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Product Driveline

Rear differential cover
August 14, 2019 by Renee Montague

This rear differential cover allows replacement of the rusted cover instead of the whole rear axle. This weld-on replacement cover is made of heavier-gauge steel than the original part for a longer service life and is finished in weld-through primer.

Product Shop Software & Computers

Software update version 3.7 for the ADS 325 and ADS 625
August 13, 2019 by Renee Montague

Bosch software version 3.7 for the ADS 325 and ADS 625. Highlights of the coverage additions for both ADS 325 and ADS 625 tools are: Pre and Post-Scan Coverage for 2019 models: Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Fiat, Honda, Jeep, Mazda, Nissan,

Product Brakes, Steering & Suspension

Rear Air Springs
August 12, 2019 by Renee Montague

Arnott aftermarket replacement air springs, A-3331 (Rear Right) and A-3332 (Rear Left), for the 2010-2018 Lexus GX 460, Toyota Land Cruiser Prado (J150) and 4Runner (N280).   They are assembled with ContiTech OE-quality air sleeves, CNC machined aluminum top, formed

Product Brakes, Steering & Suspension

August 9, 2019 by Renee Montague

Brembo, together with Nissan technicians, have engineered a braking system for the 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO and Track Edition. Brembo aluminum six-piston front and four-piston rear calipers, together with the lightweight carbon ceramic discs and carbon pads, provide Nissan engineers

Product Shop Software & Computers

Mobile Vehicle Inspection Solution
August 8, 2019 by Renee Montague

Mitchell 1 has introduced a new tool they say will help shops increase efficiency and consistency in digital visual inspections. ProSpect offers mobile vehicle inspections as well as check-in application, all integrated with the Manager SE shop management software. According

Product Chassis and Suspension

XL Wide Universal Crossmember
August 7, 2019 by Renee Montague

American Powertrain has now added XL Wide Universal Crossmembers to their X-Factor product offerings.   Available in silver or black, it adjusts from 40″-46″ wide for wider full frame cars and trucks and fits Tremec 5-speeds T-5, TKO and all

Product Belts & HoseEngine parts

Variable Valve Timing Chain Kits
August 6, 2019 by Renee Montague

Designed for the replacement of worn or damaged timing chains, tensioners, sprockets, guides, and VVT actuators, also known as cam phasers, Cloyes timing chain VVT kits provide a solution when replacing all major components in a timing chain job.  

Product Brakes, Steering & Suspension

Coated Rotors
August 5, 2019 by Renee Montague

Raybestos has increased coverage of its ultra-premium Element3 Coated Rotors with the recent addition of 46 new part numbers. Uncoated rotors can lead to corrosion and rust, eventually corrosion and moisture creep under the friction material layer and cause the

Product Repair Information

Door Lock Actuators
August 2, 2019 by Renee Montague

VDO Door Lock Actuators are engineered to restore OE function and come ready to install. The line includes actuators for vehicle doors, trunk lids, fuel doors and lift gates, and continues to provide enhanced vehicle coverage for all makes of

Product AccessoriesRepair Information

Lithium Ion Tactical Lights
August 1, 2019 by Renee Montague

The Schumacher Electric Corporation Lithium Ion Tactical Jump Starter Light Series includes three units that combine two critical items every vehicle should have, rechargeable lights and a jump starter.   The series offers 400, 800 and 1000 peak amps of

Product Chassis and SuspensionChemicals & Additives

Transmission Fluid Service Kits
July 31, 2019 by Renee Montague

CRP Automotive now offers Pentosin Transmission Fluid Service Kits to help improve the lifespan and performance of the transmissions on popular European vehicles. The Pentosin Transmission Fluid Service Kits include OE-approved Pentosin transmission fluid and Rein Automotive Oil Pan with

Product Climate ControlShop EquipmentShop Software & Computers

AC equipment wireless add-on
July 30, 2019 by Allan Janssen

Robinair has introduced the 80211VCI and 80211TMP wireless add-on kits that provide feature and performance enhancements to all existing new platform AC recovery machines. Both kits give technicians enhanced service capabilities when documenting or confirming an AC service diagnosis and