Continental Upgrades Smart App
Continental says it’s new version of its Make Power Smart (MPS) app will include updates and enhancements for the user. Updates include: User registration: Allows users to sign up, manage drive systems properly for a better customer experience. Multiple Languages: The App is now available in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian. Belt ID: Allows
How to Measure Belt Wear
Drive belts need friction to operate. It sounds counterintuitive, but friction between the belt and the pulleys allows power transmission from the crankshaft to an alternator, power-steering pump or AC compressor. To produce these levels of friction, the belt and pulleys need surface area. This is why they have grooves that line up with great
Tire Dealers & Service Work: Underhood Jobs Performed Annually
Tire Review readers are increasingly adding service work to their offerings. Find out how many under-the-hood jobs dealers across the U.S. perform annually.
Automotive Belts, While Lasting Longer Than Ever, Still Wear Out Over Time
Belts continue to be one of the most replaced wear items on vehicles today.