As auto technicians, we rely on our tools and equipment to help us perform our jobs efficiently and accurately. Much of the modern equipment designed for automotive service features automatic operation, or, at minimum, some automatic aspects. While this is often beneficial to technician productivity, it’s not always a necessity.
Resurfacing drums and rotors is a machining process with its own specific guidelines.
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A wheel bearing that’s out of adjustment can reduce bearing life and can affect more than just the bearing. It’s important to adjust the wheel bearing endplay to the proper specifications. If the bearing set is adjusted too loose or too tight, it can cause the bearing to fail prematurely. There are a few types of assemblies, so using correct procedures and tools will ensure a comeback-free wheel bearing installation.
Providing your customer with the correct group size and type of replacement battery is more important than ever.
Modern battery chargers adapt to diverse battery types and needs.
Having a strong online presence is a crucial tool for shops in the industry to thrive in the digital age.
The human connection beats self-checkout when it comes to understanding and helping in forgetful moments.