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The 2016 SEMA Show will feature education sessions on Friday, a first since the inception...

Ford has revealed the first new EcoBlue advanced diesel engine that will offer optimized fuel efficiency and reduced CO2 and NOX emissions* for customers, using sophisticated technologies...

Polaris Systems, Inc. has announced its next generation of software, Polaris XA. Partnering with Rocket Software to develop this product, the new software will be released in Q4 2016. Polaris XA contains up-to-date technology that allows...

Elgin Industries has been selected for the 15th consecutive year as a top-performing supplier to JASPER Engines and Transmissions. Elgin representatives recently received JASPER’s “ELMO” trophy in recognition of service excellence –...

Elgin Industries has announced that Marie Ziemba has been promoted to chief financial officer. Ziemba, who has served as the company’s controller since April 2006, will report to Bill Skok, Elgin Industries president. In her...
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Insurance is an expense. No matter how you slice it, insurance coverage will cost you money. If nothing ever happens, you may question why...

Purchasing shop equipment is no small decision. After all, new equipment carries a hefty price tag and no guarantee of a return...

Over the past 100-plus years, marketing strategies, and the brands that were built, were developed by two entities: The client and the ad agency. The client would tell the agency how they envisioned...

Payday. While it is music to an employee’s ears, payday presents logistical and legal challenges for your company. One of the chief challenges is ensuring your employees are paid properly under the Fair Labor...

Having difficulty finding talented employees? Take a good hard look at the engagement level of your existing employees first. Spending the last 20+ years in business consulting, the past 10 in my own practice, I...

Far too many shop owners don’t measure customer satisfaction in their shops. It’s not that they’re not interested in the results, it’s just that they’re not exactly sure how to do it. Unfortunately, the...
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Insurance is an expense. No matter how you slice it, insurance coverage will cost you money. If nothing ever happens, you may question why...

That Packard name. It conjures  up thoughts of the rich, the famous, long limos along...

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This Direct Gasoline Injection engine has a lightweight aluminum block and cast-in-place iron liners. Future engines may use plasma spray coatings to...
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Not Your Father’s Block Repair Sometimes the front of Oldsmobile blocks get warn...

Modern diesel engines are facing challenges similar...

Honda uses a specific bearing selection process for both rod and main bearings. It includes using a chart along with the identified parts included in the engine being rebuilt. Connecting rod bearing selection uses...

Spring Tester Stand Make your daily life easier with fixtures and setups. An ugly back prompted me to build this stand for...

Old School Head Bench This is very basic and has been in our shop for more than 30 years. It’s been rebuilt...