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|

More Power From Same Engine – Standard® Diesel Turbocharger

Why Should I Get A Turbocharger? A turbocharger allows you to get more power out of the same engine. Powered by the engine’s exhaust, turbochargers force more air (including oxygen) into the cylinders. This increase in air consequently allows for fuel to burn more quickly which increases power. These are great if you want the [...]

January 4th, 2019|

Arch Auto Parts Celebrates 40th Anniversary With Billboard In Times Square

New Year’s Eve ad in Times Square will introduce millions to Arch Auto Parts. Multi-story billboard features Arch Auto Parts’ ‘50,000+ OE-Quality Parts & Low Prices. NY-Fast!’ message and Bosch and Denso winter-themed video ads. Arch Auto Parts is celebrating 40 years in business with a video billboard ad in Times Square. Throughout the holidays, including the famous New Year’s Eve celebration, millions of people in New York City are seeing the ad and discovering that locally-owned Arch Auto Parts stores in Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island provide ‘50,000+ OE-quality parts and low prices. NY-Fast!™’  […]

December 18th, 2018|

What Are TPMS Sensors? How Do I Know My TPMS Is Malfunctioning?

Click for full PDF from Standard What Does A TPMS Sensor Do? A Tire Pressure Monitoring System is a safety device that measures, identifies and warns the driver when one or more tires is significantly under-inflated. Each sensor transmits temperature, air pressure, battery state and sensor location to the vehicle’s computer. Where Are These Sensors [...]

December 4th, 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|

Arch Auto Parts Recognized In Counterman | Renovations At 181-06 Jamaica Ave. Getting Noticed

Counterman magazine included a full page article about Arch Auto Parts in its latest edition! You can view a digital version of the magazine, including this article. The industry is seeing the growth taking place at Arch Auto Parts, including the major renovations at 181-06 Jamaica Ave. Hollis, NY and also the continued exceptional service at [...]

December 3rd, 2018|

What Is A Heater Core? How Do I Know If My Heater Core Is Bad?

What Is A Heater Core? A heater core is essentially a mini radiator used to heat the cabin of the vehicle, and is typically located just behind the dashboard. See our diagram for a better look at what a heater core does and how it's connected to the rest of the heating and cooling system. [...]

November 15th, 2018|

Arch Auto Parts Opens 13th Store in Brooklyn; Extends Network of Trusted NY Stores for Highest Quality Car & Truck Parts at Lowest Prices

Arch Auto Parts opens 13th store location at 1764 Eastern Pkwy Brooklyn, NY 11233, attributing continuing growth to strong relationships of trust with professional mechanics and local DIY auto part experts in the community. Because it is locally owned and operated, Arch Auto Parts is able to adapt, thrive, and continue to grow in the culturally distinct neighborhoods across Queens, Brooklyn, and Nassau County. […]

October 25th, 2018|

Rain, Sleet, Snow – Winter Is Around The Corner | A Reminder To Replace Windshield Wiper Blades

Do I Need to Replace Windshield Wiper Blades? A little preparation can save you from a potentially dangerous situation. Wiper blades should be replaced every six months, but how are you supposed to remember that? If you remember a dentist visit and your wedding anniversary you’re doing well; If you remember biannually to replace windshield [...]

October 23rd, 2018|

Grand Opening Sale! New Arch Auto Parts |1764 Eastern Pkwy Brooklyn, NY

The 13th Arch Auto Parts store is opening at 1764 Eastern Pkwy in Brooklyn on 10/20/18, and we're celebrating with a sale! Check out these deals and how to receive a free long sleeve T-shirt! PDF Version of Flyer Come Visit The Newest Arch Auto Parts! Come visit this new Arch Auto Parts at 1764 [...]

October 20th, 2018|
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