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VW DSG Maintenance

A DSG transmission is lighter than a comparable automatic with the same number of speeds.

Do You Want The Bad News Or Good?

There are many ways you can help play the long game, and TechForce has free resources to help inspire and promote the profession.

Keep On Rockin’ Into The New Year

We’re still accepting nominations for the next Vehicle Care Rockstar.

Being Happy Gets In The Way of Being Successful

Bryce Kenny says his greatest satisfaction comes from helping others to find the courage to chase their dreams.

BMW Infotainment Systems

Even the most sophisticated systems can encounter issues.

BMW Water Pumps

Take a closer look at this water pump, how to replace it efficiently, and what other components should be replaced with it.

Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper Name 2023 Tech of the Year

Twelve US technicians competed for the 2023 Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper Technician of the Year title.

Audi Alignment & Calibration

As models get more luxurious, features like air suspension and adaptive cruise control can make the alignment more complex.

Turbochargers on Minis

No matter if it is a BMW or MINI, when the engine stops turning, the oil flowing to the turbocharger stops.

Cartridge Oil Filters

Think through the job, use the correct oil, filter and tools, and make sure you’re doing things in the right order.

BMW Adaptations

Let’s look at five common adaptations for late-model BMWs, and what you should know before you start a repair.

Mercedes-Benz AC Service

Here’s what you need to know about R-1234yf refrigerant in Mercedes-Benz vehicles.