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Philips X-tremeUltinon LED Headlights

Philips X-tremeUltinon LED Headlights

(SPONSORED CONTENT) Philips Ultinon Essential LEDs are a direct replacement for halogen headlight and fog light bulbs. (SPONSORED CONTENT) A direct replacement for standard headlight bulbs, Philips X-tremeUltinon LED headlights deliver a beam that is brighter, whiter,...

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CASIS OEM repair information site gets upgrade

CASIS OEM repair information site gets upgrade

The OEMRepairInfo.ca site, operated in support of the CASIS agreement, has undergone a significant upgrade. The Canadian Automotive Service Information Standard (CASIS) provides a framework for Canadian automobile manufacturers to share their service and repair...

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B.C. pulls back on EV rebate, raises ire of new car sector

B.C. pulls back on EV rebate, raises ire of new car sector

British Columbia has made a major change to its electric vehicle (EV) rebate program, dropping eligbility for the maximum rebate to vehicles from $55,000 to $50,000, and raising the ire of new car sellers and automaker groups. Aftermarket players should be mindful of...

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Eccles Auto Service 40th Anniversary Celebration a smash hit

Eccles Auto Service 40th Anniversary Celebration a smash hit

Some of the Eccles Auto Service team pose with a thoroughly smashed BMW. Nearly $5,000 was raised for local charities by sledgehammer wielding community members. Eccles Auto Service in Dundas, Ontario celebrated 40 years of excellent customer service with a community...

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Automotive lift safety headlines May/June Indie Garage

Automotive lift safety headlines May/June Indie Garage

The latest print edition of Indie Garage features a comprehensive look at automotive lift safety, insights on Canadian market dynamics, an interview with John Cochrane, new interim executive director of the Automotive Aftermarket Retailers of Ontario plus the new scan...

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Aftermarket employment tops 2019 levels, outpacing dealers

Aftermarket employment tops 2019 levels, outpacing dealers

After a drop and prolonged drought in employment, the latest numbers indicate that key aftermarket employment is now above pre-pandemic levels. According to DesRosiers Automotive Consultants, employment at both automotive service providers (ASP) and the auto parts...

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CHECK OUT THE GREAT CANADIAN AFTERMARKET PODCAST!

CHECK OUT THE GREAT CANADIAN AFTERMARKET PODCAST!

We continue with great guests and podcasts covering important topics for Canadian aftermarket professionals.There are more than 100 Great Canadian Aftermarket Podcast editions for you to listen for on SPOTIFY and APPLE PODCASTS, but here are the latest.Enjoy and stay...

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