As ADAS becomes more prevalent, it won’t just be collision shops working on those components. The work of aftermarket modifiers to change vehicles while maintaining ADAS specs offers insight into how these systems are calibrated.
Ben Cruz, director of the Center for Advanced Automotive Technology at Macomb Community College, describes how the slower mechanical changes in vehicles of the past are now rapid electronic changes that have the same big impact.
A representative from RoboSense, a developer of LiDAR vehicle systems, talks to ADAPT about how the technology is evolving, as well as how autonomous vehicles have already been assisting in social distancing guidelines.
Onboard diagnostics systems, such as oil life monitors, are directing drivers to go to the dealership for service. The Automotive Oil Change Association argues that it's worded as a demand rather than a recommendation.