The Automotive Service Association (ASA) has joined forces with new corporate member partner Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation, to give ASA members a 20 percent discount on Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ Garage Gurus automotive technical training program.
SERVICE-EDU will hold two-day advanced automotive repair training courses for technicians during October and November 2016 in the metropolitan areas of Chicago, Charlotte, North Carolina and Los Angeles.
To address this unfortunate waste of valuable resources, the National Automotive Service Task Force (NASTF) will present a 90-minute session on the topic, Nov. 2, during the NASTF Fall 2016 General Meeting, a featured event in the AAPEX Service Professional Program in Las Vegas.
A technician’s job is becoming more like that of an IT specialist than that of a greasy wrench head every day – not saying there is anything wrong with the latter! Many of the complaints and concerns your customers are bringing to you, though, are increasingly related to something a computer is doing.
MAT Holdings, Inc. launches a redesigned website for Bendix Brakes. Along with a more modern design, changes have been made to the site-wide navigation to help current and future customers find the right information faster.
With the need for higher control of the power output, better fuel economy and lower tail pipe emissions this age old system of accelerator pedal, linkage and throttle blade has been modified. This modified system is referred to as Electronic Throttle Control (ETC).
Connected vehicles are becoming more commonplace, as current model year vehicles roll off the line with smart braking and lane departure technology already in place. Technicians around Ann Arbor, Mich., are getting a first-hand education on how the new technology works, how it should be maintained and problem solving the issues on these vehicles and beyond.
Aftermarket professionals working toward additional certifications through professional organizations can get one step closer to their goals by attending the free one-day Commitment to Training event at Washtenaw Community College in May.
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