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Engine oil derived from chewing gum, batteries, used oil

Castrol’s experiment-focused subsidiary, Nexcel, re-refined waste products to produce a ... Read More

Bosch to pay $100M fine in Europe for emissions software

Auto parts maker Bosch was slapped with a $100 million ... Read More

MAHLE aims Facebook page at auto professionals

Shops with MAHLE equipment can now get updates and information ... Read More

Research shines light on crankcase soot and oil additives

Research at a Canadian university indicated that calcium-based motor oil ... Read More

NOLN launches list of direct-injection engines

It may have been quicker to list the engines that ... Read More

Most drivers unsure about making jump to EVs, AAA survey finds

A lot of Americans still aren’t jumping toward electric vehicles, ... Read More

Valvoline announces new locations

Valvoline recently announced the openings of two more company-owned quick ... Read More

Shop asks customers to sing for their service

A Texas auto shop decided to accept vocal performances in ... Read More

Ford recalls 270k Fusions for shifter issue

A safety recall issued by Ford addresses a shifter cable ... Read More

Do liquefied bananas make good motor oil?

The short answer is no, but it looked like a ... Read More

As new oil standards are adopted, the devil is in the details

On April 3, 2019, the API Auto/Oil Approval Panel (AOAP) ... Read More

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How Will Electric Vehicles Impact the Quick Lube Industry

How Will Electric Vehicles Impact the Quick Lube Industry

It seems everywhere you turn these days, someone is asking the question — how will electric vehicles (EV) impact my industry? What can I do today to minimize the disruption ... Read More
API Posting Oils Online Showing Certification Misuse

API Posting Oils Online Showing Certification Misuse

By now, most are aware that The American Petroleum Institute (API) has started showing pictures of oils that are using the certification marks (SN, GF-5, etc.) but do not have ... Read More
Playtime at Freedom 10 Minute Oil Change

Playtime at Freedom 10 Minute Oil Change

Transforming an Office into a Space for the Youngest Customers A shop is no place for horseplay or fooling around, but try telling that to your youngest customers — the ... Read More
Under Pressure: Give Tire Safety One More Chance

Under Pressure: Give Tire Safety One More Chance

With summer driving just around the corner, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is reminding drivers that June is National Tire Safety Month, and shops can also bring awareness ... Read More
Products & Services

Products & Services

New Grease Gun Macnaught Americas recently introduced its K32-01 Flexigun manual grease gun. Offering an industry-leading warranty, this grease gun delivers best-in-class cost of ownership. The Flexigun’s variable-stroke piston and ... Read More
Creating Your Legacy

Creating Your Legacy

What a powerful word — legacy. Just to say it makes you want to draw that “E” out for just a second or two longer: legaceeeeee. Maybe it’s just a ... Read More
Automotive Recalls

Automotive Recalls

As a service to your customers, please note the following vehicles that have been recalled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) or by their manufacturers. Note these recalls ... Read More

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