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Professional automotive forum for discussion of any automotive industry-related issues, ranging from automotive legislation before the U.S. Congress and other legal bodies around the world, local automotive politics in states, provinces, and cities, as well as broader issues affecting the industry as a whole, including best practices to promote the professional image of the automotive service industry. This forum is for experienced automotive repair professionals only, membership required.

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Recent Automotive Discussions in the Automotive Industry Issues Forum

Yet another reminder about parts
10/18/2019 in the Industry Issues Forum
I have known for years that counterfeiting is a big deal, but the valuation given here is shocking. Tens of BILLIONS of dollars per year.
Automotive Service Association launches weekly podcast serie
10/17/2019 in the Industry Issues Forum
New Tis2Web Shenanigans
10/11/2019 in the Industry Issues Forum
They're at it again. I log in today, with the usual difficulties, to update the PCM on a 2006 Yukon. ,Everything went well, so I moved the machine over to my next victim, which was a 2012 Silverado. I got kicked off, so I had to log in again, wait for ano...
Trading their vehicle in because they can't get it repaired
10/11/2019 in the Industry Issues Forum
This effects us all. Vehicles being sold rather than repaired, going to the scrap yard early, many are actually exported, and even people just not getting things repaired due to it not being worth the trouble. That's less cars on the road for the independ...
Just another reminder to source parts professionally
10/11/2019 in the Industry Issues Forum
Of course we don't purchase such parts from online vendors, but sometimes customers want to buy their parts this way.

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