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ERI opens new DC on east coast
November 17, 2021 by Adam Malik

The ERI Group announced that it has expanded. It has opened up a new Independent Parts Warehousing Inc. distribution centre in New Brunswick. The location of their newest IPW distribution centre is at 300 Baig Boulevard., Suite C-4, in Moncton.

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New wipers for worksite vehicles
November 17, 2021 by Adam Malik

A new line of Anco wipers has been introduced by Trico Products. The Anco Fleet blades have been created specifically for worksite vehicles. The company also announced the introduction of Anco Factory Spec Rear, Winter and Extreme Weather blades The

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Do miles driven matter anymore?
November 16, 2021 by Adam Malik

A tried-and-true metric to predict sales performance in the aftermarket may not hold as much value as it once did, according to an industry observer. Traditionally as miles travelled went up, so did sales. Both were tied together. But this

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October new vehicles sales hit lowest point in 10 years
November 16, 2021 by Adam Malik

It was a rough month for new vehicles sales in Canada. It was actually the lowest mark for sales in October since 2011, according to industry analysis. Light vehicle sales for the month fell to 128,419 units, according to estimates

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Tips to get vehicles winter ready
November 16, 2021 by Adam Malik

The cold weather is here and your customers may not know everything they need to do to make sure their vehicle is ready for the winter season. CAA’s Southcentral Ontario and Manitoba units put together some guidance for drivers. Feel

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Scan tool updates from Bosch
November 16, 2021 by Adam Malik

Bosch announced the 4.15 and 4.16 software updates for the ADS 325 (3925), ADS 525X (3945), 625 (3970) and 625X (3975). The new update covers 2022 vehicles from domestic and foreign brands like GMC, Nissan and Hyundai and all 2021

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Familiar faces back to lead Automotive Lift Institute
November 15, 2021 by Adam Malik

Jeff Kritzer is back for his third one-year term as chairman of the Automotive Lift Institute. The move was confirmed during the organization’s annual meeting in Las Vegas on Nov. 1. Doug Brown of Vehicle Service Group (Madison, Indiana) was

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Schaeffler unveils new timing kits
November 15, 2021 by Adam Malik

Schaeffler announced the expansion of its lineup of automotive engine timing kits and components for customers in the United States and Canada with new INA Timing Chain Kits. The automotive aftermarket division of global automotive and industrial supplier’s engine timing

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New app from Purolator
November 15, 2021 by Adam Malik

A new mobile catalogue app is now available from Purolator. iOS and Android users can download the PurolatorPRO app. It allows professional installers, technicians, service writers and shop managers to access the newest cataloging information for all filters from Purolator,

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Replacement torque converters from Schaeffler
November 15, 2021 by Adam Malik

Schaeffler has introduced LuK TorCon. These new – not rebuilt — replacement torque converters have been designed and manufactured by Schaeffler to the industry’s most exacting specifications. The automotive aftermarket division of global automotive and industrial supplier manufactures more than

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New Rotary alignment system
November 15, 2021 by Adam Malik

Rotary released its new R1090 Pro 3D Alignment System recently. It features a tower-free design and comes with a portable, space-saving cabinet that requires no dedicated bay. This gives shops with limited space the flexibility needed to perform wheel alignments

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NRS releases pads for Mitsubishi
November 15, 2021 by Adam Malik

NRS Brakes recently expanded its line of premium galvanized brake pads designed to match the safety and the performance of the Mitsubishi Outlander plug-in hybrid electric SUV. The manufacturer’s new EV brake pads for the Outlander PHEV reduce moisture dissipation