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Should Canada host more BIG races?
April 20, 2022 by Auto Service World Staff

Fans of motorsport will almost certainly have seen races held in Canada, whether that’s at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve for Formula 1 or the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for NASCAR, there are many big racing circuits, and a fair few

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5 Car-Buying Mistakes First-Time Buyers Should Avoid
April 20, 2022 by Auto Service World Staff

Personal cars have become a necessity rather than a luxury, especially with the new norm of social distancing. More people are buying cars, and according to Statista, the global car sales for 2021 peaked at 66.7 million. Buying your first

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How many, and how soon, Canadians plan to buy an EV
April 20, 2022 by Adam Malik

Canadians are increasingly in favour of buying an electric vehicle today than one year ago, according to a new study. Canadian Black Book’s annual study on car buying trends included a focus on consumer attitudes towards EVs. Its most recent

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AIA incoming chairman: A passion for training
April 20, 2022 by Adam Malik

The incoming chairman of AIA Canada has his sights set on what cares about most and that’s upping training for aftermarket professionals

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PAID: MaxiSYS IA800 Intelligent ADAS: Process is Precision
April 20, 2022 by Paid Content

When it comes to the calibration of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) components, there are two essential servicing concepts, follow the prescribed vehicle manufacturer instructions and document everything from pre-calibration setup to post-calibration validation. The Autel Standard Frame ADAS Calibration

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Why communication is key to building customer trust
April 19, 2022 by Adam Malik

Always stay in touch with your customers, an automotive aftermarket trainer urged shop owners. Bryan Stasch, vice president of product and content development at the Automotive Training Institute, is a big believer in the ’10 and 2’ rule. Not the

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ASE opens spring certification
April 19, 2022 by Adam Malik

Spring registration has opened for more than 50 ASE certification tests, the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence announced. The tests cover nearly every aspect of the motor vehicle service and repair industry, the group noted. Those who register by

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Profile: Celebrating 50 years
April 19, 2022 by Submitted

In 1972, an opportunity came up for John Stacey. He approached Joe Graham, whom he had met in trade school, to open a Gulf Station at Don Man Datsun. John’s Dad, George, put up the bond for the fuel portion

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Navistar expands retail footprint
April 18, 2022 by Adam Malik

Five Canadian locations are part of an expansion from Navistar’s all-makes and models aftermarket truck and bus parts brand, Fleetrite. It is expanding its retail footprint to 31 locations through partnerships with Navistar’s International truck and IC Bus dealer networks.

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New clip popper from OTC
April 18, 2022 by Adam Malik

OTC released the 2495 Plastic Clip Popper as a wide-ranging solution for around the shop. It works on all plastic fasteners and rivets to pry, grab, lift, squeeze, pull, collar and cut. This allows technicians to operate seamlessly and service

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Epicor launches new app for shops
April 18, 2022 by Adam Malik

Epicor has introduced the Service CRM mobile app for automotive service businesses. The multi-feature mobile app is available for download through the App Store and Google Play and requires an active subscription to Epicor Service CRM. Service CRM allows service

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TBI conversion kits from Howell
April 18, 2022 by Adam Malik

Howell EFI has made Ford Inline 6 and V8 TBI Kits available. This converts carbureted first-generation classic (1966-1977) Ford Broncos to TBI. The conversion kit can be used to greatly improve performance, cold starting, drivability and fuel mileage for any