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…

TECH TALK: Your car battery doesn’t like cold weather

By Tommy Garcia, BG Technical Sales Engineer Read time: 1 minute One of the most overlooked items when it comes to winter car care is your battery. It’s common to check things like oil, coolant, and wipers. And yes, those things are important, but they’re not going to leave you stranded like your battery will.  more…

What causes the coolant light to come on (even in cold weather)?

By Thomas Probus, Automotive Research Specialist Read time: 3.5 minutes Answer: It depends on the color of the cooling system light and the kind of vehicle you’re driving. We’ve just made it through the holiday season. And all of those Christmas lights reminded me of the multi-colored lights that can show up on your dash. more…

5 tips to prepare your car for holiday travel

By Tommy Garcia, BG Proving Ground–Shop Foreman Read time: 4 minutes The holiday season is filled with family, good food (tamales for me and mine!) and road trips. Oftentimes, we forget the importance of checking our vehicles before hitting the road.  The last thing you need is to worry about vehicle repairs halfway between here 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…

BG goes heavy duty for diesels

WICHITA, Kan. – BG has developed a product to target deposits typically seen in High Pressure Common Rail (HPCR) fuel systems: BG Heavy Duty Fuel System Performance Restoration. HPCR fuel system problems HPCR fuel systems see increased Diesel Injector Deposits due to the design of the engine. With small fuel injector ports and high pressures more…