Category: Auto Repair

Automotivation: April 2019

May 16th, 2019 by

  Auto Industry Celebrates Gene Slattery’s 58 Year Career and Retirement Many members of Missouri automotive service industry community gathered on March 21 to celebrate the retirement of Gene Slattery of Automotive Technology Inc. (ATI). Held at Sybergs on Dorsett, the party was planned by Gene’s wife Barb, his son and daughter-in-law, Doug and Sheri

Automotivation: March 2019

March 23rd, 2019 by

  UPDATE: HCS#2 HB451 Would Repeal Missouri State Safety Inspection Program Call To Action! Please continue to take the time to contact your Missouri State Legislators and tell them that you OPPOSE HB451, SB359 & SB381 that would repeal the Safety Inspection Program in Missouri or exempt vehicles for 5 years or 150,000 miles(HB451 latest

Automotivation: February 2019

February 19th, 2019 by

  HB451 Would Repeal Missouri State Safety Inspection Program – Call To ACTION! Please take the time to contact your Missouri State Legislators and tell them that you OPPOSE HB451 that would repeal the Safety Inspection Program in Missouri. Below are facts that have been shared with legislators. Be sure to include your name and

Automotivation: January 2019

January 15th, 2019 by

  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: December 2018

December 27th, 2018 by

  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: August 2018

August 25th, 2018 by

New Missouri Law Requires Drivers to Turn In Temporary License Tags When Getting Plates For years, Missouri drivers have complained about other motorists behind the wheel of vehicles with expired temporary license tags — those paper license plates issued by auto dealers to car buyers. The sponsor of a new state law taking effect Aug.

Automotivation: April 2018

April 27th, 2018 by

  Six Tried & True Listening Tips Listening isn’t the same as hearing. Think about a commercial for a product you have no interest in; it’s easy to tune that information out, isn’t it? Hearing is one thing, but listening and mentally absorbing the thoughts is another thing. That’s why we say listening is an

Automotivation: March 2018

April 10th, 2018 by

  Honda Fit Crash Tests Discussed by ABAT President In December, Texas attorneyTodd Tracy experimented with crash-testing several Honda Fit vehicles to evaluate the differences between improper repairs being performed and vehicles being repaired using aftermarket parts.After the testing, Tracy issued a statement deeming the experiment a success. “Now, for the first time, we have

Automotivation: February 2018

March 9th, 2018 by

  HB1444 Would Repeal Missouri State Safety Inspection Program HB 1444 – VEHICLE LICENSING – SPONSOR: Eggleston (WE OPPPOSE THIS BILL) UPDATE – 1.4.2018 Referred to House Transportation Committee NOW is the time to continue contacting your Missouri State Representative and the House Transportation Committee AASP-Missouri State President Mike Moehlenkamp (Gary’s Auto Service) made the

Automotivation: December 2017

December 27th, 2017 by

Toy For Tots Christmas Social Huge Success Thanks to all that participated in our annual Toys For Tots Christmas Social. AASP-Missouri members will be making Christmas dreams of children come true this Christmas. This year we collected 1000 plus toys ranging from Hot Wheels to bikes and everything in between. Syberg’s was so impressed with