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0 Federated Car Care Contest Winners ‘Get Dirty’

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.

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0 Trico Products Corp. Expands TRICO Exact Fit Rear Blade Lineup

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.

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1 Are You Leaving Money On The Auto Parts Counter? Margin And Markup Explained

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.