Platinum and gold dealers get a break on services.
Platinum dealers pay $1,500 for an analysis of profits, compared to $2,250 for gold dealers and $3,000 for silver dealers.
Platinum dealers pay nothing for monthly consulting services; gold dealers pay $125 per month, and silver dealers pay $250 per month.
At platinum dealerships, members of the General Motors Acceptance Corp. field staff will relieve finance managers on vacation for five days at no charge; gold dealers pay $150 per day, and silver dealers pay $300 per day.
GMAC helps recruit finance personnel once a year at no charge for platinum dealers; gold dealers pay $200 and silver dealers pay $375 for the same recruiting services.
Platinum dealerships get two free lease end option seminars annually; gold dealers pay $250 and silver dealers pay $500 for the seminars.
Platinum and gold dealers use the prospecting and remarketing database for free; silver dealers pay $1,000 a year for the service.
Platinum dealers pay $750 for research on their General Motors Protection Plan business; gold dealers pay $1,000 and silver dealers $1,500.
Source: General Motors Acceptance Corp. service fee schedule for the Northeast region