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Serving Independent Dealers Since 1940
FIADA E-Newsletter

In This Issue
[1] FIADA Convention: Featured Speakers
[2] Quality Dealer Nominations Due
[3] Tampa Town Hall: July 19
[4] FLHSMV System Downtime
June Magazine
Upcoming Events
FIADA Town Hall Meeting, Tampa - 7/19/19

FIADA Board of Directors Meeting, Tampa - 7/20/19

2019 FIADA Convention & Expo, Orlando, FL 10/17/19-10/19/19 - Registration now Open!

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Call 800-237-0448 for more information.

2019 FIADA Convention: The Old West Comes to Orlando!
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The 2019 FIADA Convention will be held at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in Orlando, FL from October 17-19, 2019. Click here to see which exhibitors and sponsors have already registered!

Featured Speaker:
Joe Lescota
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Joe Lescota is a highly recognized executive level, automotive retail educator and presenter. His area of expertise and focus is on dealership financial statement analysis, inventory management and controls with emphasis on teaching dealers how to control expenses leading to greater net profit and sustainability.



Keynote Speaker:
Steve Gilliland
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Steve Gilliland is one of the most in-demand and top-rated speakers in the world. Recognized as a master storyteller and brilliant comedian, he can be heard daily on SiriusXM Radio’s Laugh USA and Jeff & Larry’s Comedy Roundup.

We look forward to seeing you at the 2019 FIADA Convention & Expo!
Quality Dealer Nominations Due by June 30
Are you a successful dealer that conducts business in an ethical manner and gives back to your community? Click here to nominate yourself or someone you know for the FIADA Quality Dealer Award, the most prestigious dealer award in the state of Florida. The Florida Quality Dealer winner will be announced at the FIADA Convention, October 17-19 at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in Orlando, FL. The FIADA Quality Dealer award recipient will then compete with other state quality dealers for the national quality dealer award at NIADA's Convention in June 2020.To be considered for the FIADA Quality Dealer Award, please submit your nomination form by June 30, 2019.

For more details, visit:
You're Invited: Tampa Town Hall, Friday, July 19th
Join Us for Free Training, Networking, Vendor Expo and Lunch. Registration Closes on Wednesday, July 17th.
  • Legal Update: Rob Sickles, Nelson Mullins Broad and Cassel
  • Re-insurance Panel: What Dealers Need to Know
  • And more!
Event Details
When: Friday, July 19th, 10am - 2pm
Where: Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay
2900 Bayport Dr.
Tampa, FL 33607
Free to Attend, Parking is FREE
Registration: Sign up online or call 800.237.0448
Event Details & Directions

Lunch will be provided courtesy of Auto Data Direct. Don't miss this great opportunity to network with colleagues and ask the experts your burning questions. Register today!

Stick around afterwards for the President's Reception from 2:00-3:30pm. Enjoy complimentary sodas, snacks, wine and beer.

A Special Thanks to our Sponsors: ACV Auctions, Auto Data Direct, Inc., Golden Eagle Management Services LLC, and Wayne Reaves Software.
FLHSMV Systems: Notice of Planned Outage
The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) systems will be unavailable starting Friday, June 28, 2019 starting at 7:00 PM ET. No state or county service centers will be able to provide motor vehicle services during the outage and customers will be unable to use the department’s online applications. The FLHSMV website,, will still be available, but no transactions can be completed during this time. We anticipate restoring all services by 11:45 PM ET on Friday, June 28, 2019.

What is the change? 2019 Quarter II Legislative Release (Statewide)

What is the reason for the change? 2019 Legislative Changes and Maintenance

When is the change taking place? Friday, June 28, 2019, 7 pm

When will services be available again? Friday, June 28, 2019, 11:45 pm

What Customer is affected by the change? EFS Vendors, Tax Collectors, DHSMV Everyone, ADLTS Vendor, Mobile App Vendor, KIOSK and VLS

What are the services that will be impacted and the projected down time? See below

Will this change affect the Mainframe? Yes
Division Services/Application Name Downtime Comment
Virtual Office (VO) Unavailable
Online Shopping Cart Unavailable
Commercial Vehicle Information Systems and Networks (CVISN) Unavailable
Cashier Receipt System Available
NMVTIS Available
FRVIS Unavailable
FDLIS Unavailable
DL Maintenance Available
Motorist Maintenance Unavailable
Transcript Service Available
ORION: Electronic Filing System (EFS)/Electronic Temporary Registration (ETR) Unavailable
Mobile Application Unavailable
KIOSK Unavailable
DAVID Available
DL Check - Parental History Available
DL Check – Emergency Contact Available
DL Check Available
MV Check Available
MV Public Access Web Service Available
OASIS Available
Third Party Waiver Issuance Available
Division Services/Application Name Downtime Comment
Vision Test Submission Available
Web Administration Application Available
Driver School Application Available
Personal Plate Available
Florida Rider Training Program Available
Driver School Web Service Available
Third Party Web Service Available
Florida Rider Training Program Web Service Available
Online DL Application Available
Electronic Lien Title (ELT) Available
Express Lane Reports Available
Shopping Cart Reconciliation Available
IRP inquiry Available
Traffic School Check Available
OASIS Registration Available
DUI Available Available
WWW3 Available
DSHMV Mobile Application Available
Registration Eligibility Web Service Available
Toll Stop Clearance Web Service Available
DL Photo Exchange Web Service Available
Online Voter Registration Available
Motor Vehicle Renewal Notifications Available


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