BG Automation, LLC, Announces Expansion on Derby Campus

WICHITA, Kan – On Monday, November 15, 2021, BG hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of the Derby campus, now officially known as BG Automation, LLC. An additional 51,000 square feet are being added to bring the current facility to 87,000 square feet. “The demands on Derby facility have grown rapidly the last 3–5 more…

Improve Shop Performance with the Help of BG and Tekmetric at AAPEX 2021

WICHITA, Kan. – BG Products, Inc., is excited to showcase new BG equipment and introduce you to Tekmetric, the industry-leading auto repair shop management system at AAPEX on November 2–4, 2021, at the Sands Expo & Caesars forum in Las Vegas, Nevada. For the first time at AAPEX, product and equipment demonstrations will take place more…

BG Products Selected for MOTOR Magazine’s Top 20

WICHITA, Kan.– MOTOR’s Top 20 entries represent some of the most innovative and exciting new developments that support the automotive industry.  This year MOTOR Magazine has recognized the most outstanding industry solutions, and BG Products is honored to be included in this group with the release of the BG Experience™ App.  This augmented reality training more…

Can I use 134a instead of 1234yf?

By Andy Berlin, BG Product Technical Service Representative As of January 1, 2021, the United States Environmental Protection Agency mandated that all passenger cars and light-duty trucks coming off the assembly lines must utilize R-1234yf as their HVAC system refrigerant. The European Union forced this changeover on January 1 of the previous year.  However, many more…

BG Three-time Innovation Award Recipient!

Wichita, Kan — BG Products, Inc., has been selected for the Wichita Business Journal’s 2021 Innovation Awards. This award honors individuals, teams, and companies who have developed innovative approaches and solutions in the workplace.  Two of BG’s most recent innovations highlight our drive to improve productivity and efficiency. The BG MVP Coolant Exchanger allows technicians more…

BG Products promotes safe driving through Defensive Driving course

WICHITA, Kan. – BG Products, Inc., and DriveSafe Online®, are working together to promote safe driving through an online defensive driving course.  “It’s important that drivers (new drivers especially) are adequately prepared to handle the challenges of driving, including aggressive drivers, extreme weather, roadway obstacles, and mechanical malfunctions,” said Andy Baldassarre, BG Director of Marketing more…

NEW BG Advisor App for Automotive Service Professionals

WICHITA, Kan. – The BG Advisor App allows Service Advisors to have access to all the latest BG news, training, and on-demand sales tools. Essentially, Advisors who use the BG Advisor App will sell more maintenance services. “It’s a fact. Service Advisors sell more when they’re better trained,” says Andy Baldassarre, BG Director of Marketing more…

How to sell a Climate Control Service

By Mike “Mikey B” Bauer, BG Regional Market Manager Read time: 3 minutes Many car owners are vigilant with regular maintenance such as oil changes, tire rotations, and brake pad replacement. However, all too often the air conditioning system is overlooked. Neglecting the climate control system can lead to more than just an unpleasant smell; more…

NEW augmented reality BG Experience App for automotive professionals

WICHITA, Kan. – The new augmented reality BG Experience App allows automotive professionals to look inside today’s engine technology. They can explore internal engine components virtually to see how deposits build up and cause drivability problems. Then, see how preventive maintenance with BG effectively addresses each challenge. “The purpose is to effectively communicate the value more…

On Break with Belluomo: BG CF5®

In this episode, Michael Belluomo discusses BG CF5®. Watch the video or read the transcript below. Hey! Welcome BG audience, and thank you for stopping in. Coffee break with Mike Belluomo.  Today, I have got another interesting product to bring you. BG CF5®, one of our top-selling fuel system cleaners. It brings multiple benefits to more…