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Product Shop EquipmentTools & EquipmentWheels & Tires

Floor jack
February 5, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Engineered to be easy-to-maneuver, yet strong and durable at its core, the Snap-on 1.75-Ton Aluminum High Performance Floor Jack (FJ175) has a higher lift capacity than most other aluminum jacks on the market. Proudly manufactured in our Elkmont, Alabama facility,

Product Air filters

Air filter for Mercedes
February 5, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Although it’s said that too much power is never enough, the good folk at ITG know how accomplished the fearsome AMG range of V8 turbo engines have become. Devastatingly potent and almost effortless in forward propulsion, these cars as known

Product Shop EquipmentTools & Equipment

Bench lathe
February 4, 2020 by Allan Janssen

  Hunter has unveiled the new BL Series bench lathe, featuring patented Anti-Chatter Technology (ACT) that eliminates the buildup of vibration that can occur when machining rotors at a fixed speed. This technology provides the smoothest possible rotor finish without the

Product Tools & Equipment

Hose clamp pliers
February 3, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Mueller-Kueps LP has released a new Hose Clamp Plier Kit (No. 500 035) which features a new head design for multi angle gripping. The waffle head allows technicians to grip the hose clamp from almost any direction. A ratchet lock keeps the

Product Shop EquipmentShop Software & Computers

Marketing software
February 3, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Epicor MechanicNet cloud-based CRM Solution has several new features to support service shop growth. Reputation management application, enhanced appointment reminders and other tools are available  to help shops increase bay traffic and customer loyalty. Epicor Software Corporation has announced the

Product Tools & Equipment

Cam gear alignment tool
February 1, 2020 by Allan Janssen

OTC has added new specialty crankshaft and cam tools to its product lineup for Detroit Diesel engines. The OTC Cam Gear Alignment Fixture allows technicians to pull the cam drive gear hub and thrust plate forward for camshaft and/or thrust

Product Fuel Systems

Fuel handling
January 31, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Delpy has launched more than 300 new fuel handling part numbers in recent months, including more than 70 first-to-market parts, and is targeting an additional 400 new parts in 2020. These expansions help Delphi Technologies customers stay on the leading edge

Product Brakes, Steering & Suspension

GM brake upgrade
January 30, 2020 by Allan Janssen

  Brembo, together with General Motors Performance Engineering designed, tested and engineered a Performance Brake Upgrade System for the Chevrolet Silverado, Tahoe, Suburban and the GMC Sierra, Yukon, Yukon XL, and Cadillac Escalade for on and off-road performance. The Brembo

Product Shop EquipmentShop Software & Computers

Service Estimator
January 29, 2020 by Allan Janssen

  Epicor Software Corporation is adding two new features to the Epicor Integrated Service Estimator (ISE) solution, a powerful, cloud-based estimating and parts sourcing tool that helps automotive repair shops, tire dealers and other businesses strengthen sales and improve margin

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