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What is Part Smart?

Part Smart provides strategically designed training modules covering vehicle system design specifications, real-world diagnostic procedures, installation tips, and product know-how intended to improve technical knowledge and hands-on skills. Led by ASE Certified Part Smart technicians; courses include vehicle starting and charging systems, braking, hubs, and turbos. Part Smart helps today's techs prepare for tomorrow's automotive service landscape.

Available online, on the phone, or in-person, Part Smart provides technical instruction, product information, and after-sale support geared to deliver the skills, knowledge, and training automotive repair professionals demand.

Part Smart Tech Sheets & Installation Best Practices

MPA’s Part Smart Tech Sheets address the challenges faced by automotive repair technicians. With application-specific installation, diagnostic, and product information, Part Smart Tech Sheets help installers stay current with the latest installation, diagnostic, and product information.

Vehicle part installations can be tricky. That's why MPA created the Installation Best Practices series to provide you with a quick, straightforward guide to follow that will help you complete a clean install. This new series covers Brake Boosters, Starters & Alternators, Wheel Hubs, Calipers, Master Cylinders, and Turbos. Each one-page guide will walk you through what to expect and things to look out for, as well as a few tips and tricks for completing part-specific installs.

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Technical Videos

MPA’s Part Smart Technical Video Library includes application-specific installation, diagnostic, and product information at your fingertips.

Innovative video production and animation techniques help users grasp complicated installation processes.

Whether you’re learning something new or just need a refresher on techniques you’re already familiar with, Part Smart technical videos are a great resource!

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