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Technology Terminology

Technology Terminology

Staying up-to-date on the technology and terminology in our industry is essential. If we want to be able to properly advise our clients and be capable of explaining some of the terminology we use, then we need a thorough understanding ourselves.

Employee Development

Employee Development

It has long been the battle cry of owners and managers in our industry that "We can't find good employees." The Technician.Academy motto is "Respect is Learned". There is also the phrase in management training that "Good leaders are made, not born." Proverbs 22:6 says...

Fuel Line Repair Procedures

Fuel Line Repair Procedures

Repair procedures for leaking fuel lines, both nylon and metal, on all vehicles including late models with fuel injection.

These are not Your Grandfather’s Training Methods

These are not Your Grandfather’s Training Methods

Technology Today Do you remember being in school and looking forward to graduation? I’ve told a lot of students and technicians that no one ever really gets out of school. Life is a constant learning process. When you stop learning, you’ve stopped living. In the...

Technician Training Protocols

Technician Training Protocols

Technology has changed so many things in our lives. Anyone who has been in the automotive industry very long is aware that technology has not only changed the way we live and work but is constantly evolving at an incredible rate. We are in an industry where the...

Tips for Replacing an In-Tank Electric Fuel Pump

Tips for Replacing an In-Tank Electric Fuel Pump

Overview Electric fuel pumps used with fuel injected engines are positioned inside the fuel tank. This position not only keeps them quiet but allows the fuel to cool them as well. It is also a safer location for the pump because it precludes the possibility of leaks...

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Is Your Car’s A/C Ready for Spring?

Is Your Car’s A/C Ready for Spring?

No time is a good time to discover your car's air conditioning system is dead. However, the worst time is when the temperatures rise over 80F for the first time in the spring. Test your system now, so you can fix the issue before it's a problem. Park your car on a...

Colored Chevy Engine Oil

Colored Chevy Engine Oil

Before a late-model vehicle’s engine oil change, a technician may notice that the engine oil has a yellow-green or orange tint that could be mistaken for crankcase contamination.

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Finalists Selected for 2019 Respect is Learned© In The Pits

Finalists Selected for 2019 Respect is Learned© In The Pits

EVANSVILLE, IN, JULY 2, 2019 – Technician.Academy has selected the final contenders for this year’s Respect is Learned© In The Pits contest. Two winners will be selected amongst the finalists to work alongside Randy Meyer Racing (RMR) at the Chevrolet Performance U.S....

2019 Respect is Learned© In The Pits Contest Launched

2019 Respect is Learned© In The Pits Contest Launched

Technician.Academy and Randy Meyer Racing announced the 2019 Respect is Learned© In The Pits contest and opened applications for the opportunity. The teams added to the big news by announcing an additional twist for the 2019 contest.