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Matco tools service cart
May 16, 2019 by Renee Montague

The Jamestown Service Cart 773 from Matco Tools now comes in desert tan with olive trim. The fully wielded unibody double-wall construction provides increased load capacity, strength and rigidity, and a stainless steel flip-up lid is resistant to damage from

Product Chassis and Suspension

Air suspension struts
May 15, 2019 by Renee Montague

Arnott has introduced new, Arnott-engineered, aftermarket air suspension struts for Jaguars, Bentleys, Volkswagens, and Dodge Rams. The Arnott-designed new rear air strut AS-3234 for 2011-2018 Jaguar XJ (X351 chassis) bypasses Jaguar’s active damping functionality and features a custom-tuned premium Eibach

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Snap-on Introduces P1000 Motorcycle Scan Tool
May 14, 2019 by Renee Montague

Designed for the motorcycle industry, the all-new P1000™ diagnostic scan tool from Snap-on® includes features that give technicians the edge. Take on more jobs with access to comprehensive OEM-specific bike coverage for nine domestic, Asian and European makes as far

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Atlas Automotive hand-held tread checker
May 13, 2019 by Renee Montague

The TreadReader from Atlas Automotive Equipment is a hand-held scan tool which provides an instant 3D image of the tire, providing vital data such as tread depth and adverse wear. Advisory information like misalignment or uneven wear due to under-

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Virtual kits added to Raybestos catalogue
May 10, 2019 by Renee Montague

Raybestos has added virtual kits to its online catalogue. The addition gives distributors the flexibility to go to market to repair shops with a pad and rotor kit for popular applications. Distributors still purchase the specific brake pad and rotor

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OTC Specialty tool catalogue
May 9, 2019 by Renee Montague

OTC has released the new 2018 Automotive Specialty Tools & Equipment catalogue featuring hundreds of new tools, equipment, innovative products and expanded product categories. The new catalog features additions to engine and exhaust service tools, fuel and coolant tools, brake

Product Tools & Equipment

Chicago Pnumatic impact wrench
May 8, 2019 by Renee Montague

Chicago Pneumatic says its new 1/2” impact wrench offers power, comfort and durability. Designed for vehicle service specialists, the CP7748 is described as one of the most ergonomic tools in the market. Weighing in at just 4.4 lbs (2 kg)

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Snap-on® ALTUS™ Easily Share
May 7, 2019 by Renee Montague

The latest fall release of Snap-on® diagnostic software extends the capabilities of ALTUS™, the Snap-on cloud file sharing site already included with the Diagnostic Thermal Imager Elite to upload images, it is now available when operating on the latest software

Product Chemicals & AdditivesEngine Management

Hot Shot transmission fluid and gear oil
May 6, 2019 by Renee Montague

Hot Shot’s Secret has broadened its Adrenaline Racing product line to include Adrenaline Racing Transmission Fluids (available in Multi-Vehicle ATF and Nano Shift) and Adrenaline Racing Gear Oils (available in R9, R11 and R14). Both the new transmission oils and

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Automatic transmission service machine
May 3, 2019 by Allan Janssen

Mahle has released the ATX 150, a new entry-level transmission service machine in the FluidPRO line. The company says its ATX 150 offers repair shops a fast, low-cost, and precise service for automatic transmissions in passenger cars and delivery vans.

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Online alignment information
May 1, 2019 by Renee Montague

Hunter Engineering Company now provides online safety system alignment information in an online business intelligence tool called HunterNet. Safety system reset (or safety system alignment) is required in conjunction with wheel alignment by many OEMS, ensuring a vehicle’s advanced driver

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Telescopic transmission jack
April 30, 2019 by Renee Montague

Engineered with ease of use in mind, the new Snap-on 1/2 Ton Telescopic Hydraulic (TJ100) and Air/Hydraulic (TJA100) Transmission Jacks feature saddles with multi-position, adjustable ratcheting arms to fit any configuration of FWD, RWD and four-wheel drive transfer cases. “These