A comparison of throwback products from ATEQ Corp., Bartec USA and Rotary Lift.
Criteria and nomination form to enter candidates for consideration in the 2015 Mobile Distributor of the Year.
If your shop sells tires you need to be sure you’re up-to-date on current tire technology for hybrid/electric vehicles.
The official website of PTEN, Fleet Maintenance and Professional Distributor magazines now features a design that allows for easy display on any viewing screen -- regular PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones.
Recommendations on intervals for cleaning, inspecting and lubricating fifth wheels.
October 15, 2013
The webinar 'Heavy Duty Engine Oil The Road Ahead II: Traffic Jam or Clear Highway?' is set for Monday, Oct. 21 at 2 PM EST.
August 16, 2013
View a full list of rules for the contest, and access the link to submit your nomination now!
A checklist of features to look for and questions to ask when deciding to purchase a used tool truck.
Features such as a "Dead Battery Override Switch" were developed in response to technician feedback.
Consider features such as multiple battery type diagnoses, safe and automatic charging, and assistance vehicle reflashing when deciding which battery charger to use or purchase.
Using the right equipment for charging Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) batteries.
March 18, 2013
Rich White, Car Care Council executive director, explains the campaign’s benefit to the aftermarket.
Look for features such as safety, plug-and-play functionality and an ability to combine maintenance charging with desulfation.
Use a fully-automatic battery maintenance system to avoid long-term discharge.
How to deal with lead-acid battery failure due to the damaging effects of sulfation build-up.
Decide which type of battery tester to use, based on the functions you'd like it to do.
Different sealed battery types require precisely controlled charging.
What users should connect the tester to for the most accurate reading.
What to do when attempting to boost a vehicle with multiple starting batteries.