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…

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…

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…

Do hybrid cars need oil changes?

By Andy Berlin, BG Product Technical Service Representative Read time: 3 minutes Yes, hybrids need oil changes. If you own a hybrid but have never had the oil changed, please heed this advice: hybrid vehicles, while incredibly fuel-efficient, are not low maintenance vehicles. (Low maintenance vehicles don’t really exist by the way. But, instead of more…

BG Proving Ground: Committed to proving BG excellence

Read time: 1.5 minutes The BG Technology and Training Center is home to the BG Proving Ground, a facility dedicated to hands-on automotive research, development, testing, and training. The new, larger facility has allowed the BG Proving Ground team to grow and expand, and continue to push the envelope for automotive excellence. Here’s what this more…

Top 10 ways to build a business relationship

By Dale Smith, BG Field Trainer and BGU Instructor Read time: 4.5 minutes I have been fascinated with cars and airplanes and learning how they work from a young age. This interest led to building engines and, eventually, to building strong working relationships centered on maintenance and repair.  When working with shops and dealerships, the more…