Why is my car’s steering so loud?

by Jon Hansen, Central Kansas Territory Manager, Kansas BG Read time: 2 minutes Nobody, and I mean nobody, likes it when their car squeals. It’s scary. It’s embarrassing. And, it means your car might need to go to the doctor. If you’re hearing a whining noise when you turn your steering wheel you most likely more…

Tire rotation: Why it’s important and how often you should do it

by Jon Hansen, Central Kansas Territory Manager, Kansas BG Read time: 2.5 minutes Tires are pretty straightforward, right? They’re just rubber and air that keep your vehicle on the road. In truth, there’s more to tires and tire maintenance than just airing them up or changing a flat. When it comes to vehicle maintenance, most more…

Engine cleaning: Oil-based vs. fuel-based deposits

By Dustin Willhite, BG Director of Product Technology Read time: 5 mins Recently, I was asked to answer the question: “What’s the difference between oil-based and fuel-based deposits?” Now, I’ve answered this question a lot for the marketing folks so I thought I’d break it down in writing. Here goes: Let’s think of oil as more…

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3 ways to ensure you’re buying a reliable used car

By Mary Augustine, BG Customer Retention Manager Read Time: 1.5 mins There’s nothing wrong with buying a new car. But, much like when my children bring stray critters and random items inside the house, I find myself saying, “You don’t know where that thing has been” followed by, “Get that thing out of here!” It’s more…

Beat the heat with this summer car care guide

Summer’s here, and that means we’re ready for days at the pool, barbecues, and extra hours of daylight. But what about our cars? Are they ready for the balmy days of summer? Before you relax by the pool this summer, be sure to check these maintenance must-dos off your list. Here are the top summer more…

NEW BG service kills 99.9% of bacteria and viruses

WICHITA, Kan. – BG just released a professional-strength service, designed to sanitize, disinfect, and deodorize hard, non-porous surfaces, including door panels, steering wheels, dashboards, gear selectors, and control surfaces, as well as upholstery, carpet, and more, in just minutes. “BG manufacturers products and services that make vehicles safer, perform better and last longer,” said Nathan more…

“I am absolutely blown away by the results.”

I just want to say. I have been in this industry for 35 years. I have put in a ton of MOA, 44K, and the usual maintenance products. I recently had a 2013 Dodge Dart with a 1.4 Multiair engine in with codes for the VVT system. This car was ill-maintained and barely driveable. To more…

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Why is my car shaking?

by Jon Hansen, Central Kansas Territory Manager, Kansas BG Read time: 2.5 minutes Question: Do you have the bass in your stereo all the way up? If the answer is no, keep reading. If the answer is yes, turn your music off. Is it still shaking? If yes to that, keep reading. No shame disclaimer: more…

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