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ADAS calibration
October 28, 2019 by Allan Janssen

Shops can now integrate Hunter’s HawkEye Elite aligner with Autel MaxiSys ADAS Aftermarket ADAS Calibration Kit to perform faster calibrations Shops performing Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) service can now integrate their HawkEye Elite aligner with Autel’s MaxiSys ADAS Aftermarket

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 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 Brakes, Steering & Suspension

Added coverage from Raybestos
December 11, 2018 by Adam Malik

Caliper coverage has been boosted by Raybestos for its premium Element3 new plated brake calipers and R-Line remanufactured plated calipers. The company announced more part numbers are now available for both lines. Element3 is ideal for high VIO and problem

Product Catalogue

Addition to parts catalogue
August 23, 2019 by Renee Montague

Mevotech announces the introduction of 96 new parts to their catalogue.   The part introductions expand coverage of hub bearing assemblies under the BXT and TITAN-XF, Supreme and TTX: Terrain Tough Xtreme brands.  71 parts of the 96 feature engineered enhancements


Adhesion primer
November 22, 2012 by CARS Magazine

Urethane Supply Companys new Bumer & Cladding Coat Adhesion Primer billed as a low-VOC product that sticks to problem plastics.

Product Brakes, Steering & Suspension

Adjustable shock
March 31, 2009 by CARS Magazine

Tenneco Automotive says the exclusive

Product Brakes, Steering & Suspension

Adjustable shocks
March 31, 2009 by CARS Magazine

KYB’s AGX adjustable gas shocks and struts are said to offer optimum performance on the street, at the strip, or on a road course. AGX shocks and struts are specially engineered with an external dial that allows one to adjust

Product Shop EquipmentTools & Equipment

Advanced Battery Shop Charger
December 10, 2019 by Allan Janssen

EnerSys has expanded its ODYSSEY line to include advanced battery shop chargers. With a complete range of 12-volt chargers rated at 35, 70 or 105 amps, the new ODYSSEY battery shop chargers can be transported around the shop for ease

Product Shop EquipmentTools & Equipment

Advanced diagnostic technology
February 27, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Chief Collision Technology (formerly known as Chief Automotive Technology) has announced a partnership with Burke Porter Group to launch the Mosaic ADT (advanced diagnostic technology), the industry’s first-ever automated advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) calibration system. “We want technicians to have

Product Chemicals & Additives

Advanced formula
March 31, 2009 by CARS Magazine

Chevron Products Company has introduced new Texaco Syn-Star GL SAE 75W-90 lubricant, designed to meet Revision C of Dana’s SHAES 256 specification, which went into effect in the second quarter of 2007. Texaco Syn-Star GL meets all major OEM warranty

Product Shop Software & Computers

AERA manuals
March 31, 2009 by CARS Magazine

Goodson offers a variety of high-quality AERA manuals, including the Automotive Cylinder Head Specification Guide (No. MA-185) which features detailed information on reconditioning specs, torque sequences, exhaust and intake manifolds, torque and VIN code ID for domestic and import cars

Product Shop supplies

Aerosol cleaner from Oil Eater
April 28, 2016 by CARS Magazine

Oil Eater has introduced an all purpose, eco-friendly foaming aerosol cleaner formulated to quickly and easily dissolve grease, grime and dirt from vehicle interiors, building maintenance, industrial, office equipment, household, workshop, maintenance shop and others areas. The formula of the

Product Accessories

Aftermarket dome light
March 31, 2009 by CARS Magazine

Sylvanias new Dot-it bright white LED lights began as an aftermarket product for vehicle interiors but have become popular for use in all kinds of places, including home and workshop applications. The Dot-it bright white LED light outperforms incandescent lights

Product Oil & Filters

Air Charger
March 31, 2009 by CARS Magazine

K&N Engineering has released its new 63-Series (PN 63-9025) AirCharger for 2005-model V6 Toyota Tacomas. K&N promises an additional 10 horsepower at the rear wheels while still maintaining their factory warranty. The key to unleashing the hidden power is a

Product Cooling System

Air conditioning condenser
June 26, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Installed in an exposed position at the vehicle front, air conditioning condensers are at greater risk of damage. This is far more than just a comfort issue, because a reliably functioning air conditioning system is essential, especially for hybrid or