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New Corporate Partnership with Castrol

SACRAMENTO – The Automotive Service Councils of California is proud to announce its most recent corporate partnership with Castrol, an innovative company that markets high-performance engine oils and business-building programs directly to independent workshop owners.   

Recognized as the world's leading provider of lubricant solutions, Castrol, which develops its technologies at five locations around the globe, produces brands that include:     

Education, Collision, VSP Registry, J2534, HD Discussions at NASTF Spring 2017 General Meeting

New Orleans, LA (April 24, 2017) – The Spring 2017 General Meeting for the National Automotive Service Task Force (NASTF) on Monday, April 24 in New Orleans hosted discussions on a wide range of industry issues involving eleven presenters and several questions from the OEM and independent audience.

Vision Accomplished! NASTF reaffirms mission and commits to a vision for the future

DENVER (April 3, 2017) — Remaining relevant in an ever-changing automotive industry is no easy challenge. Seventeen years ago, the National Automotive Service Task Force (NASTF) began as a voluntary, but loose, collaboration between automakers and the aftermarket. NASTF first crafted its mission statement at that time, and when the organization incorporated eleven years ago, it revisited and formalized its mission.

Lead-Acid Battery Fees Effective April 1, 2017

ASCCA has previously reported on the new lead-acid battery fee collection requirement effective April 1, 2017.  You can read the full notice of the fee requirement at https://www.boe.ca.gov/pdf/l489.pdf.