With the proliferation of tiers of tire brands, you are likely to survive those instances in which your preferred brands are not available. Automotive parts and lubricants, on the other hand, are another story.
The Federal Trade Commission has voted to enforce Right to Repair laws, "thereby ensuring that U.S. consumers will be able to repair their own electronic and automotive devices," according to the Tire Industry Association.
Sessions from last week's ASE Instructors Training Conference can still be accessed and viewed. More than 1,000 instructors, presenters and industry guests from across the country participated in the event.