If you have discovered smaller and hotter brake systems on today’s vehicles, you aren’t alone. In fact, it might be more of a trend than many technicians realize, according to insight Tony McKey recently shared with Motor Age readers.
The new SKUs cover more than 37.7 million vehicles in operation in the US and Canada for select vehicles needing replacement brakes, engine management components, steering systems, starters and alternators.
Each grinding disc features a diamond-abrasive edge that lasts 20 to 60 times longer than traditional abrasives. In addition to maintaining their size and shape throughout their life, these diamond grinding wheels cut faster, produce low sparks and odor.
SKF now offers the SKF Parts Xperience, a web-based training and rewards program designed to help automotive and truck technicians boost productivity and stay up-to-date on the latest vehicle technologies.
ASA has announced that it will present a live broadcast of Carm Capriotto’s Town Hall Academy Live during its Annual Business Meeting & Conference, May 2-4 in Orlando, Fla. Each Friday at Noon Eastern, Capriotto hosts a live discussion on Facebook on different topic affecting shop owners.
Dale E. Hopkins, Chief Information Officer at the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance, was a keynote speaker at the Auto Care Association's Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN) Knowledge Exchange Conference in Fort Worth, Texas, April 15-18.
The Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN), a community of the Auto Care Association, announced the recipients of its ACPN Content Excellence Awards this week at their 2018 Knowledge Exchange Conference.
Anouré Fenstermaker’s core responsibilities include managing all communication, press, creative and marketing services, as well as corporate branding for CVAM overall and for each of the company’s market divisions, which include automotive aftermarket, custom vehicle enthusiasts, marine, RV, vehicle diagnostics, and special OEM.
Standing seam construction, case corner gussets, Lock 'N Roll latching, full-width pulls and fully-welded drawers with ball-bearing slides that support up to 454 lbs. per drawer are just a few of the CENTRIQ efficiency and time-saving benefits.
In an AAPEX 2017 post-show survey, 90 percent of buyers say they are likely to attend AAPEX 2018, indicating a high level of satisfaction with the premier event representing the $740 billion global automotive aftermarket industry.
The Art Fisher Memorial Award, the highest honor bestowed upon a Federated Auto Parts member, was presented to Tim Trudnowski, president of Parts Wholesalers, Inc., during the recent Automotive Parts Services Group (The Group) meeting.
MOOG premium-quality complete knuckle assemblies dramatically simplify bearing replacement and save time on many popular late-model passenger vehicle applications, and include all the premium components pre-assembled for a complete repair:
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