Lift and Wheel Service on Display at NADA Expo and ATD Show

The Rotary and Chief booth at the NADA Expo and ATD Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center may resemble a trip to Paris more than a trip to a trade conference, thanks to the ...
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The Importance of ALI to the Lift Industry

ALI stands for Automotive Lift Institute. It was formed in 1945 by nine U.S. lift manufacturers who agreed to work together for the common good in order to develop a new trade ...
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Leasing vs. Buying: The Advantages Depend on Your Fleet Size

To buy or not to buy. That is the question. Well, that’s the question for fleet owners and managers when it comes to their new trucks. It’s not a new question either. Fleet ...
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5 Questions (and Answers) for 2018

2018 will definitely bring about change. But what exactly can we look forward to? Still no flying cars like we were promised or hover boards for that matter. Thanks a lot Marty ...
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Top 5 Blogs of 2017

We understand that all blogs are not created equal and some have more information that pertains to your shop than others. For us, it stings a little, because we want all of ...
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Hybrids and EV Sales Are Electric. Is Your Shop Prepared?

When it comes to traditional combustible engines, there are about 2,000 parts that are tasked with performing a job in a harsh environment that strains even the best-engineered ...
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Big Data Could be a Big Problem for Repair Shops

When it comes to competition, you’ve always looked down the street at the nearest independent shops. Of course, service departments at dealerships are technically competitors, ...
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SEMA Show: 2017 Rewind

The days that follow a special event are difficult to handle because we know it will be a full year before we get to experience it again. Some really tough days are December 26 ...
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Opportunity on the Rise for Service Departments

Earlier this year, we wrote about what older cars could mean for independent shops. With the average age of vehicles on the road at an all-time high, dealerships have a great ...
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This Blog was Made for Walking: A Guide to the 2017 SEMA Show

SEMA’s just around the corner. In fact, it’s almost time to start packing. We want you to have the best time possible, so we’ve made a list of things to do before you jump onto ...
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