts review

Reviewed on 2022-12-13

Navigator is difficult if anything goes wrong as it's hard to un-do mistakes

Navigator is difficult if anything goes wrong as it's hard to un-do mistakes

Pros

Easy to read screens and easy to read reports

Cons

System assumes nothing ever goes wrong and you can't transfer between accounts

Response from Dealer Management Services

I'm hoping our team were able to contact you, discuss and help resolve the moving between accounts item.

Many thanks for your feedback

Rob
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  • Industry: Machinery
  • Company size: 11–50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
  • Review Source

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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
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  • Likelihood to recommend 0.0 /10

not that impressed with support or product

Reviewed on 2022-12-13

Not great at solving problems

Not great at solving problems

Pros

not a lot You need to move the system in line with other systems [SENSITIVE CONTENT] does not email us back.

Cons

way customers are set up [SENSITIVE CONTENT] does not email us back.

Response from Dealer Management Services

Really disappointed to see that your experience with Navigator has not been as good as for many of our other customers.

I've asked our Customer Success Team to contact you to see if they can identify what the core of the issue is and if they can help you to gain more of your use of Navigator.

Chris
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  • Industry: Automotive
  • Company size: 2–10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 1-5 months
  • Review Source

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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
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  • Likelihood to recommend 7.0 /10

4 month use

Reviewed on 2022-12-13

Both [SENSITIVE CONTENT]l were excellent at holding our hands throughout the whole time of the...

Both [SENSITIVE CONTENT]l were excellent at holding our hands throughout the whole time of the implementation. Daniel's knowledge on the system is second to none and if by any chance there was a question he could n't answer he always found out. We feel a little lost not having contact with them now.

Pros

The integrated accounts system is excellent. The workshop/invoicing is very good

Cons

Not having quotations available within Workshop. Parts system is very rigid there is no availability to allow say one part that you will never use again to be created without having to go through every step and again same when preparing a quotation

Response from Dealer Management Services

Hi Chris

Thanks for the review - your issue with the Parts system is noted!

Watch out for an update shortly which allows parts to be quickly created at the point of quotation!

colin
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  • Industry: Automotive
  • Company size: 11–50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 6-12 months
  • Review Source

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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
  • Customer Support Software
  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

A DMS that is easy to use

Reviewed on 2022-12-13

Since we have changed to Navigator my job has become a lot easier and all my staff find it easy to...

Since we have changed to Navigator my job has become a lot easier and all my staff find it easy to use

Pros

The software is easy to use and understand. It has made my job a Service Manager a lot easier than using our old DMS

Cons

You can't kid the system. It is very much a matter of fact

Response from Dealer Management Services

Great to see that Navigator is helping you do your job !