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WIX Filters' Edward Covington, vice president of quality assurance, and Mike Harvey, brand manager, discuss what constitutes "normal" driving, seasonal car care tips and how the iconic WIX brand will ... Read More
ASE A4: Understand Parallelism And Know How To Install New Steering Links
From the ASE A4 Task List: Inspect and adjust front and rear steering linkage geometry (including parallelism and ride height). The two most common types of steering linkage are parallelism and rack a...    More...
The Best Of The Best: Tales From The 2014 Vision Hi-Tech Training & Expo
The annual Vision Hi-Tech Training & Expo always exceeds my expectations, and this year's event held March 6-9 at the Overland Park Convention Center in Kansas City, delivered on all accounts. I try t...    More...
Eight Keys To Selling Auto Service
You'll need to know your customers' buying habits as well as their service histories. You should always request your first-time customers' service records, and should ask them about their service hist...    More...
Are You Ready For The Surge In Business?
This past winter will no doubt go in the history books as one of the toughest on record. Many shops, mine included, lost six or more days of work in February alone. I don't want to think about the los...    More...
When Saving The Customer Money ... Backfires!
A few months back, a customer came in with a broken seat frame on her Honda Pilot. The car had more than 150,000 miles on it and the seat frame broke through use. Replacing the seat frame, with labor,...    More...
News
MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. Sponsors Formula DRIFT Driver Conrad Grunewald
MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. (formerly MAHLE Clevite Inc.) has announced its sponsorship of Formula DRIFT driver Conrad Grunewald for the 2014 Professional Drifting Championship Series. As an official partn...    More...
For Consumers On The Go, ACDelco.com Goes Mobile
Whether it's car care tips, product information or the location of the nearest ACDelco Professional Service Center Program participant, consumers with smartphones now have acdelco.com at their fingert...    More...
Digital Edition Of April/May TechShop Magazine Is Now Available
A digital version of the April/May issue of TechShop is now available online. Access the easy-to-view digital version that features articles on Cylinder Pressure Waveform Analysis, Air Compressors, Co...    More...
ACDelco Tools' ETC Power Tools Solve Under-/Over-Torquing Issues
All technicians are faced with one simple problem: They need more power to do the job in the shortest possible time. However, with increased power, it also means the issue of too much power could exis...    More...
Speaker Lineup Announced For ETI's ToolTech 2014
The Equipment and Tool Institute (ETI) has finalized the speaker lineup for its ToolTech 2014, which takes place April 28 through May 1 in Sonoma, Calif.    More...
Several States Declare April As 'Car Care Month'
Several governors across the country have declared April as Car Care Month in their respective states, urging their residents to be car care aware and perform the service necessary to ensure their veh...    More...
MOOG Coverage Expanded With Dozens Of New Parts For Foreign Nameplate And Domestic Models
Federal-Mogul has expanded coverage provided by its MOOG Steering and Suspension brand with dozens of new parts now available for popular late-model foreign nameplate and domestic applications. As the...    More...




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