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From auto repair shop to home bliss, fantastic staircase included

Jim and Ramon live part-time in the Northwestern United States and consider Casa Dos Sueños a getaway. Photo: Carlos Rosado van der Gracht / Yucatan Magazine Since a new home in Mérida was a dream come true for both of them, it seemed fitting that Jim Jones and Ramon Alvarez named this ethereal blue beauty […]

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An LGBTQ-owned auto store has launched an online fundraiser to cover $25,000 in funeral costs for the victims of the Club Q shooting. In 2 days, donors have raised nearly $700,000.

People light candles at a makeshift memorial for the victims of Saturday’s fatal shooting at Club Q in Colorado Springs, Colo., outside Rocco’s WeHo in West Hollywood, Calif., on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022.AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes On November 20, five people were killed and 18 were injured in a shooting at ClubQ in Colorado Springs. Hours […]

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Auto repair shop owner accused of lying about emissions testing faces charges – WSOC TV

CHARLOTTE — The owner of an auto repair shop in North Charlotte is now facing charges after federal and state agents searched the property earlier this year. On January 19, Action 9’s Jason Stoogenke learned that agents were at Friendly Auto Repair on North Tryon Street. Back then, agents wouldn’t say what they were looking […]

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Eau Claire Automotive Workshop Shares Tips to Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter | Eye On Clear Water

CLEAR WATER (WQOW) – Wisconsin winters can be a rollercoaster, but is your car ready for the trip? Mechanics with ATS Complete Auto Repair in Eau Claire say to winterize your car, make sure you have enough engine oil, coolant, transmission fluid, brake fluid and wiper fluid. ice, especially a liquid that can withstand at […]

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As NYC unveils new Willets Point redevelopment, auto repair shop owners brace for another fight

Arturo Olaya, 64, knows all about New York’s redevelopment dreams for Willets Point. An auto upholsterer who immigrated to Queens at the age of 23, he worked the steely maze of area auto body repair shops and recycle dealers for nearly three decades. He has fought redevelopment efforts against two mayors – Michael Bloomberg and […]

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Automotive Repair Shop Software Market Poised for More Growth: Identifix,

Automotive Repair Shop Software Market The latest released Automotive Repair Shop Software market research has assessed the future growth potential of the Automotive Repair Shop Software market and provides useful insights and statistics on market structure and size. The report aims to provide market insights and strategic insights to help decision makers make sound investment […]

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Difficult to develop an application for car services: Karnataka government met to set tariffs

It “will be difficult” for the government to develop an app to offer car services, the Karnataka Transport and Road Safety Department said in a meeting with traffic police from all areas on Tuesday, activists mobility and the general public. The meeting was held to make a decision on how to set app-based car rates. […]

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Auto repair shop advises drivers to winterize their vehicles

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) – We rely on vehicles to get us around, but as the weather gets colder, mechanics at Don Duncan All American Auto and Tire are reminding drivers to check their vehicles before hitting the road. Auto service expert Preston Holleman recommends checking your tires, coolant, and vehicle battery. Holleman says when drivers […]

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Fire ravages auto repair center in San Juan Capistrano

Fire crews battled a massive three-alarm structure fire in San Juan Capistrano Friday night. Authorities received reports of a fire in the 32000 block of Calle Perfecto around 7:50 p.m., according to the Orange County Fire Authority. When crews arrived, flames were seen through the roof of the single-story building. Fiery, charred debris rained down […]

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Automotive Repair Students Prepare for Careers at Ford’s Blue Oval City

CORDOVA, Tenn. – Construction is progressing at full speed in Ford’s Blue Oval City in Haywood County, and some Memphis-area high school students are preparing for possible careers at the plant. In an auto repair course at Cordova High School, students learn the inner workings of vehicle maintenance. Seventeen-year-old Cordova High senior Brian Martinez, who […]

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Epicor, Auto Repair Compare Collab on Improved Workshop Estimator Tool

Epicor, a global leader in industry-specific business software to promote business growth, has collaborated with automotive aftermarket technology provider Auto Repair Compare (ARC) in the launch of a next-generation tool which allows consumers to receive accurate repair quotes around the clock. 7 base through their favorite service store websites. The new tool leverages the Epicor […]

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Free Oil Change, Discounted Auto Services For Veterans At Fred Beans

DOYLESTOWN, PA — The Fred Beans Automotive Group is offering several Veterans Day discounts on auto services, including a free oil change, to retired and serving military members. This year, veterans will receive 30% off their service bill on Friday, November 11 and Saturday, November 12. “We have extended our service discount this year to […]

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Chicago crime: At least 5 auto repair shops in Albany Park, Irving Park targeted by thieves last week

CHICAGO (WLS) — Chicago police are warning of a crime spree targeting auto repair businesses on the northwest side of the city. At least five different stores in Albany Park and Irving Park have been hit this week by thieves making off with stolen cars or breaking into and damaging merchandise. INTERACTIVE SECURITY TRACKER | […]

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Fast Lane Auto Repair adds second location in Owensboro, Kentucky

Fast Lane Auto Repair shared some exciting news yesterday. They purchased a second location to better serve the community. They are also back to organize a bike ride for the benefit of the children of the region. Barb Birgy/WBKRBarb Birgy/WBKR Every year, many kind-hearted members of the community show up at Christmas Wish with brand […]

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Automotive Repair Software Market Size to Exceed USD 54.65 Billion by 2028 | Beneficial market research

The report on automotive repair software market offers in-depth analysis of restraints, market trends, opportunities, drivers, etc. Along with qualitative information, this report includes the quantitative analysis of various segments in terms of market value, market share, opportunity analysis, growth, etc. years 2022-2028. The global automotive repair software market is segmented on the basis of […]

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Warner Robins auto shop accused of making incomplete repairs

Jared Koepp says repairs to his son’s car would turn into a three-month nightmare. “My 15-year-old son worked for a year to save money to get his first car when he was 16, so we found this company, called the guy, he said, ‘Yeah, no We can have it fixed in a week,” he recalls. […]

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asTech simplifies automotive repair with the most comprehensive diagnostic solution

The improved rules engine gives shops better control over OEM and aftermarket tools. asTech, a Repairify company, recently announced groundbreaking industry changes and expanded offerings that will dramatically streamline shop workflow with one-stop access to diagnostics, ADAS information, calibrations and programming for a shorter repair cycle and a more profitable workshop. asTech is the leading […]

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Strongsville auto repair shop to move from West 130th Street to Pearl Road

STRONGSVILLE, Ohio — An auto repair shop that has been in business for about four years in Strongsville plans to move from the downtown east side of town to the south end. Chieffalo’s Auto Repair, now at the northwest corner of Ohio 82 and West 130th Street, received approval in September from the Strongsville Planning […]

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Gilbert Auto Repair Shop Wins Major Award for Excellence…

(MENAFN-ForPressRelease) Gilbert, AZ – Quality services and customer service are essential for any business, but they are the backbone of the success of the team at Ace Performance Automotive Total Car Care. That’s why APA, based at 1730 W Sunrise Blvd, Gilbert, won the 2022 Best of the Valley for auto repairs, after being backed […]

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Charlotte auto repair shop lied about vehicle emissions testing – WSOC TV

CHARLOTTE — We now know why federal and state agents searched an auto repair shop in northeast Charlotte earlier this year after a search warrant affidavit was released to Action 9 this week. It was January 19 when Jason Stoogenke of Action 9 learned that agents were at Friendly Auto Repair on North Tryon Street. […]

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Snap-On Stock: Benefiting from a healthy auto repair market (NYSE: SNA)

jetcityimage Snap-on, Inc (NYSE: SNA) is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of hand and power tools and related products and services for professional users performing critical tasks. The company operates in four reportable business segments; the Business and Industry (“C&I”) group; the Snap-on tool group (“Tools”); repair and information systems Group (“RSI”); and Financial […]

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Edina nix planners propose to turn an old auto repair shop into a restaurant

A high-profile redevelopment proposal in Edina will be presented to Edina City Council on Tuesday after failing its first test before the Edina Planning Commission last month. Local developers with Special X Properties are looking to transform Kee’s auto repair shop at 6016 Vernon. Ave. in a 2,300 square foot restaurant with an outdoor patio. […]

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Uber, Ola, Rapido to resume car services, may charge 10% above flat rates: K’taka HC

The Karnataka High Court today granted relief to app-based transport technology aggregators—Whoa, Uberand Rapido Bike Taxi. The court allowed the apps to offer auto rickshaw services in Karnataka through their platforms, however, they can only charge an additional 10% on top of the rates set by the state government, plus GST applicable, until the government […]

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When you’ve been in the auto repair business your whole life, there’s always something new to learn – Chicago Tribune

Company: Nelson’s Services Inc. Address: 670 W. 5th Ave., Naperville Phone/Website: 630-355-4456, www.nelsonsautorepair.com Owner: Patrick Ripsky, 53, of Sandwich Years of activity? 87 total, five with Ripsky as owner What does your business do? “General auto repair. …everything we can figure out,” Ripsky said. What interested you in this job? “I’ve always liked taking things […]

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Our Support for US Auto Repair Coverage (2022)

A car manufacturer’s warranty covers repairs to a limited number of components, but in most cases it expires after 3 years/36,000 miles. After that, the owner is responsible for repairs. As cars, trucks and SUVs have become more dependent on electronics, repairs have become more complicated and expensive. An extended auto warranty, or vehicle maintenance […]

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Bangalore: Mobile app aggregators continue to offer car services despite ban

Bengaluru-based interior designer Vaishnavi K didn’t have to wait long to book a car from a carpooling app on Wednesday, the first day of the ban on online autorickshaw booking in Karnataka. “I didn’t have much trouble booking the car on a ridesharing app, but I paid Rs 140 for the trip, an increase of […]

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Karnataka government orders Ola, Rapido and Uber to stop car services from October 12

The Rickshaw Drivers Union demanded that the Karnataka government also create an app like the Kerala Government Kerala Savari app, which is the country’s first online taxi service owned by a state government. The Karnataka Department of Transport on Tuesday, October 11, ordered that no taxi aggregator shall offer auto rickshaw services from Wednesday, October […]

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Lexington Auto Shop partners with church for free day of service

A Lexington auto repair shop has again partnered with a local church to help widows and single mothers. Christian Brothers Automotive, which markets itself as a company rooted in faith and honesty, will hold its 1st annual National Service Day on October 15, and the location at 148 Old Cherokee Rd. is partnering with the […]

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Ohio auto repair shop expands with second location

The owners of an auto repair shop in Richmond, Ohio discovered they were running out of space to service their many customers. Roadside pastime expanded to include a location at 519 Canton Road in Wintersville, OH. Mayor of Winterville mike petrella and other village leaders welcomed Excited and Sherri Eddy and their new location with […]

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Building the Valley: Sharpe auto repair of Lower Burrell resumes operations after 2021 fire

In July 2021, Arthur “Artie” Grazier pledged to rebuild his Sharpe Auto Repair in Lower Burrell after an overnight fire destroyed his business. Almost a year later, the owner of the auto repair shop has kept his promise. “The most important thing is that no one was hurt and I will always be grateful,” Grazier […]

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Orange Business Services wins SD-WAN agreement with French automotive services company Norauto

Norauto, the French leader in automotive maintenance, equipment and multi-brand repair services, is joining forces with Orange Business Services to upgrade its network infrastructure to SD-WAN, supporting its digital transformation. The modernization of its network will enable Norauto to offer new customer experiences in its auto centers. Innovations include IP telephony, check-out via a cloud-based […]

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Nuisance of car mechanics at the roadside

October 10, 2022 | 06:41 IST Nuisance of car mechanics at the roadside Citizen Everette Seated Telles Margao The stretch of road measuring 100 meters from Virgin Garage to the end of Indira Apts Cooperative Housing Society in Comba, Margao has been taken over by auto mechanics who carry out their illegal vehicle repairs without […]

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Theft Prevention: Police and Auto Shop Host Event to Mark Catalytic Converters

By Drew Marine Click here for updates on this story TIGARD Oregon (KPTVName) – Tigard Police and a local auto shop held an event on Saturday to mark catalytic converters and make them a little harder to steal, or at least easier to collect. Police said that from September 2021 to September 2022, they received […]

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the police and the car workshop organize an event to mark the catalytic converters

TIGARD Ore. (KPTV) – Tigard Police and a local auto shop held an event on Saturday to mark catalytic converters and make them a bit harder to steal, or at least easier to collect. Police said that from September 2021 to September 2022, they received 222 reports of stolen converters in Tigard. RELATED: 14 charged […]

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Auto Mechanics Proud to Achieve ASE Certification

Five decades later, ASE’s mission has not changed. But the scope of its testing and certifications has certainly evolved, notes Serratore. Initially, ASE only offered four automotive certification tests – engine, fuel, ignition, and exhaust systems; transmissions, axles and transmissions; wheels and steering, suspension and braking systems; and electrical and air conditioning systems. Today, the […]

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Ahead of ban on car services offered by ride-sharing apps, Bengalureans weigh in on impact

Opinion is split among Bangaloreans over a Karnataka government crackdown on online taxi aggregators offering rickshaw rides, with the ban on Ola and Uber cars set to come into force soon. The transport department’s decision comes after complaints that aggregation apps charged at least 100 rupees for rickshaw rides when the minimum fare is 30 […]

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rapido: Ola, Uber and Rapido should not stop car services in Bangalore despite state missive

Ride-sharing companies Uber, Ola and Rapid are likely to respond within three days to notices issued by the Karnataka government ordering them to stop ‘illegal’ rickshaw services in Bangalore, several city executives have said. company, while denying accusations of price gouging. in one of the country’s largest markets for automatic calling services. Aggregation platforms are […]

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Auto Repair Shop Expands with Location in Wintersville | News, Sports, Jobs

Warren Scott A GROWING BUSINESS – Wintersville officials welcomed Randy and Sherri Eddy and their staff to their second Roadside Hobby location in the village with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The Eddys recruited Jessica Sipes, the company’s office manager, to make the cut, as her mechanics, CJ Ralston and Jonathan Blackburn, and many […]

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Cino Auto Repair of Stoney Creek is ready for an electric future with Napa NexDrive

Serge and Lui Cino and the technicians at Cino Auto Repair have no fears about Canada’s transition to electric vehicles (EVs). Stoney Creek has been selected as one of the few selected candidates in Canada to become an EV center under the Napa NexDrive banner. First announced on Earth Day, April 22, at the Montreal […]

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Pepper the kitten removed from the auto shop in Rogers Park, reward offered for the return: “He is extremely loved”

ROGERS PARK — A Rogers Park auto body shop is offering a reward for the return of Pepper the Kitten, a shop cat who was retired from business on Thursday. A person walked away with Pepper, a 9-week-old black cat, around 10 a.m. Thursday from Auto Tecx Collision and Repair, 7111 N. Clark St., office […]

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Electrical fire destroys decades-old auto shop in Northern Virginia – NBC4 Washington

A family business in Woodbridge, Virginia was destroyed in a fire, and now the community is trying to help them rebuild. Penny’s Used Auto Parts has operated on Minnieville Road for nearly 70 years. Richard “Penny” Archie took over his father’s shop in the mid-1970s. The office and some storage rooms in the auto shop […]

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NASENI equips young people with skills in auto mechanics to encourage job creation

Venture studio based in Kenya with a focus on tourism, Purple Elephant Companies (PEV) has raised $1 million in pre-seed funding to drive innovation in tourism in Africa. The venture capital studio seeks to achieve this goal by building creative startups from the ground up focused on harnessing technology to scale tourism, as it plans […]

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Auto repair ‘artists’ convert 1966 Mercedes to electric

The 1966 Mercedes-Benz 220 Diesel converted to electric isn’t the only such project for the guys at German Autohaus in Newhall. A visit to the 9th Street Auto Repair Shop offers views of sculptures made from car parts, a rainbow tie-dye VW bug and, if you’re driven into a garage at the bottom of the […]

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Ridgefield auto shop manager fined $10,000 for illegal emissions mods

Rick Bannan / [email protected] A Ridgefield auto shop manager was ordered to pay $10,000 and perform 240 hours of community service after illegally modifying hundreds of diesel trucks to circumvent emissions controls. On September 21, Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced Nicholas Akerill’s fine and sentence in Clark County District Court. Akerill worked for […]

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Early morning fire destroys Alsey car workshop – WLDS

Several fire departments responded to the scene of a structure fire on Route 106 in Alsey this morning. Crews were called around 6am this morning to a fire at the former Cooper’s Garage car repair shop. Winchester Fire Chief Freddie Andrews said the main part of the building was a total loss. “When we arrived […]

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Woodbridge, NJ upscale auto shop owner robbed, gun whipped

WOODBRIDGE — The owner of a high-end auto repair shop was assaulted and robbed by a man who stole a car from the business on Thursday night. A man wearing a ski mask entered MP Built on Port Reading Avenue in the Port Reading section just after 10pm and held the owner at gunpoint. The […]

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Police are investigating an attempted theft of a catalytic converter from a car repair shop in Irish Hills

TWP WOODSTOCK. – Michigan State Police are investigating an attempted theft of a catalytic converter from a vehicle parked at an auto repair shop. Shortly after 3 a.m. on September 24, people attempted to steal a catalytic converter from a vehicle parked at Irish Hills Collision, 14221 WUS 12 near Brooklyn, according to a Michigan […]

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2022 Readers’ Choice Automotive Vehicles, Dealerships and Services Winners Announced – The Andalusia Star-News

2022 Readers’ Choice Automotive Vehicles, Dealers & Services Winners Announced Posted 4:15 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 Andalusia Star-News is proud to announce the winners of the 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards. This year’s contest started with 5,711 reader nominations and ended with 46,409 votes. “We want to especially thank everyone who participated and made […]

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Ypsi’s business changes include freshly squeezed juices, a cafe in a car shop, and the redesign of Regal Beagle

Recent updates to the food and beverage scene in the Ypsilanti region include new businesses and ownership changes to existing establishments. We caught up with two new businesses – one selling juice, the other coffee – and a well-established bar and grill making big changes. Juice without label Nashia Weems launched her natural juice business […]

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New auto repair shop planned for Broomfield

Broomfield drivers may soon have a new option for having their car serviced. An out-of-state developer proposed to build Service Street Automotive, a 4,554 square foot operation with eight service bays at 13735 Huron St. An Arizona developer has proposed to build Service Street Automotive, a 4,554 square foot operation with eight service bays at […]

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Automotive Repair Shop Software Market Forecast, Trend Analysis to 2028 | Preferred Market Solutions, Workshop Software, AutoTraker, Autodeck, Alldata

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Auto repair business owner charged with operating auto repair shop

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Police say the owner of an auto repair shop in Binghampton does more than just fix cars at the Summer Avenue business. The MPD said its auto theft task force discovered a repair shop at Sal’s Tire and Complete Automotive Repair on Thursday and arrested 60-year-old Salvador Guevara Reyes. Salvador Guevara Reyes […]

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VIDEO: Man seen rummaging through vehicles at Huntsville auto repair shop | New

Kevin’s Auto Repair in Huntsville is taking action in hand, trying to stop anyone from potentially stealing vehicles on his property. A week ago, a man slipped under a gate and onto their property, but what he may not have known was that he had been caught on camera. “He just walked onto the property […]

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Best Auto Repair – Orange County Register

1. ExpertTec Automotive Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach; 949-645-7722, 714-848-9222; expertecautomotive.com ExperTec Automotive has captured the hearts of Orange County residents for six consecutive years. This family-owned company began serving the communities of Huntington Beach and Costa Mesa in 1993. Today, both locations are led by President Roy Daneshavke, Vice President Gary Frahm and General Manager […]

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WEBINAR: Podium – SMS Marketing 101 for Automotive Services

Convenience and speed are top priorities for consumers in all industries. But for auto services, they are paramount to winning business and gaining loyal customers. Find out how your business can meet consumer demands for real-time connection and mobile-first experiences with SMS marketing. Use SMS to nurture leads, increase sales, speed up customer checkout, and […]

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Police find unmarked RCMP vehicle stolen from Winnipeg auto shop

Police have recovered an unmarked RCMP vehicle that was stolen Tuesday morning from a mechanic shop in Winnipeg. The black 2017 Ford Explorer was found abandoned on Gallagher Avenue in northwest Winnipeg, RCMP said in a news release Wednesday evening. Earlier today, RCMP said the SUV was swept away while parked outside a business on […]

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🌱 Local Auto Repair Shop Car Gifts + Board of Commissioners Meeting

Hello everyone. I’m here with your new copy of the Woodstock-Towne Lake Daily, full of all the things you need to know about what’s happening locally. Let’s dive right into it… First, today’s weather forecast: Fairly sunny and very hot. High: 90 Low: 67. Here are the four most popular stories in Woodstock-Towne Lake today: […]

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SMEDAN allows automotive mechanics to deepen their skills

The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has enabled auto mechanics to deepen their skills in servicing a wide range of vehicles and processes and introduce them to the latest diagnostic technologies. Speaking at the closing ceremony of the mechatronics training program in Lagos, SMEDAN Managing Director, Mr. Olawale Fasanya congratulated the […]

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Lockport auto shop owner seeks return of firearms in case with spouse of board member | Local News

LOCKPORT – Local auto repair shop owner Dave Mongielo’s attempt at “citizen journalism” led to a council member’s husband physically confronting him inside a Robinson Road restaurant in may. Now Mongielo is asking the court to return the legally registered firearms he was forced to turn over to law enforcement following separate orders issued in […]

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Auto shop worker says narrowly escaped Toronto-area shooting

As bullets tore through an auto shop in Milton, Ont., on Monday, Muhammad Shiraz Afzal was confident he would not make it out alive. With the crackle of gunfire echoing through the room around him at MK Auto Repairs, all he could do was keep his head down on a desk. “I was just waiting […]

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asTech simplifies automotive repair with the industry’s most comprehensive diagnostic solution

Global Automotive Repair Leader Offers First Look at New and Improved asTech Solutions PLANO, TX, September 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — asTech®a To fix™, today introduced breakthrough industry changes and expanded offerings that will dramatically streamline shop workflow with single access to diagnostics, ADAS information, calibrations and programming for one cycle of shorter repair and a […]

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Backlog of parts causing delays for auto repair shops across Hampton Roads, nationwide

Is your car in the store? If so, you may have noticed that some repairs are taking longer than usual. NORFOLK, Va. — There’s a major problem in the auto repair industry that’s causing auto body shop owners and car owners a headache. Hampton Roads body shops say out-of-stock car parts are delaying repairs for […]

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‘It’s a big loss’: Funeral of auto shop owner killed in GTHA shooting | National

MISSISSAUGA — An auto shop owner killed in a series of shootings this week was remembered as a doting father, caring community member and talented cricketer on Wednesday as loved ones and strangers came together to to mourn him at his funeral. Shakeel Ashraf was shot dead in his auto shop in Milton, Ont., on […]

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Auto shop fire draws crews from multiple valley fire departments

PHOENIX — Firefighters from several Valley towns worked nearly an hour to put out a blaze at an auto mechanic shop in Phoenix on Wednesday morning. No injuries were reported in the blaze near Cave Creek and Bell Roads which required the efforts of 50 firefighters from Phoenix, Glendale and Peoria. The Phoenix Fire Department […]

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Firefighters battle a blaze at an auto repair shop north of Phoenix

Firefighters battle a blaze at an auto repair shop north of Phoenix The Phoenix Fire Department said cars and a boat were inside the bays of one of the buildings at the time of the fire. PHOENIX – Firefighters battled a massive blaze on Wednesday at an auto repair shop in north of phoenix. SkyFOX […]

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Large fire extinguished at North Phoenix auto shop, cause under investigation

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) — A major fire at an auto repair shop in North Phoenix is ​​now under control. At one point, the smoke was visible for miles. The fire broke out shortly before 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at AZ Master Mechanics, a company near Cave Creek and Bell Roads. Firefighters arrived to find smoke and […]

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‘It’s a big loss’: Funeral of auto shop owner killed in Toronto-area shooting – Toronto

A car shop owner killed in a series of shootings this week was remembered as a doting father, caring community member and talented cricketer on Wednesday as loved ones and strangers came together to mourn him during his funeral. Shakeel Ashraf was shot dead in his auto shop in Milton, Ont., on Monday afternoon after […]

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‘It’s a big loss’: Funeral of auto shop owner killed in GTHA shooting

MISSISSAUGA — An auto shop owner killed in a series of shootings this week was remembered as a doting father, caring community member and talented cricketer on Wednesday as loved ones and strangers came together to to mourn him at his funeral. Shakeel Ashraf was shot dead in his auto shop in Milton, Ont., on […]

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Midland College program trains more auto mechanics

Auto shops have had to deal with fewer mechanics and nationwide supply chain issues. MIDLAND, Texas — With less mechanics come longer wait times. This is what many car owners discovered when they brought their car to the workshop for repairs. Automotive workshops in the Midland-Odessa region have seen a decline in the number of […]

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Auto Shop blocks East Harlem project by Rybak Development

From left to right: Sergey Rybak from Rybak Development and Elie Fouerti from Appliances Connection (Getty Images, Rybak Development, YouTube/Elie Fouerti, Google Maps) For the second time this year, a development by Sergey Rybak was blocked by a resister. After an uncooperative synagogue thwarted its plans for a 20-story mixed-use building on the Upper East […]

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Auto Repair Shop Software Market – Major Tech Giants Are Into The Rise Again | Preferred Market Solutions, Workshop Software, AutoTraker,

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Soon pink car services by women in Kanpur | Kanpur News

KANPUR: For the comfort and safety of passengers as well as to stimulate the employment of women, the Regional transport authority decided to launch Pink Automatic services in the city. A decision to that effect was made at a meeting of the RTA on Wednesday. In the first phase, 100 permits will be issued for […]

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When auto repair bills come due, NBC 7 responds to help – NBC 7 San Diego

We all know how painful it can be when a car needs repairs. If you get your car back and the problem only gets worse, it can be terrifying, which is why a San Diegan contacted NBC 7 Responds for help. “She was having trouble with the parking brake,” Justen Richmond said. He says there […]

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Local Auto Shop donates a car to someone in need.

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — Antonelli’s Advanced Automotive hopes to help a member of our community in need by donating a car. They have a 2005 Ford Escape that they spent time fixing to be a reliable vehicle for a local in need. It’s not a new event either, Antonelli has a long history of […]

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Local Auto Shop helps Indian trail riders stay on the road with engine repair and maintenance

East Carolina Automotive Services, Inc. provides automotive maintenance and engine repair services to Indian Trail drivers who want to extend engine life and save money. Their experienced mechanics take care of everything from minor maintenance to complete replacements. East Carolina Automotive Services, Inc. provides automotive maintenance and engine repair for Indian Trail drivers who want […]

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Key thrown in alleged plot to steal Utica auto repair money

A Oneida County man is under arrest after allegedly stealing money to buy auto parts. Police say they were contacted in August 2022 by the owners of DDS Motor Sports located at 2100 Oriskany Street West in Utica, New York, about the alleged theft of a large sum of money from the business. The owners […]

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‘Happy Bear’ Watches Over Torrance Auto Repair Shop For Decades – Daily Breeze

I don’t mean to alarm anyone, but there’s a giant bear on West Carson Street, east of Torrance. The large animal stands guard atop a 35ft tall sign in front of Torrance Auto Repair on West Carson Street. It’s not the original name of the company, as it turns out. But, before we get to […]

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Kirkland police investigate burglary and auto repair shop car theft – KIRO 7 News Seattle

Kirkland Police are investigating after two people broke into an auto repair shop and stole a car earlier this week. Police say the two suspected thieves pulled into Doug’s Auto Tune & Repair just after 5 a.m. Monday in a blue four-door station wagon. Surveillance video shows one of them breaking the store’s glass door […]

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1 arrested, 1 free following car theft at Kirkland auto repair shop

Kirkland, Wash. – Kirkland Police have arrested a man suspected of stealing a car from an auto repair shop. Authorities say the break-in happened at Doug’s Auto Tune & Repair just after 5 a.m. on Monday, August 29. The entire incident was captured on surveillance video, which shows two suspects pulling up to the store […]

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Automotive Repair Shop Software Market Research Report 2022 By Technology, By Resolution, By Application Forecast to 2030

The price of logistics increased by 34.9% in July 2022, disrupting the supply chain, while electricity prices rose by 15.5%, the highest level since February 2006. In addition, the number of US existing homes sold in July 2022 fell 5.95% to 4.85. million (seasonally adjusted annual rate), which was the lowest number since May 2020 […]

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Friends and partners tackle the local auto shop

By VERNON ROBISON Progress Business partners Darko Roskar (left) and Dario Slukan (right) recently acquired the ACT Auto Care and Collision Center in Mesquite. PHOTO VERNON ROBISON/Progress Two men from Eastern Europe came to Mesquite to start a business together. Darko Roskar from Slovenia and Dario Slukan from Croatia recently purchased the ACT Auto Care […]

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Dozens of law enforcement agencies and auto repair shops are part of a state program targeting catalytic converter thefts

MINNEAPOLIS – More than 100 local police departments and auto repair shops in the Twin Cities and beyond are part of a state pilot program designed to deter auto catalytic converter thefts, which have increased in recent years. The initiative, led by the Minnesota Department of Commerce, offers free tags with serial numbers to Minnesotans […]

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2 moonlighting auto mechanics fall in Nueva Vizcaya bust – Manila Bulletin

New / Luzon / 2 moonlighting auto mechanics fall in Nueva Vizcaya takeover 2 moonlighting auto mechanics fall in Nueva Vizcaya takeover SOLANO, Nueva Vizcaya – Police arrested two auto mechanics who were moonlighting as drug dealers in a buying operation in Barangay Poblacion North here. Police Senior Staff Sgt. Case manager Renzy Yarcia identified […]

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Most Common Auto Repair Upsells From Mechanics You Don’t Actually Need

Sometimes going to the auto repair shop can feel like entering a casino, without the fun. It seems like the mechanics want to lure you into a game of chance with your money on the line. Protect your wallet by keeping an eye out for the most common car repair upsells and scams ahead of […]

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Obiigo car repair app adds Klarna payment option

Startup based in Fayetteville ObiiGo recently added a feature to its app that allows users to buy now and pay later for car maintenance and repairs. Klarna payment option has been integrated into the app so users can set up payment plans for work. At the beginning of 2021, ObiiGo launched the first application allowing […]

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Self-preference is cannibalizing the Canadian auto repair industry

Breadcrumb Links Transportation New Insurance PF Finance PF Economy Cars Soon we may not even be able to compare insurance rates A bodybuilder works on a crashed car at Feliks Auto Body in Calgary. Photo by Lyle Aspinall/Calgary Sun/QMI Agency Files Content of the article Cars are beautifully emblematic of the forces that are reshaping […]

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Parkland Auto Shop Owner Arrested for Tax Theft – Parkland Talk

Azazul Islam {BSO} By Kevin Deutsch A Parkland auto repair shop owner was arrested on Saturday for stealing state tax money he collected from customers, court records show. Between December 2018 and January 2021, 39-year-old Azazul Islam, of 8200 NW 124th Ter. block, took nearly $1.3 million in customer sales from his company, Shonali Auto […]

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2 arrested for selling drugs at Georgia auto repair shop, deputies say – WSB-TV Channel 2

MONROE COUNTY, Ga. — “Editor’s Note:” Police initially identified an adjacent business as being involved in the bust, but corrected their information to say the business was not involved. STORY: The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men after receiving several reports of illegal drug-related activity at an auto repair shop in Georgia, deputies said. […]

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Local auto shop owner shares tips for avoiding repair scams

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Since Jerry Simmons opened his auto repair shop in the 1970s, cars and customers have changed. So when it comes to fixing people’s vehicles, he said there has to be clear communication between the customer and the technician. “Most people don’t know enough about the vehicle and say what the cost […]

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Maine’s Independent Auto Repair Shops Pursue Right to Repair Referendum

Mike Higgins of Mike Higgins Auto, left, works to install a splash field on a vehicle in Kittery on Wednesday. Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer A group of Maine independent auto repair shop owners, their employees and supporters have filed a Citizens’ Initiative Request with the Office of the Secretary of State announcing their intention to […]

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Tri-Cities Auto Repair owner caught in worker’s compensation scam for second time and pleads guilty

TUMWATER — A Kennewick business owner has pleaded guilty to a felony for failing to provide workers’ compensation insurance for his employees for the second time. Benton-Franklin Superior Court Judge Norma Rodriguez recently sentenced Rodney Eugene Dietrich to 30 days of electronic home surveillance. Dietrich, 47, pleaded guilty to doing business without workers’ compensation insurance, […]

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Auto shop conversion near BeltLine attracts two local businesses

For the second time in as many months, plans have emerged to revamp a property devoted to auto repair on booming Memorial Drive near Atlanta’s BeltLine. Roswell-based Habif Properties announced this week that two local businesses — Kupcakerie and Supremo Taco — will open new locations in former auto shops at 709 Memorial Drive, where […]

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Mooresville Auto Repair Center Two Fingers Automotive Announces Staffing Changes

Matt Baranoski joined the Two Fingers Automotive team and took over receiving duties MOORESVILLE, North Carolina, August 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Shawn Goodrichowner and founder of Mooresville, North Carolina Two Fingers Automotive auto repair center, is pleased to announce that it has hired Matt Baranoski support reception and initial point of contact functions. To learn […]

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Lake Effect Brewing to take over former Avondale auto repair shop after fire station case unravels

AVONDALE – Lake Effect Brewing has a new location ready for construction: a one-story building in Avondale that was once an auto repair shop. The new spot is at 3076 N. Milwaukee Ave., and it has room for the brewery’s beer productions, an indoor dining area and a beer garden out back, owner Clint Bautz […]

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Integrated payments, instant auto repair financing

For an industry that recognizes the need for speed, the auto repair industry has been a bit slow in the race to digitize. As in other verticals, FinTech platforms are busy providing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with the tools they need for digital speed. DigniFi is a mission-driven company dedicated to serving underserved credit […]

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Spencer Board plans to change zoning constraints on auto repair shop – Salisbury Post

SPENCER — At the Spencer Board of Aldermen meeting on Tuesday evening, Steve Blount, the town’s chief planning officer, addressed ongoing issues with the New Edge paint and repair shop on Salisbury Avenue. Company owner Michael King obtained a conditional zoning permit for the business in December after it began operating from an unzoned facility […]

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Nanaimo auto shop destroyed as thieves steal vehicles

Kevin Goldsbury, owner of Nanaimo Midas on Island Highway, said he’s seen a lot of crime at his mechanic businesses over the decades, but nothing like it. Thieves broke into a Nanaimo auto repair shop early Tuesday and stole two customers’ vehicles, which they used rams to smash through the large overhead doors. Kevin Goldsbury, […]