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Product Tools & Equipment

ADAS Calibration
January 28, 2020 by Allan Janssen

New vehicles are coming equipped with more and more ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) features. While these drivers’ aids or safety systems provide many benefits to vehicle owners, they present many challenges to shops servicing these vehicles unless they have

Product Tools & Equipment

Crankshaft and cam tools
January 27, 2020 by Allan Janssen

OTC has announced the addition of new specialty crankshaft and cam tools to its product lineup for Detroit Diesel engines. OTC tools are designed to improve a technician’s effort and efficiency in the shop and help keep heavy-duty fleet vehicles

Product Chassis and Suspension

Coil springs and lift supports
January 26, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Lesjöfors announces the addition of over 500 new coil spring and lift support part numbers for domestic and import vehicles to its North American inventory. Jim Markle, Lesjöfors VP of sales and marketing, said: “We are pleased to add this

Product Visibility

Universal rear beam blade
January 25, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Trico Products Corporation has introduced what it is calling the industry’s first complete line of universal rear wiper blades to fit both beam and integral wiper arms. Trico Rear wiper blades are available in 8- to 16-inch lengths. “As the

Product Brakes, Steering & Suspension

Electronic Power Steering
January 24, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Cardone Industries has expanded its remanufactured electronic power steering (EPS) product coverage to meet and exceed market demand as the transition from hydraulic power steering to EPS becomes the norm. “With the increase of EPS systems in new vehicles over

Product Shop EquipmentTools & Equipment

ADAS calibration
January 23, 2020 by Allan Janssen

The new John Bean EZ-ADAS system is billed as the perfect solution for shops to expand their business by servicing ADAS-equipped vehicles. The system features a unique centerline setup process that is highly accurate and easy to operate, including all

Product Climate Control

Refrigerant Identifier
January 22, 2020 by Allan Janssen

  Robinair has introduced a dual mode tracer gas leak detector (LD9-TG) designed to help AC technicians locate the source of a system leak and ensure that the leak detector is always at optimal performance. Certified to the SAE J2912

Product Brakes, Steering & Suspension

Brake Vacuum Pumps
January 22, 2020 by Allan Janssen

CRP Automotive now offers Rein Automotive Brake Vacuum Pumps for popular Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Rolls Royce, VW, and Volvo applications. Rein Automotive Brake Vacuum Pumps are designed as plug and play replacements for failed units. These new pumps solve various

Product Chemicals & AdditivesVisibility

Headlight Restoration Wipes
January 21, 2020 by Allan Janssen

  Detour Auto has launched LensBoost headlight restoration wipes, featuring a new applicator and formulation in retail-ready packaging. LensBoost Headlight Restoration Wipes are billed as the fastest, easiest and most affordable way to restore oxidized headlights. Simply wipe both lenses

Product Tools & Equipment

Induction Heating
January 20, 2020 by Allan Janssen

  Swedish equipment company Josam now offers induction heating machines for auto repair shops. Distributed in North America by Snap-on, the company offers two powerful and efficient induction heating systems for its North American customers: JH1500 – The JH1500 is lighter

Product Fuel Systems

Fuel module
January 20, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Delphi Technologies has unveiled its latest fuel pump delivery module, with cutting-edge improvements designed to increase longevity and reliability. Major upgrades include: Longer wear-resistant lifespan: new carbon commutator and anodized aluminum pump components Accurate and fast fuel level sender readings:

Product Brakes, Steering & Suspension

Steering components
January 19, 2020 by Allan Janssen

BBB Industries has released 386 new SKUs to its line of remanufactured products and 72 SKUs of 100% new steering components. The 386 SKUs offer additions to the rotating electrical, power steering, brake caliper and turbocharger product categories. The 72