Winter Driving Archives - Counterman Magazine
VIDEO: Extreme-Weather Maintenance (Part 1)

In Part 1 of our series on extreme-weather maintenance, we’re talking about some parts categories that tend to heat up when the weather takes a turn for the worse. (SEE VIDEO BELOW)

Automotive Aftermarket Getting a Boost from ‘Normalized Winters,’ GPC’s Donahue Says

Lower fuel prices, full employment and an aging vehicle population aren’t the only tailwinds lining up behind the automotive aftermarket.

Windshield Wipers: Don’t Let Your Customers Make This Critical Mistake

The No. 1 mistake that many motorists make when they realize a wiper is bad is to replace only the obviously bad wiper and not the pair. They think they’re saving money, but sooner or later they will have to replace the other wiper too.

Low-Temperature Fuel System Additives: Keeping Fuel Lines Flowing

Preventative maintenance always is the best way to guard against cold-weather problems, but keeping a strong supply of winter fuel-treatment chemicals still can be helpful to your customers – and profitable for your store.

Battery Maintenance Tips For Driving In Freezing Winter Weather

With much of the nation in the clutches of an extended blast of Arctic cold, vehicle batteries are top-of-mind for motorists – or at least they should be.

Technical Forum 2017: Wipers – Information Or Misinformation?

There’s a lot of misinformation on Internet automotive forums about wiper blades.