Two units (ACX2280 and ACX2250) are available to service vehicles that are factory filled with the new R1234yf refrigerant. Four units (ACX2180, ACX2180H, ACX2150 and ACX2120H) are available to recover, recycle and recharge vehicles equipped with R134a refrigerant.
We are caught between the vehicle manufacturers who are telling us (with increasing specificity) how and when to perform diagnostic and repair operations and insurers who often question the validity and necessity of these operations.
In this latest Remarkable Results podcast with Carm Capriotto, he speaks with Tom Palermo, Preferred Automotive Specialties; David Justice, president of Repair Shop of Tomorrow, Asset Management Technology; and Mark Colaw, Seymours' Garage and founder of Carfest.
Gary Townsend of GT Tire Service, Inc. in Pataskala, Ohio is the lucky grand prize winner of the Mitchell 1 “Shift Into High Gear” Facebook sweepstakes. Townsend has won an all-expense paid trip to attend Mitchell 1’s shop management system training workshop in in Atlantic City, New Jersey, April 25-27, 2019.
House Bill 451, introduced by Missouri State Representative J. Eggleston, seeks to eliminate the Missouri vehicle safety inspection program. This legislation is similar to House Bill 1444, which did not pass in 2018. The Automotive Service Association (ASA) and other aftermarket associations oppose the legislation.
OEConnection LLC (OEC), the leading automotive technology provider for original equipment manufacturers’ (OEM) distribution networks is launching a comprehensive mechanical parts ordering and fulfillment program for U.S.-based Lexus dealers.
On March 15-17, thousands gathered at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, NJ for the 42nd Annual NORTHEAST Automotive Services Show. Hosted by the Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey (AASP/NJ), the three-day event drew the largest crowd and featured the most extensive slate of educational/training opportunities in NORTHEAST history.
In this latest Remarkable Results podcast with Carm Capriotto, he speaks with AES President and Trainer Jorge Menchu; Scott Broan from Diag.net; Shop Manager and Diagnostician Matt Fanslow; and LMV Bavarian Support Specialist Support and Tech Ambassador Justin Morgan.
ASA is partnering with an auto repair industry leader and social media influencer @urmechanic to produce a series of videos aimed at building an online dialogue to help business owners solve everyday challenges in their shops.
As the inventor of 3M Wetordry sandpaper and masking tape for the automotive industry nearly a century ago, 3M today is recognized in the collision repair industry as a leading manufacturer that brings innovative solutions to our customers around the globe.
Madico, Inc., introduces programs to put window film dealers first as part of the New Madico Experience, a revolutionary campaign featuring dealer support programs, recognition, a dealer portal, and educational initiatives to coincide with Madico’s unrivaled support.
Edelbrock, a leading manufacturer and distributor of aftermarket performance parts, today announced the availability of the AVS2, a high-performance carburetor that delivers drivability with near EFI-like smoothness.
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