ACES 4.2 Version

ACES 4.2 Version

ACES 4.2 Version 

PDM supports ACES (Aftermarket Catalog Exchange Standard), at its latest version (4.2), allowing the user to export data according to the AutoCare Association Standards. 
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When Exporting ACES, choose the 4.2 version and select a Year Range.
  1. PartsApprovedFor is used to identify the market(s) that the Part Number(s) in the file are approved for sale in.
  2. RegionFor is used to identify the vehicle region the applications are approved for.
  3. By specifying a SubBrandAAIAID, each part record will inherit from the header selected in this field.
  4. If you select Yes, each ACES part record will include the SubBrandAAIAID if applicable.
 These export options are available for ACES 4.2 version only



      5. Click to see Advanced Export Options.

Advanced Export Options is an add-on. If you are interested in this, please contact us at sales@pdmautomotive.com, we'll be happy to assist you.

      6. When all the selections have been made, click Export.



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