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Defining Tire Alignment Angles and Suspension Change

In our last Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio video, we discussed how the amount of weight transferred on a vehicle changes and how it impacts suspension and alignment. In this video, we’ll dig into alignment angles and how they change when driving. As mentioned in the last video, alignment angles are not static: they’re

Understanding Weight Transfer & Wheel Alignment

Wheel alignment is crucial to the health of a vehicle and its tires, and many things can affect the alignment. We’ll talk through what affects wheel alignment and explain the importance of understanding a vehicle’s weight transfer in this episode of the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio series. When a vehicle rolls through an

PRT Releases Complete Struts for Nissan Altima 2019-2020

PRT says it expanded its portfolio of complete strut assemblies in the North American aftermarket. The company claims it is first-to-market applications of the component for the Nissan Altima 2019-2020. PRT says the launches apply to front right and front left positions and fit to versions Platinum, S, SL, SV, among others.

BCA Bearings Adds New SKUs to Aftermarket Product Line

The release of 25 new product SKUs to NTN’s BCA aftermarket product line includes wheel hub assemblies and kits for a number of import and domestic applications.

What Causes Judder & BTV

In this video, Tire Review’s Maddie Winer goes over what causes judder and what aspects of the brakes affect it, from the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

Video: Selling Shocks and Struts

Tire Review’s David Sickels reviews tips for explaining the value of ride control service to your customers, from the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

Video: Servicing Wheel Bearing Seals: Part One

Tire Review’s Mary DellaValle explains how wheel bearing seals are able to withstand heat cycles, from the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

Video: Torquing and Clamping Force

Tire Review’s David Sickels reviews factors to consider when tightening lug nuts, from the Tire Review Continental Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

The Lowdown on Judder and BTV

Knowing the difference between pulsation/DTV and judder/BTV is critical to solving any brake complaint and avoiding a problem in the first place.

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KYB Supports Arctic Challenge

The expedition vehicles were equipped with KYB shock absorbers designed for maximum control and durability in extreme off-road conditions.

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Video: Understanding Passive Wheel Speed Sensor Operation

Tire Review’s Maddie Winer reviews how a passive wheel speed sensor works, from the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

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PRT Launches 234 Complete Strut Assemblies

PRT’s new complete strut assemblies cover Subaru Forester, Volkswagen Passat, and Nissan Versa models, in addition to new applications such as the Toyota Tundra 2018, Honda Fit 2019 and Jeep Grand Cherokee 2019, among others.

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