New protection plan is for all eBay shoppers buying auto parts and accessories, companies say.
In addition to helping secure the No. 88 car’s 15th top-10 finish, Ives brought home his third MOOG Steering and Suspension “Problem Solver of the Race” Award, advancing him into a tie in the battle for the $100,000 MOOG “Problem Solver of the Year” Award. MOOG is the Official Steering and Suspension of NASCAR.
Motorcar Parts of America Inc. is a remanufacturer, manufacturer and distributor of automotive aftermarket parts, including alternators, starters, wheel hub assembly and brake master cylinder products utilized in imported and domestic passenger vehicles, light trucks and heavy-duty applications.
The winners traveled to the Federated Auto Parts I-55 Raceway in Pevely, Mont., for an exciting dirt track racing experience. In addition to taking on Schrader and NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Allgaier on the track, the winners also watched the first-place Cardinals host the Miami Marlins at Busch Stadium in downtown St. Louis.
WIX Filters is partnering with Babcox Media to sponsor the 2015 “Driving Performance” Award that recognizes game changers in automotive service.
Ancona has headquarters in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico, and leads the Yucatan Peninsula in the segment of aftermarket auto parts, offering the highest service and effective solutions to its customers at the right price.
More than 50 sessions for WDs, retailers/parts stores, service professionals and manufacturers make up the AAPEXedu 2015 program. All sessions are offered at no cost to attendees and will take place at the Venetian, Venetian/Palazzo Congress Center Level 1, Marco Polo Rooms 701-707 and 801-804.
Being appointed to the Service Center Advisory Council is not just ceremonious recognition for being a large and prestigious shop. Members are asked to attend quarterly meetings, whether in person or via teleconference to consider broad industry and economic trends and how the service/repair business will be impacted by them.
The students selected for MAPSA scholarships exemplify the outstanding applications received this year through the online application process, said Pete Kornafel, chairman of the GAAS Scholarship Committee.
TRICO now offers two new rear integral blades under part numbers 10-B and 10-E. Part number 10-B replaces factory-installed integral blades originally equipped on Infiniti, Mitsubishi, Nissan and Suzuki vehicles. While part number 10-E is engineered to fit snap claw wiper arms on Chevrolet, Dodge, GMC and Saturn vehicles.
Monroe Quick-Strut coverage grows to 113 million passenger vehicles.
The following OE replacement Elgin parts are now available for the 3.5L EcoBoost engine: camshafts; oil pump; camshaft sprocket; cam phaser sprocket; timing chains (primary and secondary); timing chain guides; timing chain tensioners and tensioner arm; intake and exhaust valves; valve springs; and valve spring retainers.
There is a difference between “margin” and “markup,” and what you don’t know about them is potentially costing you money. Even though most part stores have a point-of-sale system that calculates pricing, there are times when the parts specialist has to break out the calculator (or even a pen and paper!) to figure out the resale price of a part.
The Women’s Board Member Development Committee administers the awards for Auto Care Woman of the Year, Female Shop Owner of the Year and Auto Care Woman of Excellence.