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Product Tools & Equipment

Heavy-duty engine service tools
March 8, 2020 by Allan Janssen

OTC has expanded its specialty tools catalogue with new engine service tools for use on Detroit Diesel applications. Designed with the technician in mind, the tools are made to help keep heavy-duty trucks on the road by making preventative maintenance,

Product SensorsWheels & Tires

TPMS Sensor
March 7, 2020 by Allan Janssen

New VDO REDI-Sensor SE10005 Expands TPMS Service Coverage to Over 128 Million Vehicles on the Road Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket has introduced a new VDO REDI-Sensor Multi-Application TPMS Sensor to the REDI-Sensor line that substantially expands total coverage to

Product Chassis and Suspension

Ford suspension
March 6, 2020 by Allan Janssen

The Rancho performance suspension lineup now includes a new 3-in. suspension system (Part no. RS66507R9) for 2014-2020 Ford F-150 pickup trucks. Featuring a 100-percent bolt-on design and providing an aggressive, leveled stance to the latest F-150 truck, the new Rancho

Product Sensors

Mass airflow sensor
March 5, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Blue Streak Electronics has released new Mass Airflow Sensors featuring double binding ceramic circuit board for an advanced upgrade in precision and performance. Blue Streak Electronics says it is another example of how it adopts the latest developments that advance

Product Tools & Equipment

Injector tools
March 4, 2020 by Allan Janssen

OTC has introduced new fuel injection tools manufactured for use on Detroit Diesel applications. The expansion of OTC’s heavy-duty product lineup allows technicians to better perform preventative maintenance, inspections and service on Detroit Diesel Series 60, two-cycle Series 53, 71,

Product Chassis and Suspension

Ball Joint
March 3, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Mevotech has launched its latest Terrain Tough Xtreme design innovation for ball joints – a patent pending design that offers an engineered solution for problematic memory steer applications. Working with input from technicians, Mevotech engineers developed a TTX ball joint

Product Oil & Filters

Motor Oil for BMW
March 2, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Liqui Moly has developed a new oil for older BMW models,from model year 2002, which are not fitted with particle filters.. Liqui Moly Special Tec B FE carries an official BMW approval for Longlife-01 FE. The “FE” stands for fuel economy which

Product Brakes, Steering & Suspension

Brake calipers
March 1, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Raybestos has expanded its Element3 brake caliper line with the addition of new dual bleeder part numbers, covering several popular vehicles-in-operation (VIO) applications such as the Ford 150 and Honda Civic. Kristin Grons, marketing manager for Brake Parts Inc. said, “The Element3

Product Emissions & Exhaust

Performance exhaust system
February 29, 2020 by Allan Janssen

The DynoMax Performance Exhaust brand continues to add new exhaust systems to its comprehensive offering for Jeeps through the new, off-road-ready, high-clearance DynoMax QuietCrawler stainless steel performance exhaust for 2020 Jeep Gladiator 3.6L trucks (39541). Delivering increased capability on the

Product Lift Support

Lift supports
February 28, 2020 by Allan Janssen

  ZF Aftermarket has added a completely new TRW Branded Lift Support program to its array of aftermarket steering and suspension, brake, ride control, clutch and transmission products sold in the United States and Canada. With over 1,500 SKUs covering

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 Brakes, Steering & Suspension

February 26, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Akebono Brake Corporation has unveiled a new web catalogue, designed with features for improved user experience and look-up accuracy. With the new responsive design, Akebono brake parts can be found using a desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile device with ease.