Shop-owning Congressperson says ‘technician lifecycle’ is impacted by REPAIR Act.
The REPAIR Act will now go before the full House Energy and Commerce Committee for consideration.
The Auto Care Association is offering six ways for you to take action during Right to Repair Awareness Month.
Final judgement on the lawsuit filed by the Alliance for Automotive Innovation is expected no later than April 15, 2022.
Right to Repair promises unprecedented access to vehicle data, but that may not mean what you or your customers think it does. Joe Register, VP of Emerging Technology with the AutoCare Association, tells ShopOwner editor Doug Kaufman accessing the data stream and interpreting the information contained within are only some of the challenges facing the
Associations will draft federal legislation providing a long-term national solution protecting aftermarket access to vehicle repair and maintenance data.
Passage preserves vehicle owners’ right to have access to and control of their vehicle’s mechanical data.
The Legislature now has until May 15 to determine whether to pass the bill.
According to a report in the Daily Hampshire Gazette, supporters of the initiative petition say it would “update” a state law that requires car manufacturers to share diagnostic and repair information with vehicle owners and independent repair shops.