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The Federated Car Care 4-Wheelin Sweepstakes is open to any fully enrolled Federated Car Care Center member.
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These design features maximize rise speed based on vehicle weight, ensure a smooth rise and descent, and increase runway structural rigidity for more accurate measurements when performing alignments, especially on heavier vehicles.
Recognizing the opportunity to support young people in their pursuit of an automotive career, WELD has renewed its sponsorship of the Hot Rodders of Tomorrow (HROT) Engine Challenge program.
WELD
The new MOOG parts cover more than 100 million potential service opportunities spanning a broad range of popular late-model North American, Asian and European passenger vehicles.
MOOG
Last week, ASA's mechanical leaders met with their members of Congress and staff to discuss telematics and new-vehicle technologies.
ASA
ETI congratulates the new Officers and Board Members on their election to office for 2016-2017.
ETI
Tenneco has expanded its Monroe Brakes® product line to include dozens of new Total Solution and Monroe ProSolution pad sets offering combined coverage of more than 53.2 million additional late-model European, Asian and North American passenger v
Here you will learn how to achieve your automotive service repair goals by consistently managing these specific financial tools.
Scott Wheeler
What began as a Swedish brand repair shop has expanded to better service in the Seattle market.
Robert Bravender
WELD, the undisputed leader in maximum performance wheels, will hold an invitation only ribbon cutting and open house May 19 at its headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
WELD

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Mike Taylor of House of Kolor unveils three new factory pack limited edition colors, "Righteous Rojo," "Blood Orange" and "Blue By You."  
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VehicleOwnersGuide.com, a provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the collision repair market, announced the inclusion of real-time sales mix analysis to its EstimateScrubber.com. 
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The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey (AASP/NJ) and the collision repair industry at large lost a dear friend and supporter with the passing of James Moy at the age of 44.
AASP/NJ
The Steel Market Development Institute’s Vice President of the automotive market, Dr. Jody Hall, presented during the 2016 Precision MetalForming Association’s Automotive Parts Supplier’s Conference.
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The Certified Automotive Parts Association is making its standards available to the China Automobile Maintenance Industry Association.
CAPA
Chief’s new Heavy-Duty Rivet Gun puts out almost twice the force of the company’s standard rivet gun, enabling collision repair technicians to use it to install rivets in even the strongest steels, including Usibor.
Chief
3D’s newest facility is conveniently located in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, and will employ European technology that uses a catalytic generator mixing oxygen and hydrogen.
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Collision Financial Services Payment Plans are designed to be an integral part of a collision center’s overall collection process.
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Over the past three years, the amount of advanced high-strength steel used each year in automotive applications has been 10 percent higher than forecasted.
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Mark A. Bono, current I-CAR instructor and Business Development Manager for Adrian’s Collision Centers and a former shop owner, presented a session titled “Your first aluminum estimate—are you ready?” for a roomful of shop own
Chelsea Frey

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Takata Corporation announced that TK Holdings Inc., a subsidiary of Takata Corporation, has agreed to initiate future expanded recalls covering all non-desiccated frontal airbag inflators containing phase-stabilized ammonium nitrate (“PSAN&rdqu
Takata
WORLDPAC announced the opening of a new regional branch warehouse in London, Ontario. The facility is the company’s 24th location in Canada.
WORLDPAC
Epicor Software Corporation introduced a new version of its Epicor Eagle for the Automotive Aftermarket software featuring additional capabilities and other enhancements designed to drive sales growth and increase operational efficiency for distribut
Epicor
MANN+HUMMEL today announced that it has finalized its acquisition of the global filtration operations of Affinia Group, manufacturer of the WIX and FILTRON brand of filters.
MANN+HUMMEL
The Auto Care Association and HDA Truck Pride have partnered to support the Industry Job Board, www.autocarecareers.org, on the HDA Truck Pride Member Recruitment Resources page.
Auto Care Association
Russell Mastroff, president and CEO of Cold Air Distributors Warehouse of Florida Inc., was honored with the Art Fisher Memorial Award, during the recent Federated Auto Parts national meeting in Phoenix.
Federated Auto Parts
Husky Spring worked with Vertical Development and its partners to create a system that offers a comprehensive website for ordering parts and a publishing system to get ACES format catalogs to retailers.
Jay Wright
More than 900 of the three-day event’s 2,000-plus exhibitors will be part of the Truck Competence initiative, covering the entire commercial vehicle value chain, from parts and accessories, workshop equipment, body repair and care.
Automechanika Dubai
The 2016 results in dollars vary compared to last year’s figures, since the first quarter of 2015 included three months of operations from the net assets of Uni-Select USA, Inc. and Beck/Arnley Worldparts, Inc., sold on June 1, 2015. Sales were
Uni-Select
The Automotive Distribution Network hosted 48 roundtable discussions during its recent spring membership meeting in Irving, Texas, the first under the leadership of Network president David Prater and chairman David T. Segal, who were both elected las
Automotive Distribution Network

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Motor Age Vehicle Protection

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Created for Independent Repair Shops.

Approximately 60% of customers don’t purchase service contracts at the same time they are buying their car. This creates a sales opportunity for your repair shop. Two trusted brands, Motor Age and Century Warranty Services, Inc., have teamed up to deliver the Motor Age Vehicle Protection Plan (MAVPP) program – straight to your repair shop!

The MAVPP service contract program provides your repair shop with an online quoting tool and direct access to our expert call center services to handle the entire transaction, provide sales fulfillment or simply assist with customer questions.

Call 1-866-225-7135 to get started today. Visit the Motor Age Vehicle Protection Plan page.