(Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) --Southfield, Michigan, October 22, 2015. October is National Fall Car Care Awareness Month, and Federal-Mogul Motorparts wants to help educate consumers about the importance of regular vehicle maintenance. On Saturday, October 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. PDT, the Garage Gurus(TM) at Motorparts' Van Nuys, Calif., Technical Support Center will be on-site for a car care awareness event, including free multi-point light vehicle inspections. The TSC is located at 15039 Raymer Street, Van Nuys, and will be open to the general public for the event.
Federal-Mogul Motorparts' ASE-certified technicians will perform complimentary maintenance inspections on wipers, lighting, fluid, tires, and many other vehicle parts. Inspections will be available on a first-come, first-served basis and conducted using the vehicle check-up form provided by the Auto Care Association.
"Our Garage Gurus provide ongoing training and technical support to vehicle repair specialists in Van Nuys and the surrounding area," said Jesse Rebolledo, TSC Manager, Federal-Mogul Motorparts. "By offering free vehicle inspections to residents of our local community, we want to put a spotlight on the importance of regular vehicle maintenance and the role of the skilled vehicle repair specialist in helping to maintain proper vehicle safety, reliability and performance."
Attendees will receive a vehicle inspection checklist that they can take to the vehicle repair specialist of their choice to address any areas of concern. In addition to the free inspections, refreshments will be provided.
Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation is a leading global supplier of products and services to the world's manufacturers and servicers of vehicles and equipment in the automotive, light, medium and heavy-duty commercial, marine, rail, aerospace, power generation and industrial markets. The company's products and services enable improved fuel economy, reduced emissions and enhanced vehicle safety.
Federal-Mogul operates two independent business divisions, each with a chief executive officer reporting to Federal-Mogul's Board of Directors.
Federal-Mogul Motorparts sells and distributes a broad portfolio of products through more than 20 of the world's most recognized brands in the global vehicle aftermarket, while also serving original equipment vehicle manufacturers with products including braking, chassis, wipers and other vehicle components. The company's aftermarket brands include ANCO® wiper blades; Champion® spark plugs, wipers and filters; AE®, Fel-Pro®, FP Diesel®, Goetze®, Glyco®, Nüral®, Payen® and Sealed Power® engine products; MOOG® steering and suspension parts; and Ferodo®, Jurid® and Wagner® brake products.
Federal-Mogul Powertrain designs and manufactures original equipment powertrain components and systems protection products for automotive, heavy-duty, industrial and transport applications.
Federal-Mogul was founded in Detroit in 1899 and maintains its worldwide headquarters in Southfield, Michigan. The company employs nearly 50,000 in 34 countries. For more information, please visit www.federalmogul.com.
About Garage Gurus
Federal-Mogul Motorparts' Garage Gurus are a go-to source for the vehicle training, technology and answers repair specialists need to keep the next job on track. Onsite, online or on-demand, Garage Gurus help keep technicians' business and their careers on the road to success.
About Auto Care Association
The Auto Care Association is the voice of the $300 billion plus auto care industry providing advocacy, educational, networking, technology, market intelligence and communications resources to serve the collective interests of its members.
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