Dynamic Service Parts Blog

Top 6 Service Parts Categories Needed In an Auto Repair Shop

By Greg Iorfida Profit and productivity always take a hit when inexpensive service parts are not readily available. Trying to locate, source or wait for delivery of a low cost item results in idle service bays, wasted technician time and lost profit.  That’s why it important to have these parts on hand and easy to…

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Why my Mustang has Swollen Lug Nuts

There is a common problem throughout the automotive industries that has been around since the invention of the two-piece capped lug nut.  The problem is created when moisture infiltrates the space  between the chrome decorative cap and the actual steel lug nut that secures the wheel to the vehicle.  This scenario is compounded with the…

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Are these $1.00 Service Parts Costing You $1000’s?

By Greg Iorfida  As the saying goes “little things can add up”.  And unless you’re paying close attention the little things, like inexpensive service parts, can add up to $1,000’s in lost profits for an auto repair shop. The general service parts we’re talking about are the ones used every day when servicing vehicles –…

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Oil Drain Plugs – Choose and Use Wisely

By Gary Church An oil drain plug – is a drain plug – is a drain plug. Right? “NOT!!!!” There is a prevailing attitude that as long as an oil drain plug has the same thread pitch you can use it in any vehicle that uses that size plug.  Nothing could be further from the…

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