How Automotive Gas Struts Work

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Gas struts, also known as lift supports or lift struts, are essential parts of our cars, trucks, boats, and more. We rely on them almost daily to easily open and close the vehicle’s hood, trunk, or tailgate. However, gas strut applications go beyond just autos — you can also find … Read more

CARSTAR Raises $230,000 in Fight Against Cystic Fibrosis

The Annual CARSTAR North American Conference concludes with record funds raised. CARSTAR franchise partners, vendors and insurance leaders from both the U.S. and Canada came together this week at the annual North American conference and raised an astonishing $230,000 for cystic fibrosis research, care and advocacy. Throughout the Momentum 2018 … Read more

What You Must Know About Catalytic Converters

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Just about every vehicle sold in the United States must come equipped with a catalytic converter, a device which helps to convert noxious and polluting gases into low emissions carbon dioxide and water. Though the widespread use of catalytic converters has done a wonderful job in cutting down on air … Read more