CRP Automotive has developed three service kits designed to simplify transmission fluid service on Audi, BMW and Volkswagen vehicles.
Forward Lift’s new DP15 two-post lift services cars, trucks, vans and small buses weighing up to 15,000 pounds.
Ride Control LLC has launched its Gabriel website training menu with a series of training options as an expansion of its Answerman technical service offerings. This includes videos, technical bulletins, online catalogs and FAQs for both light and heavy-duty vehicles.
Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP) has added 333 part numbers to its Standard and Intermotor lines.
The Tire Industry Association (TIA) will host Automotive Tire Service (ATS) instructor classes Oct. 10-13, 2017, in Louisville, Ky.
Mighty Distributing System of America Inc. has released an improved brake program that provides a “better” and “best” solution for automotive repair facilities and their customers.
Robert Bosch LLC added coverage for vehicles from Cadillac, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Fiat, Hyundai, Mazda, Kia, Jeep, Scion and Subaru in August 2017.
Brake Parts Inc. has added more than 100 part numbers to Raybestos Opti-Cal brake calipers.
Ford Motor Co. has introduced Motorcraft loaded struts designed to offer fast, easy installation and a low competitive price to the marketplace.
Innova Electronics Corp. has added the CarScan Pro line to its portfolio of professional on-board diagnostic (OBD) tools.
Tenneco Inc. is again expanding its coverage of the Monroe Quick-Strut product line with 31 new part numbers available beginning in August 2017.
A new law in New Jersey forbids the sale of unsafe used tires. The legislation, signed by Gov. Chris Christie on Aug. 7, 2017, was supported by the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA), Tire Industry Association and the New Jersey Gas Station-C-Store Automotive Association.
Hunter Engineering Co.’s redesigned website has received a platinum award, the highest level of recognition, in the business-to-business website category of the international DotComm competition.
Akebono Brake Corp. has named Russ Stebbins to the newly created position of director, aftermarket business unit.
The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) has changed the computer format technicians use to take tests to earn ASE certification.