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SERVICE KILLERS: LEARNING FROM THE WORST
August 1, 2013 by Andrew Ross

You are, as is every business, in the customer service game. You aim to please your customers, because you know that’s what brings in the dollars to keep the lights on and the staff fed. If you run a successful,

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Raybestos Brand Brake Pads and Rotors Added
July 31, 2013 by Auto Service World

2014 Applications Now Available in Raybestos Brand Brake Catalogue

Cadillac's first-ever Twin-Turbo, available on the 2014 CTS Vsport midsize luxury sedan and XTS Vsport full-size luxury sedan this fall, uses a combination of smaller turbochargers, top-mounted throttle body and shorter air pathways. The patented air flow design, which eliminates circuitous heat-exchanger tubing, makes the most of engine packaging efficiency to improve torque response time over other air flow designs.
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Patented Twin-Turbo V6 Design Minimizes Turbo Lag
July 31, 2013 by Auto Service World

Designers of Cadillac’s first ever twin-turbo engine focused on eliminating turbo lag through a combination of turbocharger design and intake location. The 420hp, 3.6L V6 engine, available on the 2014 CTS Vsport midsize luxury sedan and XTS Vsport full-size luxury

Dayco is now offering water pump kits with seals, timing belt kits with seals and timing seal kits. These three kits are in addition to Dayco's current timing product offerings and Dayco will continue to offer timing belt kits and water pump kits without seals.
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Dayco Adds Timing Belt Categories and 500 Part Numbers
July 19, 2013 by Auto Service World

Dayco Products has announced the release of three new product categories in its timing belt product line, strengthening the global company’s position in the timing belt marketplace. Dayco is now offering water pump kits with seals, timing belt kits with

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AutoServiceWorld.com Launches Facebook Page
July 18, 2013 by Auto Service World

AutoServiceWorld.com, Canada’s longest-serving aftermarket online information source, has launched its Facebook page. The page can be found at https://www.facebook.com/pages/AutoServiceWorldcom/244916465611841 In addition to carrying industry news, the social media platform will boost industry interaction with AutoServiceWorld.com and provide yet another way

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Counterperson of the Year Noms Open
July 18, 2013 by Auto Service World

Deadline: Monday, October 21, 2013

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AIA Ontario Golf Tourney: Call for Registration and Prizes
July 4, 2013 by Auto Service World

Registration is open for the annual AIA Ontario Region Golf Tournament and dinner will take place on Friday September 6th at the fabulous Crosswinds Golf & Country Club in Guelph, Ont., with all proceeds going to the High Five for

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AutoServiceWorld.com Launches Facebook Page
July 2, 2013 by Auto Service World

AutoServiceWorld.com, Canada’s longest-serving aftermarket online information source, has launched its Facebook page. The page can be found at https://www.facebook.com/pages/AutoServiceWorldcom/244916465611841 In addition to carrying industry news, the social media platform will boost industry interaction with AutoServiceWorld.com and provide yet another way

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SOUTH SHORE SUCCESS STORY
July 1, 2013 by Andrew Ross

2013 Jobber of the Year: The Letendre Family and the Team at Groupe Maska

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Low-GWP Refrigerants: How Close Are We?
July 1, 2013 by Steve Pawlett

Is the perfect, low-GWP (global-warming potential) refrigerant close at hand?

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YOU ARE NOT ALONE
July 1, 2013 by Andrew Ross

While sitting in Roger Letendre’s office talking about all things great and small, the topic of team, and succession, and the role of the entrepreneur came up. I offered the opinion that the jobber business today, as a people business,

Groupe Maska Inc., Saint-Hyacinthe, Que. has been named the 2013 Jobber News Jobber of the Year.
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Groupe Maska Named Jobber News Jobber of the Year
June 17, 2013 by Auto Service World

Jobber News is pleased to announce that Groupe Maska Inc., Saint-Hyacinthe, Que. has been named the 2013 Jobber News Jobber of the Year. President Roger Letendre says it is an unexpected honour. “I was surprised because you never expect to