Training

Registration open for online aftermarket courses

Registration is now open for 18 University of the Aftermarket online courses that cover a variety of business and aftermarket topics. Classes will begin Aug. 28 or Oct. 23 and run for eight or 16 weeks, depending on the course. These Fall-semester classes enable industry professionals to sharpen their business skills and earn continuing education units (CEUs) that can be applied toward their AAP (Automotive Aftermarket ...

Tips for balancing truck tires with weights

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July 14, 2017

Pressure Systems International's (PSI) Commercial Fleet Tire Digest for this month is now available. The article focuses on wheel weights, specifically how to balance truck tires with weights. PSI writes "Radial truck tires for Class 8 vehicles weigh around 135 lb. for the common 295/75R22.5 drive tire size and in the 180-lb. range for the 445/50R22.5 widebase tires. Having one of these excessively out of balance ...

Finding your innovative distributor mindset

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June 28, 2017

Dirk Beveridge is aware of the concern. He works with distributors every day. He knows how busy everyone is, and how hard it can be to step away from the day-to-day operations of running a ...