Category: Auto Repair

ASA Announces ‘Magical’ Destination for 2018 Annual Meeting

July 25th, 2017 by

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS, July 10, 2017 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA) is thrilled to announce the location of our 2018 Annual Business Meeting & Conference. To support the board of directors’ and staff’s desire to re-establish this event as a can’t-miss opportunity for members and their families, next year’s Annual Business Meeting &

ASA-CT’s 2017 Golf Outing Benefits Volunteer Firefighters

July 25th, 2017 by

On Friday, June 2, ASA-CT held its 7th Annual Golf Outing at the Lyman Orchards Golf Club in Middlefield, CT. The event attracted over 70 attendees, and proceeds benefitted the Wallingford Volunteer Fire Department’s Explorer’s Program. ASA-CT Executive Director Lisa Siembab states, “Based on the generosity of our golfers and sponsors, we raised $6000 for

ASA-Massachusetts/Rhode Island is ASA’s Newest Affiliate

July 25th, 2017 by

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas, July 17, 2017 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA) is excited to announce a new affiliate to its organization: ASA-Massachusetts/Rhode Island (ASA-MA/RI). The Affiliate’s executive director will be Stephen Regan. Regan has been involved in the collision and mechanical repair community since 1999. He has an impressive record of working in

I-CAR and ASE Announce Collaborations that Align and Build on Training, Curriculum, and Certification

August 15th, 2016 by

ANAHEIM, Calif. – August 10, 2016 – I-CAR®, the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair and ASE, the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence announced a collaboration that align and build on I-CAR’s training and curriculum plus ASE’s testing and certification program. I-CAR and ASE have been working for more than a year and a

ASA to Host Webinar on U.S. DOL Overtime Rule

June 8th, 2016 by

Webinar to Explain Implications for Mechanical and Collision Shops WASHINGTON, D.C., June 3, 2016 – Mark your calendar: On June 15, the Automotive Service Association (ASA) will hold a webinar on the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Overtime Rule. The rule updates the regulations governing which executive, administrative and professional employees are entitled to the

Automotive Service Association of Connecticut Hosts Golf Outing to Benefit Military Support Organization

June 6th, 2016 by

Middlefield, CT — Over 90 Golfers recently attended The Automotive Service Association of Connecticut’s sixth annual golf outing at the Lyman Orchards Golf Club in Middlefield CT, where monies were raised to donate to various veteran’s organization in Connecticut. “ASA – CT’s annual golf outing raises funds each year to give to local charities within

ASA CT Fender Bender Feature

March 24th, 2016 by

March 11, 2016—The Connecticut Joint Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding held a hearing Wednesday on Senate Bill 335, which would eliminate the sales and use tax on goods used exclusively in a business process. The bill is specifically correcting a 1999 Department of Revenue Services ruling that has allowed taxation on paint and materials

ASA Holds Press Conference on New OE Information Resource

February 29th, 2016 by

Go to WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 18, 2016 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA), in conjunction with the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, has launched a new information resource for automotive repairers. The ASA Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Resource website will serve as a consolidated hub for manufacturer-specific scan tool information, calibration and reprogramming updates; training