Automotivation: December 2018

  Freon R-1234yf – Are You Ready? Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you might have heard about the new regulations and requirements for R-1234yf usage. Not sure? Well, it’s time you crawled out from under that rock and get ready for some of these new regulations that will affect you and your profession.

Automotivation: November 2018

  AASP-Missouri Participates in the Fall AASP-National Affiliate Meetings at SEMA! During the 2018 SEMA Show, October 31, 2018, Mike Moehlenkamp (Gary’s Auto Service), AASP-Missouri State President and Executive Director, Ron Reiling represented AASP-Missouri at the AASP Affiliate Fall meetings. Both Mike and Ron were honored for their participation on the AASP National BOD, Executive

Automotivation: January 2019

  Let’s Quit Brainwashing Kids That it’s a College Degree or Nothing! Too many young people are sold a bill of goods that the only road to success is a college education. In fact, vocational education — such as auto mechanics — can lead to goodpaying jobs. I had no inkling there was a problem.

Automotivation: October 2018

  United Fire Group Announces AASP Dividend, Membership Pays – Literally! United Fire Group (UFG) Agents (Chapman & Hogan) will be out delivering dividend checks to AASP members in September for their participation in the association’s insurance program with UFG for the calendar year 2017. Over $509,000 will be distributed as a 7% dividend on

Automotivation: September 2018

  Legislative Summit on Missouri State Safety Inspection Program We had a very successful summit with a great mix of incumbents, candidates, shop owners, educators, MSHP and citizens. Thank you to all that participated and in sharing information on vehicle repair trends that you see in your shops every day. We were able to educate