Top 4 Questions about Brake Vibration

By Cody Lyons, Technical Service Manager A vibrating brake pedal is a common concern, and it’s never a good idea to ignore this issue. Your brakes are the most important safety feature on your vehicle and maintenance is needed to keep them operating properly.  I recommend taking your vehicle to a BG Shop to be more…

5 Common Causes of Engine Overheating

There are many factors beyond external temperature that can contribute to the risk of your car overheating. Most of these are preventable if you know what to look for. Before you hit the road for a summer road trip, give your car a complete checkup. Here are five of the most common causes of overheating.

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…

221,797 Miles Traveled with the Help of BG MOA®

By Mary Augustine, BG Customer Retention Manager Read time: 5 mins William Hagge, of Princeton, Iowa, drives a 2015 Ford F150 which has had 54 BG MOA Engine Services done over the course of 221,797 miles! Mr. Hagge has his truck serviced at a Ford dealership in nearby Davenport. We recently interviewed Mr. Hagge to more…

Top 5 Googled Questions About Brakes

Summer is driving season. It’s a time for family road trips, driving back roads with the windows down, or even getting out the date-night convertible. Unfortunately, this extra driving combined with hot summer days can take a toll on your brakes. Especially if you’ve neglected your vehicle’s brake system. Many people take their brakes for 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…

Has the Pandemic kept your car parked?

By Tom Probus, BG Automotive Research Specialist  When Coronavirus restrictions were announced, many people reduced driving to essential errands and abandoned their work commute. This inactivity didn’t do your car any favors, especially if you put off regular maintenance.  Cars need regular driving and maintenance to stay in peak condition. Here are 7 things to more…

10 driving tips to stay safe on the road

Driving is the primary form of transportation for most Americans. We rely on our cars to commute to work, school, church, and run errands. In 2020, there were more than 231,652,000 licensed drivers in the United States. With so many people on the road, it is more important than ever for drivers to be aware more…