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Catalytic Converter Replacement Rules

Here are the 10 commandments of converter replacement handed down from the EPA.

Understanding The Science of Shocks

The job of a shock absorber is to control the kinetic and potential
energy of a spring by dampening
its movement.

Auto Care Association Reacts To USTR China Tariff Review

Bill Hanvey, Auto Care Association president and CEO, commented on four-year review of tariffs.

Global Supply Chains Find Footing in a ‘Goldilocks Zone’

Improving activity across global supply chains indicates healthier demand.

Mevotech Expands Coverage with 188 New Part Numbers

The release covers domestic and import passenger vehicles up to the 2023 vehicle model year.

Schaeffler Group USA Expands Product Portfolio

Seventy new parts have been added to the INA, LuK and Schaeffler Bearings portfolios in the first quarter of 2024.

The Impact of Trade and Tariffs on the Aftermarket

Numerous components make up “landed costs,” but duties, taxes and tariffs can often be a detriment to global trade.

AI Technology Puts ACES and PIES on ‘Steroids’

PDM Automotive fosters connections and streamlines information flow across the automotive aftermarket.

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Manager?

The skills needed to be a successful counter pro provide a great foundation for the leap to store manager.

O’Reilly Reports 5% Jump in Second-Quarter Sales

Sales for the first six months of 2019 increased to $5 billion, up 6% from $4.74 billion for the first six months of 2018.

APA: First-Half Highlights Include New Website, New Conference Format

From the June issue of Counterman, Sara Griewing reflects on APA’s first-half highlights and looks ahead to second-half opportunities.

AutoZone Doubling Down on Megahub Strategy

CEO Bill Rhodes said AutoZone’s long-term plan is to open 70 to 90 megahubs in the United States, up from its initial vision of 25 to 40 megahubs.