Service Repair Trainng

  • Archana Vidyasekar is the Global Research Manager, Visionary Innovation Research Group, at Frost & Sullivan. She spoke to Aftermarket Business World about the challenges of delivery and logistics in the e-tailing era.
  • Rick Price is executive director of Pittsburgh Region Clean Cities, which works with OEMs, aftermarket businesses, commercial and institutional fleets, fuel providers and community leaders to reduce petroleum use in the transportation sector.
  • Referring to his Pittsburgh Region Clean Cities board position and the group’s extended outreach efforts, “We put on classes for people who work on EVs, especially first-responders when they’re working on EVs (at crash scenes) so they don’t get hurt.”
  • Gabriel is introducing a series of training options as an expansion of its Answerman technical service offerings, including videos, technical bulletins, online catalogs, and FAQs for light and heavy-duty vehicles.
  • This vehicle allows certified ZF trainers to travel cross-country and share educational programming covering new technologies and trends in the industry.
  • Earlier this year, Spork Marketing released a white paper on search engine optimization (SEO) for the auto parts industry, targeted specifically at busy executives. Spork President Jason Lancaster spoke to Aftermarket Business World about SEO challenges.
    Jason Lancaster
  • Now that we have a general understanding of electron current through a vehicle ground circuit, we continue begin measuring electron current and understand what each reading is telling us about vehicle electrical circuits during Key ON (KON) and engine run (RUN).
    ground circuits
  • In this article we are going to investigate some of the history of these systems as well as the operation and diagnosing of them when a problem occurs. Moreover, we will investigate some of the radical changes in how we obtain security information and what we will be required to do moving forward.
    Eric Zeigler
  • Sometimes the electrical world is strange and does not work the way one thinks it should. There are many different ways in which to use electric sensing to measure the physical world.
  • The ones that just keep on givin’ sometimes need help.
  • Becoming efficient, at least in my mind, is more about taking knowledge and applying it to a given situation. This may be system-specific, or it may be one of technique, or a combination of both.
    Pete Meier
  • The Nissan Titan XD is the only Asian diesel vehicle currently in production and just one more, the Mazda CX-5, on the way. We’ll spend some time taking a closer look at them both, as we’ll discuss some of the reasons that the expected diesel flood has instead been a slow trickle.
    searchautoparts, dave macholz
  • During NACE Automechanika 2017 Eric Ziegler in his class, “Essential Diagnostics - The Steps You Need To Take In Tackling Every Drivability and Electrical Concern,” outlined his thoughts on what makes a good diagnostic process – a process that can be applied to any troubleshooting challenge you face.
    Pete Meier
  • At NACE Automechanika 2017, Wayne Colonna’s topic, “The 0AW Multitronic DSG Transmission,” was an intensive look into this specific design, used by Audi.
    Pete Meier
  • There is no more sure-fire way to sabotage the success of your business than by making bad hiring decisions. What’s just as bad, is to hire good people but see them soon leave for other job opportunities.
  • Auto repair shops that want to gain a competitive advantage should use productivity math to measure – and ultimately improve – their business results.
  • Drawing from his extensive experience of leadership roles in the collision repair industry, Dave Luehr gave pointers on how to implement the modern style of leadership to a full room during his class at NACE Automechanika Chicago on July 27.
    Chelsea Frey
  • The UBM Automotive Group today announced the launch of a new video-based training resource — Motor Age Training Connect, powered by AutoMate, at NACE Automechanika 2017.
    Motor Age Training Connect
  • G. Jerry Truglia’s taught “Reprogramming with J2534,” on July 27 during NACE Automechanika 2017 in Chicago.
    Pete Meier
  • It is critical to your shop’s service readiness to have a detailed onboarding process that ensures your new teammates fully understand you, your company, your culture, strategic goals, as well as what you expect of them every day.
    Chris Chesney