I attended the Mobile Air Conditioning Society's 2014 Training Event and Trade Show in New Orleans last month. The main topic of discussion was R1234yf, or "twelve-thirty-four" in A/C lingo. There has been a lot of hype about the changeover to this refrigerant. Don't panic. The reality is that it...
ASC Industries Inc. was honored by O'Reilly Auto Parts for excellence in cataloging and content at O'Reilly's recent Annual Manager's Conference in St. Louis, MO.
Centric Parts, a leading manufacturer and supplier of aftermarket brake components and systems under the Centric, Posi Quiet, C-TEK and StopTech labels among others, has announced the addition of 100,000 square feet of new warehouse and office space.
There was a time when advancements in brake technology were entirely hardware based. The change from drum to disc brakes, the introduction of semi-metallic and ceramic pads, and the addition of power brakes as standard equipment were all changes achieved by redesigned and improved brake system components. Today, electronics is...
Meritor Inc.'s aftermarket team unveiled mobile training with two new training trucks during Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2014 that will deliver on-site product and systems education to warehouse distributors, independent service garages and fleets in the United States and Canada.
Centric Parts has released the latest additions to its award-winning library of brake system catalogs - the Centric Parts 2014 Medium Duty Brake Systems Catalog (CMD2014), along with the supplemental Centric Parts 2014 Medium Duty Brake Systems Program Guide (CMDB2014).
A digital version of the January issue of Underhood Service is now available on-line. Access the easy-to-view digital version that features articles on Fuel Pump Tank Cleaning, Diagnosing Driveability Concerns, Nissan VQ Water Pumps, Diesel Regen Cycles, Gapping Plugs, A/C Compressor Balancing, a host of Tech Tips, and more!
Honeywell Friction Materials, makers of Bendix and JURID branded brake products, and now its Stop by Honeywell branded disc pads, has added 185 new model numbers in the fourth quarter of 2013. The new parts expansion covers an additional 82 million vehicles on the road today.