Thanks for the review, Dave - we truly appreciate you taking the time to share your Auto Crane experience. Auto Crane is literally the first name in service cranes. We invented the very first mobile field service crane, launching an entirely new industry. It’s in our DNA to keep pioneering one big idea after another — the NexStar III is just another example of that. If you need ANYTHING at all, please reach out to Todd and the team.
Original review: Feb. 14, 2017
We purchased our second Auto Crane. Body, it's clean smooth body Design, Internal Protected door hinges, dual outriggers on the titan 60 body wide 30" bump. I also Todd ** meet me at the dealer and install the Nexstar 3 remote. All the component work awesome together as a unit. The Nexstar 3 remote is incredible easy to handle, easy to maneuver, and have any LED screen on the remote with all the pertinent information you should have when you're running the crane is incredible. When it comes time to purchase my next service truck it's absolutely going to be an Auto Crane.
Thanks for your feedback, Gladys! Auto Crane values dealer's/outfitter's opinions such as yours, because it allows us the input we need to evolve our products and services to fit the challenges that you face. We're excited for the coming year as we're rolling out SEVERAL new product lines and features. Don't hesitate to contact your regional sales rep with any questions.
Original review: Jan. 17, 2017
We service and outfit trucks and one of the things we outfit them with are cranes, and Auto Crane is one of our main vendors that we put on the trucks. The Auto Crane representatives are very helpful. I've worked with every single one of them and they’re all great people. They make my job a whole lot easier. We call them daily to order parts, get price and availability, and they’re able to answer any of my technical questions and anything that I may need. Our equipment and account manager orders all of the account equipment that we may need for installation and they fully help with all that. We've been with Auto Crane for many years and everything’s been great working with them.
Thanks for taking the time to leave a review David — if you need anything at all, please reach out to our sales team at firstname.lastname@example.org or call into our customer service support line at (844) 899-6940
Original review: Feb. 11, 2017
I heard about Auto Crane at work. I placed my reservation with them online and their website is good.
The company I worked for became a dealer for Auto Crane which was the premier crane supplier at the time. Early on, interactions weren't great, but when the company was sold they become very customer focused to the dealers and the end users, so the experience was good. If you were looking at other products, there were inferior products that were cheaper coming out from other countries. But Auto Crane's price point was fair and competitive for the product. The quality was always good too. The only complaint I had was sometimes they were a little shortsighted with the dealers. They got multiple dealers trying to quote the same job three different ways which drove the price down.
I have been dealing with Auto Crane for 30 something years. Michael and Christy are very prompt at getting with us on what we need to us. We have sold and stocked some Titan bodies and they are a superior body to others on the market. We stock 2 or 3 different size cranes and sale quite a few of them. Auto Crane makes a good product. We wish you could come up with a conversion from the hard wired crane to the FM crane that was more of a retro friendly modification on the 3203 and 4000 size cranes. We have some customers that purchase another brand because of the convenience of being able to use the crane with or without the FM in case of failure in the FM.
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Thanks for leaving us a review, Clint — and thank you for taking the journey with us for the past 20 years. We truly value our dealers (especially our more tenured ones, like yourself). We're sorry to hear that the sales rep turn-over may be causing some slowdowns with your business/market, but we have every confidence in Nick Underwood and his ability to get you everything you need to keep things running smoothly. If you EVER have any concerns, please reach out to him -or- contact the home base: we'll take care of you.
Original review: Jan. 31, 2017
We've been a dealer of Auto Crane for many years, and they've kept changing their sales reps constantly. They furnish us cranes for 20 years and we've got them entrenched in our market area.
Thanks for taking the time to leave a review, Kerry. As you know, we at Auto Crane continue to listen to the industry and work hard to solve the problems that dealers, end users, and our partners experience day in and day out (while working without equipment).
Auto Crane is completely dedicated to innovation and quality. We are constantly working on product improvements and new ideas to bring to the market and grow your business. We know what our competitors are doing and are completely focused on staying one step ahead.
Original review: Jan. 28, 2017
I've dealt with Auto Crane for 20+ years. Their product has been very stable and high quality and they’ve been very attentive if there have been any issues. I'm on an Auto Crane dealer council and we have a number of dealers across North America who help establish what the problems are and how we're going to go about fixing them. Then Auto Crane takes that information, runs with it and tries to make the appropriate changes in their manufacturing.There's a threshold between how much a consumer is willing to pay for quality but every consumer still wants to get the best quality at the lowest price.
However, Auto Crane are high-priced and there are other people in the United States who build a similar product who are doing it for less. Other than that, Auto Crane is a great product and I've always recommended them to a friend.
Thanks for your review, Kurt. If one thing is constant, it's change — we plan to continue providing innovation throughout the industry, regardless of how the landscape changes. Please feel free to contact our Sales Director, Todd Hannum -or- the home office with any questions or concerns regarding any transition you're encountering and we'll get you taken care of you. And keep your eyes peeled - we're about to rock the industry again.
Original review: Jan. 24, 2017
I work for a company that was an Auto Crane distributor. We've been working with them for 32 years, and when I moved to North Dakota, I asked for their line. They’re very good, but with room for improvement. Our rep was just let go and after I asked who’s gonna be taking over, Auto Crane said, “You’ll be absorbed into the territory.” But I haven't seen a good follow-up from them. However, their products are great as of lately, and they’ve done very well with their pricing books and literature. Also, their information on the internet has been outstanding.
Thanks for your continued support and keep your eyes peeled: we're about to rock the industry again.
Original review: Jan. 19, 2017
We've used Auto Crane for a number of years and they've always been an outstanding company. They have gone through some transitions and our communication with them has been somewhat limited after their rep, who'd been there for a number of years, retired. There was always someone there to answer my questions but after she left, we just had to contact someone in sales to ask a question, though there's a new representative who has been somewhat helpful. Other than that, their product, both the crane and their body, is outstanding and I've used them on a regular basis. They're going through some transitions and our experience with them has been growing.
Bob - thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. If one thing is constant, it's change — we plan to maintain our level of service (to you and your company) and we'll continue to provide innovation throughout the industry, regardless of how the landscape changes. Please feel free to contact our Sales Director, Todd Hannum -or- the home office with any questions or concerns regarding any transition you're encountering and we'll get you taken care of you.
Original review: Jan. 18, 2017
We've been with Auto Crane for many years. They were a vendor of ours when I started working with my current company and we have always had good luck with them. They have people turn over to where new folks come in and it takes a while to get a relationship built up with them. I know that they recently had an outside sales change, and our territory is covered by someone new now.
Sam - thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We're glad that your experience with Auto Crane has been positive and we look forward to working with you in 2017 and beyond. Please don't hesitate to contact Nick Underwood -or- the home office if you have any questions.
Original review: Jan. 9, 2017
We’ve been a distributor for not a whole lot of time, and I third-partied Auto Crane in the past and everything’s been good. Their sales rep Nick was topnotch. I've had some small issues with some warranty stuff, but not anything that’s remarkable. I’m very happy with the product and with the service I got. I love Auto Crane and I enjoy working with them.
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