How to communicate you’re open during the pandemic

Read time: 2 minutes There’s a reason automotive shops are considered essential business. They keep important vehicles on the road. It’s difficult to know what businesses are open, what hours they have, and what their options are to keep a safe distance during this time.  But, you’re in luck. There are easy ways to communicate more…

Here’s why you should drive your car during quarantine.

Read time: 1 minute Fact or Myth: It’s not harmful for your vehicle to sit for an extended period of time.   Answer: Myth! Yes, myth. It’s more harmful for your vehicle to be dormant during this time than driven every day. Why? Fuel absorbs moisture over time and long-term contact can lead to corrosion in more…

BG Products, Inc., Laboratory earns ISO/IEC 17025 certification

BG Products is proud to announce that our research and development laboratory is now ISO/IEC 17025:2017 certified!  From the International Organization for Standardization (ISO): According to ISO: This standard helps facilitate cooperation between laboratories and other bodies by generating wider acceptance of results between countries. This is crucial to BG as a global company because more…

Minutes matter: Maintaining emergency vehicles

By Nathan Ebert, BG Chief Business & Strategy Officer Read time: 2 mins COVID-19 has taken our world by surprise. For our first responders, private transporters, healthcare workers, and other frontline organizations, this global pandemic is especially unsettling. These workers don’t have the option of working from home, and they can’t rely on social distancing. more…

Tech Talk: How often to change the air filter in your car and why

In this episode of Tech Talk, Jon Hansen talks about air filter maintenance. Watch the video or read the transcript below! Hey guys, it’s Jon Hansen with Tech Talk. Today we’re going to talk about air filters and air filter maintenance. A lot of people don’t understand what an air filter does for your engine. more…

On Break with Belluomo: Engine cleaning with BG EPR®

In this episode, Michael Belluomo discusses BG EPR. Watch the video or read the transcript below. Welcome back, Mike Belluomo here. You saw my last video on BG MOA® during my coffee break. Well, you didn’t know that I drank too much and I got a little bit jittery.  Spilling coffee on the counter is more…

4 tips to buying a used car from a car expert

By Tom Probus, Automotive Research Specialist, BG Proving Ground Read time: 2 minutes I recently helped my daughter through the car buying process. The most important things for me were safety and reliability. She should be able to enjoy her new ride without having to spend extra money on maintenance or replacements. It’s easy to more…

On Break with Belluomo: BG MOA®

In this episode, Michael Belluomo discusses BG MOA®. Watch the video or read the transcript below. Hey, good afternoon BG audience. Mike Belluomo here. I’m taking a little coffee break. Sometimes it’s too cold, sometimes it’s too hot. Today, it’s just right.  Today, I’m going to give you a little understanding of BG MOA®.  I more…

Questions with Casey: Where can I buy BG products?

Casey Greseth answers another frequently asked question about BG products. Watch the video or read the transcript below for the answer. It’s not as simple as just pointing you to our website. BG manufacturers professional use products and equipment that are only available to licensed repair facilities. In fact, as a BG Field Trainer, I more…

As told by a parent: 5 tips to keep your teen driver safe

By Danielle Wallace, BG Content Strategy Manager and mom to a teenage daughter. Read time: 4.5 minutes As a parent, one of the hardest things to accept is that your kid is growing up. This becomes painfully apparent when they ask if they can drive their friends to the mall – wait, what? Wasn’t she more…