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Clean, Cold Power
January 1, 2000 by Auto Service World

The AEM Cold Air Induction System not only adds performance, it showcases what performance engineering can do in terms of maintaining emissions levels, too. Even though we in Canada aren’t under the California emissions regulations, it’s nonetheless notable that the

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Severe Duty Disk Brake Pads
January 1, 2000 by Auto Service World

Metalazer FLT Severe Duty Fleet Disc Brake Pads from Satisfied Brake feature the Gridlok technology patented by the company. The pads are ideal for the performance needs of taxis, police cruisers, delivery vehicles, couriers, etc. The Gridlok technology, which locks

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Gauge Line Gets Glowing Review
January 1, 2000 by Auto Service World

The Auto Meter Lunar Series gives a fresh look to high tech gauges. During the day, the Lunar series looks like the traditional Auto Meter Ultra-Lite series with silver dial and fluorescent red pointer. At night, the electro-luminescent dial lights

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Handheld Everything Tool
January 1, 2000 by Auto Service World

Genisys from OTC promises to combine the functions of diagnostics, scan tools, gas, scope and meters in one unit. Features include bi-directional communications with shop PCs and components, adherence to Passport standards, and a host of modules and upgrades in

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New Horizons in Repair
January 1, 2000 by Auto Service World

Looking down the road into the near future, the SmartDART system has the potential to change the way technicians conduct repairs. The system comprises a wearable, voice-activated computer that uses an innovative diagnostic process to troubleshoot and guide repairs. The

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Great Balls of Fire!
January 1, 2000 by Auto Service World

The Crane FireBall HI-6TRC kit and the FireBall HI-6DI2 are some high tech ignition enhancements that are bound to attract some attention. The HI-6TRC kit (Part Number 6000-6466) includes FireBall HI-6R ignition, the most powerful, fully-digital, capacitive discharge, multi-spark ignition

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A/C Dye Injection System
January 1, 2000 by Auto Service World

The Tracerline model TP-3822 Tracer-Charge system adds fluorescent dyes into automotive air conditioning systems with a single charge. This simplifies the whole dye injection process. There’s nothing to measure, pour or spill, and each aerosol can of Fluor-Lite/P fluorescent dye

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SAME STUFF, DIFFERENT YEAR
January 1, 2000 by Andrew Ross, Editor

On the same day as various dignitaries gathered in Montreal to officially launch the run-up to the Canadian International Automotive Show this April–a point of unity for the Canadian automotive aftermarket which comes but once every two years– another set

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Web Watch is a brief monthly explanation and description of web sites worth looking at for auto service professionals.
January 1, 2000 by Susan Iorfida

ADMS, Inc. is a network dedicated to professional automotive technicians. Visiting this web site allows users to participate in technical discussion groups, shopping networks, classified ads, free bus…

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Electrical Troubleshooting Tips
January 1, 2000 by CARS Magazine

No startPossible Corrosion at starter solenoidThis affects Ford Taurus 1992-95 Thunderbird 1992-95 Windstar 1995 Lincoln Continental 1992-94 Mercury Cougar 1992-95 Mercury Sable 1992-95Ford sugg…

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A Sharp Focus On Key Issues
January 1, 2000 by Gary Kenez

It’s a safe bet that despite all the doomsday prognostications, the vast majority of us have made it safely to the fresh New Year 2000.At SSGM, we have prepared a series of bright, new editorial featu…

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8-in-1 Box Wrench
January 1, 2000 by Auto Service World

Stride Tool introduces the Rotowrench 8-in-1 Prostyle Box Wrench, featuring the eight most common wrench sizes in one slim-profile tool. SAE/Imperial model 10S fits nuts and bolts from 5/16″ to 3/4″, and Metric model 10SM fits sizes from 8mm to