Congressman Ron Estes visits BG Products

El DORADO, Kan – Monday, July 30, 2018 – BG Products, Inc., hosted Congressman Ron Estes at its manufacturing facility in El Dorado, Kansas, on July 30. As part of a day long tour, the Congressman’s stop at BG was one of many at local businesses in Butler County.   Joined by Press Secretary Roman more…

BG Products at the White House for Made in America

WASHINGTON, DC – BG Products, Inc., was selected to represent the state of Kansas at the Made In America Product Showcase hosted at the White House on July 23, 2018. “We are humbled to be chosen for this prestigious honor,” said Darin Greseth, BG Products, Inc., President and CEO. “I’m thankful for all of the more…

BG Products exhibits at Automobilia 2018

WICHITA, Kan – BG Products exhibited at the 24th annual Automobilia Moonlight Car Show and Street Party on July 14, 2018. The event supports local charities including Convoy of Hope, Cars for the Cause, The Arc of Sedgwick County and the Starkey Foundation. The reach of these organizations extends to meet the needs of the more…

Here’s what you need to know about R-1234yf

Read time: 3 minutes How do you stay cool in this summer heat? Many Midwestern gearheads, like me, live for the outdoors, especially during the summer. It allows us to work and play with our piston-powered vehicles. Everything goes well until I hit that first 90-plus-degree day, switch the A/C on, and get a blast more…

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9 things you should know about engine sludge

Oil sludge is a murderous foe that looks a lot like a burned marshmallow. If you love toasted marshmallows but don’t have the patience to toast them (or if, like me, you like them burned), you’re probably familiar with the black, bubbly surface that develops once the marshmallow is on fire. Blow it out, let more…

Does your mechanic trust you?

I’m a liar. At least, sometimes. I just went to the dentist and as far as she’s concerned, I floss day and night and brush vigorously, but not too vigorously (a healthy amount of vigor). As I’m lying in the dentist chair, it occured to me that I lie to my doctor too. She thinks more…

BG announces partnership with extra Rewards

WICHITA, Kan. – Tuesday, June 19, 2018 – BG Products announces its recent partnership as part of the extra Online Loyalty Program. As the only preventive maintenance company participating in this Program, BG is pleased to offer this premier opportunity to its customers. In joining brands such as Bosch Automotive Parts and Castrol Lubricants and more…

BG Guide for Summer Powersports

by Clinton J. Meyer Technical Service Representative ACS Certified in Chemistry and Biochemistry Summer is here! Time to get out and ride those motorcycles, quads and jet skis. You’ve waited all winter for the adventure to begin. The only thing between you and freedom is a quick tune-up to de-winterize your ride. Follow my guide more…

Do you give your customers a reason to be loyal?

The other day I drove-thru a sandwich shop for dinner with my kids. We call this time of the day “sandwich-hour.” We are a sandwich-loving family. In classic kid fashion, my kids ordered the sandwiches that come with no veggies or dressing. I asked if the sandwich craftsman would add mayo to the sandwiches. Sometimes I more…

Fuel service: Are you taking care of your customers?

A history of the fuel induction service A fuel induction service removes the deposits that build up inside the air intake system of an engine. This service has been around for a long time, dating back to the days of carbureted engines, when carbon would build up on top of the pistons and cause drivability more…

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