Tim Fritz, Author at UnderhoodService
Check Out The September Issue Of Underhood Service Magazine

The digital version of the September issue of Underhood Service is available on-line. Access the easy-to-view digital version that features articles on Idle and Throttle-By-Wire Systems, Transmission Fluid, Ignition Systems, Drive Belt Inspection, Oil Life, EVAP Leaks, Motor Mount Failure, Emissions Management, a host of Tech Tips, and more!

Airtex-ASC Introduces LinkedIn Page For North America

The company says the new LinkedIn page complements the Airtex-ASC global LinkedIn profiles, featuring the latest news and showcasing career opportunities available coast-to-coast.

TRICO Introduces New TRICO Titan Ultra-Premium Beam Wiper Technology

The company says TRICO Titan offers unmatched wiper performance enabled by a number of advanced technologies, including new Z7 technology, an infused micro-metric synthetic compound developed exclusively by TRICO for extended wear resistance.

Mitchell 1 Brings Back ‘Fabulous Las Vegas’ Sweepstakes

One grand-prize winner will receive round-trip airfare for two people to Las Vegas, four days and three nights in double occupancy hotel accommodations, two attendee badges for AAPEX and the SEMA Show and one $500 Visa prepaid card.

CTA Releases 5-Piece Fuel Line Flex Specialty Sockets

The Fuel Line Flex Sockets are especially useful for BMW N54 and N55 Chassis models where the steel lines cross over the valve cover.

ASA Partners With Podium To Enable Shops To Text Customers Directly Through Interface

ASA Sponsored Benefit Provider companies provide specially priced member services and products to ASA members to help offset their everyday business costs.

New Car Care Council Video Highlights Financial Benefits Of A Vehicle’s ‘Cinderella’ Era

The Cinderella Era is described as being the time period after your car loan is paid off and your vehicle is still in good condition, only needing modest services and repairs.

Lang Tools Introduces New Gasket Scrapers

All handles are strike protected with a hard cap, and ergonomically designed for comfort, secure grip and durability.

Bosch Expands Braking, Engine Management, Steering Systems And Rotating Machine Product Lines

Bosch has added new parts coverage for vehicles from Ford, Lexus, BMW, Nissan and more in March and April. The new SKUs cover more than 37.7 million vehicles in operation in the U.S. and Canada for select vehicles needing replacement brakes, engine management components, steering systems, starters and alternators.

Pentofrost A1 And A2 Prediluted Antifreezes Specially Formulated And Ready To Use On Asian Vehicles

Pentofrost A1 and Pentofrost A2 are prediluted with the exact amount of deionized water required. These special formulations are free of silicate, borate, nitrate and amine containing additives, which makes them ideal for year-round use, said the company.

TI Automotive 39/50 Dual Channel Single Stage Pumps

TI Automotive introduces a higher pressure version of its 39/50 Dual Channel Single Stage (DCSS) pumps. The DCSS 39/50 has been designed around the proven 39 mm armature (motor) that has been used for many years, and features a single impeller with two parallel rows of turbine blades. It is designed for engines with more than 500 HP and features a flow rate of 400 lph at 40 psi.

Wheel Balancing: Making a Smart Investment in a Wheel Balancer

When you consider that only 1/4-ounce of wheel imbalance can produce a noticeable vibration on a vehicle, it’s easy to understand why it’s so important to have a wheel balancer that is both accurate and easy to use. Many balancers in today’s marketplace are capable of balancing a wheel to within a few hundredths of