Inside September/October Issue:
Repairers and Consumers Have to Engage With New Messaging to Stop Current Trends Vehicle repairers have watched a slow hemorrhage of state vehicle safety inspection programs for a number of years. These programs go back to 1926 beginning with a voluntary program in Massachusetts, and increased to 31 states plus the District of Columbia in […]
Three trends are reshaping vehicle security. Cybersecurity continues to occupy much attention in the automotive world. We are soon going to have millions of connected land, sea and air vehicles traveling the globe. Those vehicles, connected businesses and other users will all require and rely on direct, real time, wireless access to operational vehicle data […]
AASA ‘Know Your Parts’ Campaign Helps Repair Shops Choose the Best Aftermarket Products. Choosing and correctly installing the right part is no simple task these days. Automotive repairs are becoming more complicated as technology continues to advance from strictly mechanical devices to electronic devices to software devices with electronic and mechanical enablers. It’s never been […]
Companies that donate money to charitable causes are often viewed more favorably by consumers, but don’t do it just for the publicity. For many shops, hiring women is about putting forward an atmosphere of friendliness and trustworthiness, particularly to women customers, who, as we all know, account for 85 percent of all purchase decisions. It […]
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