“After 5,000 miles I had no shifting issues at all”

At around 140,000 miles my ’96 Bronco, with 5 speed manual transmission was developing shifting issues that I felt meant I was going to have to have it overhauled. From stopped in neutral it would not want to go into 1st gear, if I put into 3rd then it would slide right into 1st. Eventually more…

“Never seen anything as good as BG in protecting engines”

I use a 3 part BG plan on my Vauxhall Vectra, 109 – 244 – DOC every 15,000 miles and she has now clocked up just over 299,000 miles with only minor issues not covered by these products. Alternator pulley failed last year and front and rear Exhaust have been replaced (not the DPF). Big more…

New dual service power steering and transmission fluid exchange machine

WICHITA, Kan.–July 6, 2015 – BG Products, Inc., introduces a new Performance Exchange machine: The BG PXT®2. Used by an automotive professional, the BG PXT®2 performs two major BG maintenance services—the BG Transmission Service and the BG Power Steering Service—plus a simple drain-and-fill. The BG PXT®2 features: Adjustable fluid metering control Weight scale balanced metering Upgraded quick-touch screen more…

New technologies need BG

CAFE (Corporate Average Fuel Economy) standards will save new 2016 car buyers $4,000 in gas over the lifetime of the vehicle, say government analysts. In 2011, the Obama administration and vehicle manufacturers (OEMs) agreed on a CAFE fleet mandate of 54.5 MPG by 2025, OEMs must innovate to achieve the ever-growing number of miles a more…

BG Products, Inc., introduces new iOS app for service advisors

WICHITA, Kan. – June 9, 2015 – BG Products, Inc., introduces BG Advisor™, it’s first native iOS app. Developed specifically for automotive service advisors, BG Advisor™ is a quick guide to BG’s products, equipment, services and programs. Benefits of BG Advisor™: – Detailed descriptions of all BG products and equipment sorted by vehicle system – more…

BG advisor iPhone app
New BG solution to prevent DPF and emissions system failures

WICHITA, Kan.–May 12, 2015 –BG Products, Inc., introduces the new BG DPF & Emissions System Restoration Service designed to clean and improve the smart exhaust system of modern diesel engines, including the Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF). The first of its kind, it allows technicians to not only command DPF regeneration, but to control it for more…

Lab Q&A: Should I leave BG EPR® in the engine?

Question: Can I leave BG EPR® in my engine until my next oil change? Answer: No. BG EPR® Engine Performance Restoration,® PN 109, reduces oil contamination by fuel and minimizes oil evaporation into the air intake, which is a common problem in gasoline direct injection engines. This results in more miles per tank and decreased more…

The Dieselization of America!

If you read this article, you learned about a few new technologies in the automotive arena. One such technology, gasoline direct injection (GDI), has become increasingly popular in recent years. In 2014, GDI vehicles held a 38 percent market share in the light duty passenger car market. The American GDI market will continue to grow more…

BG adds five new benefits to roadside assistance program

WICHITA, Kan.– February 3, 2015 – BG Products, Inc., introduces BG On The Road® roadside assistance with five new benefits and a longer coverage period for BG customers. BG On The Road® now offers all of the following benefits. Services provided: • Towing • Jump Start • Tire Change • Lock-Out Service • Trip Routing Service NEW • Repair more…

On The Road®