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Some owners of 2006-2012 Chevy Corvette Z06 or 2009-2012 ZR1 models may comment on a rattle or tapping noise from under the hood.

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Ford Truck CAT Sensor

Some 2010 Ford F-150 trucks equipped with a 4.6L or 5.4L engine, 2011-2012 F-150 equipped with a 5.0L engine, F-Super Duty equipped with a 5.4, 6.2 or 6.8L engine, and built on or before 4/1/2012 may exhibit DTC P2270 or P2272 (catalyst monitor sensor bank 1 or 2).

<p>Dorman&rsquo;s OE Fix Guide tells the stories behind dozens of OE Fix products.</p> Dorman Releases New OE Fix Guide

Dorman Products Inc.’s OE Fix Guide tells the stories behind dozens of OE Fix products, showing how the company's engineers diagnosed failure points in original designs, and found ways to simplify replacement or make upgrades to increase performance and reliability.

Reflash the Ram

This bulletin applies to a range of Dodge Ram 4x4 trucks equipped with an electronic transfer case and built before Jan. 6, 2012, where the “Service 4WD” light is illuminated and the DTCM requires reprogramming.

Mahle Moves Into Wireless Charging

Mahle GmbH has acquired a license package from WiTricity for its magnetic resonance technology. With this move, the technology group can work toward becoming a supplier of wireless charging technology for electric vehicles.

Jeep MAP Sensor DTC

This bulletin applies to 2012 Jeep Wrangler vehicles equipped with a 3.6L engine. The MIL may be on, with DTC P0108 (manifold absolute pressure sensor circuit high) set active or stored.

<p>Jim Thomas has been promoted to customer support manager at KYB Americas.</p> KYB Adds to Customer Support Department

KYB Americas Corp. has made two appointments to its expanding Customer Support Department in Greenwood, Ind. Jim Thomas has been promoted to customer support manager and Jessica Young has been named a customer support representative.

<p>Inspect the C146 connector for signs of pin damage.</p> Navigating the Connector

Some 2012 Lincoln Navigator vehicles built on or before 11/31/2011 may exhibit an illuminated MIL with DTCs P0135 and P0155. In addition, P0030, P0050, P0053, P0059, P0141 or P0161 may be present.

Tenneco Spin-Off Company to be Called DriV Incorporated

DRiV Incorporated is the name of the future publicly traded aftermarket and ride performance company that will launch in the second half of this year, following Tenneco Inc.’s separation into two independent companies, Tenneco has announced.

Federated Refreshes Free Fuel Fridays

One of Federated Auto Parts’ most popular Facebook promotions, Free Fuel Fridays, is back. Every Friday through April 5, Federated will announce four winners of free gift cards on each of its Federated Auto Parts and Federated Car Care Facebook pages. 

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<p>Arnott says the remanufactured front air struts for 2012-18 Audi A6/A7 and 2013-19 Audi S6/S7 provide OE auto leveling and active damping functionality.</p>
Arnott Introduces Remanufactured Front OE Air Struts for Audi Applications
<p>Hunter says new Push Reports generates custom, easy-to-understand reports on inspection equipment and shop performance which can be "pushed" via text or email to shop managers and owners.</p>
Hunter Releases Reporting Tool for Inspection Equipment
<p>APC Automotive Technologies&rsquo; Diesel and Brake Program features a full line of AP Emissions medium and heavy-duty emissions replacement parts<strong>, </strong>DuraFit heavy-duty replacement DPFs and DOCs and Centric Parts aftermarket brake system parts.</p>
APC Automotive Technologies Expands Commercial Vehicle Program
<p>Atlas Automotive Equipment says the new TreadReader scan tool requires just a few seconds to run over all four tires for instant upload to a smart phone or tablet via the TreadReader app.</p>
Atlas Automotive Equipment Unveils TreadReader Tire Scanner
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