Hunter Engineering Co. has released two videos that explain the purpose and function of driver assist systems and the importance of proper mechanical and safety system alignment.
ACDelco is adding more than 850 part numbers to its ACDelco Professional and ACDelco Advantage chassis parts lines.
The expansion includes ball joints, bushings, control arms, drag/center links, pitman/idler arms, sway bar links and tie rods for more than 200 million vehicles on U.S. roads today.
“With this expansion, technicians across the U.S. will have access to a range of premium replacement parts at competitive prices,” says Craig Rombach, OE brakes and chassis product specialist, ACDelco. “It’s the latest example of our efforts to provide our aftermarket customers with choices that fit consumers’ needs and budgets.”
Nearly 80% of the new parts are for non-GM vehicle applications. The company says the refreshed lineup marks significant growth of ACDelco’s chassis selection for most makes and models.
The Advantage chassis products are backed by a 12-month/12,000-mile warranty, and the Professional chassis products include a limited lifetime warranty.
To learn more about ACDelco’s growing selection of chassis products, visit ACDelco.com.
ACDelco is the exclusive original equipment parts brand for Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac as well as a provider of premium aftermarket parts for most other makes and models.
The Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance (Alliance) has promoted John Carlson (JC) Washbish to director of marketing.
Remember email? Sometimes in the communication that is texting, tweeting or ‘Snapchatting,’ email is taken for granted. Facebook is great for sharing your thoughts and feelings to everyone you have friended, but email is more targeted, especially when used for business. You might say it is even more personal than Facebook because it is designed for interaction between two people or among a small group of people.
There are off-road warriors who never let their vehicles or mud-terrain tires touch pavement. There are others who like to occasionally play in the dirt, but need their fun vehicles to do double duty to go to work or school. And increasingly, there are drivers with lifted trucks and mean-looking tires who chase the aesthetic more than the lifestyle their vehicle portrays.
Tireco Inc.’s new Milestar Grantland AP light truck tire is available in 25 sizes.
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.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. cites an 18% reduction in energy usage in the production of tires as evidence of progress in its sustainability initiatives.
The new General Grabber APT from Continental Tire the Americas LLC is an all-purpose-terrain tire designed for on-road, off-road and snow performance.
Tireco Inc.'s new mobile responsive website for Milestar tires is designed to showcase updated news, features and available tire sizes while serving as a hub for consumers to interact with the Milestar brand.
Tire industry veteran Chris Tolbert has joined Kenda USA's North American Automotive Business team as director of business development. His assignment: help accelerate Kenda’s sales and brand awareness in the PCR and LTR segments.
TBC Brands LLC is taking its Sumitomo and Sailun-branded truck tires to the Great American Trucking Show (GATS) in Dallas, Texas.
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.
Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. posted income before taxes of 3.1 trillion won on net sales of nearly 17.3 trillion won for the second period ended June 30, 2017. That compares to income of 2 trillion won on sales of 16.4 trillion won for the same period in fiscal 2016.
Alliance Tire Group (ATG) has redesigned its website with features it says will help tire dealers and equipment owners find tires based on segment, application, tread pattern or size.