Stefanie Von Rueden

Assistant Editor - Vehicle Repair Group
Phone: 920-563-1602

Stefanie Von Rueden is assistant editor for the Vehicle Repair Group.

Von Rueden’s background includes professional writing and publishing. Previously, she worked in the Continuing Education department at UW-Whitewater. She has covered the vehicle maintenance and automotive aftermarket since 2016.

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Grinders, blasters and sanders are designed for preparing surfaces for welding, painting or other surface sensitive applications.

A crash course on collision repair tools

Oct. 5, 2018
Collision repair shops offer a significant revenue opportunity, and may be interested in more than just specialty products.
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Top 10 Tools: Stacey David, GearZ TV

Aug. 10, 2018
This customization and restoration expert shares his top 10 tools.
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Tool Review: SP Air Reversible Flex Head Cut-Off Tool

June 15, 2018
The reviewer appreciated the pivoting head and reverse feature on this tool.
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The equipment and training needed to complete refinishing in-house can be cost inhibitive for smaller fleets.

A primer on truck paints and graphics

May 11, 2018
Proper vehicle finish helps prevent corrosion and promote positive brand image.