VehicleServicePros.com, official website of Professional Tool & Equipment News magazine, will be broadcasting live at the AAPEX Show floor this week. Tune in for live broadcasts from the show floor on Tuesday at 11:30 AM (PST) and 3 PM (PST), Wednesday at 11 AM (PST) and 3 PM (PST), and Thursday at 11 AM (PST) and 3 PM (PST).
The Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) will be held Tuesday, Oct. 30 through Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas.
Professional Tool & Equipment News Editor Elliot Maras and Fleet Maintenance Editor David A. Kolman will talk with attendees, manufacturers and association representatives about different events happening at the show, and throughout the industry.
Wednesday's live streaming coverage, sponsored by Mayhew Tools and Launch Tech USA, will feature the following topics, and more:
11:00 am (PST)
- Importance of tire safety (Dave Fred, PCL Air Technology)
- How to change the auto repair shop company culture for the future (Bob Greenwood, Automotive Aftermarket E-Learning Center)
- The AAIA Aftermarket Telematics Challenge and how AAIA standards affect shop equipment (Scott Luckett, AAIA)
- Information about the Car Care Council "Be Car Care Aware" campaign (Rich White, AAIA)
- More states require TPM systems, what does this mean for your shop? (Robert Kimbro, Standard Motor Products)
3:00 pm (PST)
- Watch tool demonstrations on Launch Tech USA's new products.
- New service solutions and telematics technology (Chris Bahlman, Delphi)
- How and why to educate vehicle owners about their car batteries (Kim Cottle, Associated Equipment)
- NASTF's new initiatives to support service techs (Skip Potter, NASTF)
Tune in tomorrow at 11 AM (PST) and 3 PM (PST) to watch live coverage of the AAPEX Show. Go to www.vehicleservicepros.com/aapex/video to tune in.
Also watch for VehicleServicePros.com's Wrenchin' Roger (www.twitter.com/wrenchinroger) covering the show and checking out new tools. Sponsored by Mitchell 1, Wrenchin' Roger will give viewers a first-person perspective of the show. He'll give the VSP News live streaming hosts an update from the show floor during each live streaming broadcast.
Attendees at the show can also look for Wrenchin' Roger, and have a chance to win prizes from Mitchell 1.
To get live show updates, also check out the VehicleServicePros.com Facebook page at www.facebook.com/VehicleServicePros and the VehicleServicePros.com Twitter page at www.twitter.com/VehicleSrvcPros.