What Is VVT? An Overview And What Sets Standard’s VVT Solenoid Apart

VVT Solenoid from Standard What Is VVT? VVT stands for Variable Valve Timing, which is the system that regulates how long the engine’s different valves are open depending on the engine’s needs at the time. One way to think of this is going from an on-off light switch to an adjustable dimmer. VVT [...]

January 7th, 2019|

Bosch Premium Wideband A/F Oxygen (O2) Sensors

  Bosch invented the oxygen sensor in 1976 and has been improving them ever since. Today, Bosch has produced over a billion oxygen sensors, significantly increasing fuel efficiency while greatly decreasing CO2 emissions. Bosch Premium Wideband Oxygen Sensors measure the oxygen levels in the exhaust. They have a fine-tuned sensing element to precisely ensure the [...]

December 13th, 2018|

Bosch Premium Oxygen (O2) Sensors

Bosch invented the oxygen sensor, so they are experts in this part category. These thimble and planar switching sensors are designed and tested to meet or exceed OE specifications. The Bosch Premium Oxygen Sensors feature a double laser-welded stainless steel body, seared protection tube, pre-coated threads with anti-seize compound, and ‘True Direct-Fit’ OE connectors and [...]

December 13th, 2018|

DENSO OE-Quality Oxygen Sensors. Save now at Arch Auto Parts.

When it comes to sensors, an accurate reading is the number one objective. Check out the benefits of DENSO sensors, and see here which sensor is right for your vehicle: If you don't see your vehicle, or have any questions, call into Arch Auto Parts and one of our expert countermen will help you. Arch [...]

December 5th, 2018|

New MAF Sensors – Features And Benefits Of SMP MAF Sensors

Mass air flow sensors (MAF) measure the amount of air entering the engine. It then must communicate with the Engine Control Module (ECM). The new MAF sensors from the SMP brands Standard® and Intermotor® are industry leading. They have over 150 new, never remanufactured, MAF sensors providing more than 90% coverage for all domestic and [...]

December 4th, 2018|

DENSO and IBIDEN – More Technologically Advanced Exhaust Systems On The Way

As regulations on emissions get more strict, internal combustion engines, including gasoline, diesel, hybrid, and plug-in hybrid engines - and exhaust systems - must be more efficient. DENSO and IBIDEN are working to stay ahead of this trend by working together to develop technologically advanced exhaust systems. The plan is combining the expertise of IBIDEN [...]

May 30th, 2017|

Why Do Catalytic Converters Fail?

Before You Ruin Another Catalytic Converter   Catalytic converters turn harmful pollutants into more environmentally friendly gases and frequently outlive their warranties. So, why do catalytic converters fail? Put simply, it usually isn’t their fault. If catalytic converters fail early, it is likely a symptom of another problem. The tricky part is diagnosing what that [...]

May 21st, 2017|

Make Your Ford or GM Pickup Truck Happy – Standard Is Back At It Again With New Diesel Parts

Standard has announced new diesel parts such as brand new diesel fuel injectors for Ford and GM pickup trucks. Drive your truck into your local Arch Auto Parts today to pickup the Right Parts. Right Now.  

May 16th, 2017|

Save Up To $100 on AP Exhaust Catalytic Converters

May 2nd, 2017|

How well do you know FUEL SYSTEMS?

Test your knowledge - and learn something new - about Fuel Systems with this Review Quiz for ASE-certified mechanics, as featured in Counterman magazine. An Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification lets repair shop customers know they are working with an expert in automotive service and repair. Counterman magazine recently featured review quizzes with a few of [...]

November 9th, 2016|
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