Frank Naelitz of Ohio is named one of the Auto Care Association’s World Class Technicians.
Maintaining a workable ratio, making the proper tools and training available, and tracking operation costs are some steps that will help make the process more efficient.
Not only is there a need for more new technicians, but for those who are well-versed in new technologies.
Johnson talks about helping mechanics troubleshoot problems together, working to mitigate a mechanic shortage statewide, and the team effort involved in running the association.
Fleet management software that offers comprehensive diagnostic and repair data, heavy-duty vehicle support stands, and an alternator that can increase service life are just some of the latest products designed to boost shop performance and productivity.
A growing demand for propane buses in recent years has sparked an influx of training programs for maintenance technicians. Here, industry experts share top tips and best practices for maintaining propane school buses.
Clark County School District has found new ways to optimize its maintenance program. The shop team is seeing success with laptops and mobile Wi-Fi, a dedicated white fleet service center, and a new DEF filling system, among other initiatives.
The L28 from LoadHandler Power Products is designed to meet the performance needs for school buses and many other heavy duty applications.
3M Polyurethane Window Bonder Adhesive Sealant 595 is designed to work faster and be stronger than older window bonding products, with better initial hold.
BESI Inc. has added Damp Check to its product line to pull excess moisture from the air and reduce it to a level that prevents the growth of mold, mildew, rust, musty odors, and rot.
ContiConnect uses the Internet of Things to help enhance tire maintenance.
Registration is open for the supplier’s Air Brake Training course and its new Advanced Technology Training course.
The state Department of Education confirms that all 1995 and 1996 models, which accounted for a majority of the state’s thermal events, have been scrapped and replaced.