Lab Q&A: Continuously Variable Transmissions

Question: Why do we need a new CVT Conditioner if BG’s CVT Fluid offers unsurpassed wear protection? Answer: BG Universal Synthetic CVT Fluid, PN 318, is designed for use in only belt-driven CVTs. These CVTs exhibit modest thermal stress and require good surface-to-surface metal protection. CVT units produced by GM, Chrysler, Nissan, Mercedes Benz, Subaru, Lexus, more…

BG Products, Inc., appoints new president

WICHITA, Kan. – March 2, 2010— The BG Products, Inc., Board of Directors appoints Michigan distributor Darin Greseth as new president, effective April 2010. Greseth brings the experience, sensibility and perspective from the field. In 1984, Greseth began his career as BG sales rep in Denver. Three years later, he moved to Georgia to be more…

“I highly recommend the BG Diesel Induction Service”

I, Charles, owner and Vice President of Sam Scism Form Lincoln Mercury have been successfully using the BG diesel induction/EGR cleaning service for four months with amazing results. Many newer 6.0L trucks and vans, still under factory warranty, arrived at our dealership with an extreme lack of power, poor fuel economy and injector failure. Under more…

BG Products gets an EcoBoost

BG is the proud owner of a brand new 2010 3.5L Ford Taurus SHO with an EcoBoost™ engine! The newest member of the BG family is slated for arrival in late August. BG is one of the first [consumers] in the nation to receive the North American production twin-turbocharged direct injection V6 engine! Why buy a more…

What you need to know about ethanol

Does the use of ethanol reduce fuel economy relative to conventional gasoline? Yes. The consumption of fuel relative to miles/kilometers traveled is directly related to the energy content. Conventional gasoline has an average energy content of 114,000 BTU/gallon. But, energy content of conventional gasoline can vary up to 7 percent from one fill up to the more…

“Lifetime BG Protection Plan® delivers!”

It seems the BG warranty really does pay off for customers who continue to do their required services. We had two claims approved for total repair by the BG warranty claims adjuster in the past two weeks. Their was no hassle with BG. We called in the claim sent in all the customer’s paperwork to more…

Lab Q&A: “Synthetic” Products

Question: What makes a product “synthetic”? Answer: Synthetic is derived from the word synthesize, referring to a process that involves taking a set of raw materials and making a finished good. Typically, the process includes a series of chemical or manufacturing steps that produce a chemical compound with planned and predictable properties. These processes usually more…

“Diesel Induction Service works!”

To Whom It May Concern: I am writing to let you know that we, at Suncoast Ford endorse the use of BG’s Diesel Induction Service. Since we’ve started using the product, we’ve seen dramatic improvement on our 6.0 liters. We seem to have less issues with injector problems and EGR problems. As long as BG more…

“BG Protection Plan keeps customers for life!”

Recently, a customer came in with a failed rear differential. I called to submit a claim and within approximately 15-20 minutes I received authorization to perform the repair, which ended up being 100 percent covered through the BG Protection Plan because he’d had a complete driveline service performed 3,000 miles ago. Communication was open throughout more…

Diesel emissions technologies

According to the EPA, “more than 11 million diesel engines in operation today do not meet EPA’s new clean diesel standards, yet these engines can continue to operate for 20 to 30 years” (www.epa.gov/cleandiesel). Environmental reform is one of the most important issues facing the country today. Smelly fleets The EPA developed the National Clean more…