Articles by Pete Meier

The technical challenges you face won't be scary if you have a solid foundation under your feet.
Pete Meier
Every month, I get to share another winner - thanks to the continuing support of our friends at Federated Auto Parts and their sponsorship of our "ASE Question of the Month". This month's winner hails from Alabama. Ray Dyer, of Dyer's Garage in Piedmont participated in our May contest, answering the question we posed related to servicing modern A/C systems (you can still take the
Pete Meier
Are we, as professional automotive technicians, evolving fast enough to keep pace with the vehicles we're charged with servicing and repairing?
Pete Meier
Every month, Federated Auto Parts hosts our "ASE Question of the Month". Those who take the single question quiz are eligible to register for a random drawing - whether they answered the question correctly or not - for a custom collectible diecast they can display at home or office! Our April winner is Valeria Ison, from Mayking, Kentucky's Autoclinic. Will you be the next winner?
Pete Meier
While A/C system service is fundamentally unchanged, changes in technologies and system designs require you pay more attention to the details.
Pete Meier
Congratulations to Jeff Louis from Sayre, Oklahoma. He's the March winner of our monthly ASE Question of the Month prize drawing! Sponsored by Federated Auto Parts, anyone who tries out the latest question - get it right or wrong - has the option to also register for the random drawing. One lucky individual receives a collectible Federated diecast for display at home or at the shop! Want to be
Pete Meier
Most cars don't require valve adjustment but some do and including that operation in your offering would meet the definition of making a "general adjustment," wouldn't it?
Pete Meier
You, too, can be a winner. Simply try our March Question of the Month and then follow the prompts to enter. Good luck!
Pete Meier