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Forward Lift’s new DP15 two-post lift gives shops the ability to service most cars, trucks and vans with a solidly-built 15,000 lb. capacity two-post lift.
Madison, Ind. (June 5, 2017) – Forward Lift’s new DP15 two-post lift is a robust lift for servicing cars, trucks, vans and small buses weighing up to 15,000 pounds. Low-profile two-stage arms with lightweight adapters provide flexibility for spotting and lifting a wide range of vehicles. High-...
Farmington Hills, Mich. — June 1, 2017 — Akebono Brake Corporation released 13 new part numbers, expanding vehicle coverage of its Pro-ACT®, Performance® and EURO® Ultra-Premium ceramic brake pad lines to more than 6.5 million additional vehicles in the U.S. and Canada. The part introductions bring...
Mt. Gilead, OH – May 31, 2017 – Engines lose power and fuel economy over time; Hot Shot’s Secret has the solution. Across the country, diesel owners are turning to Hot Shot’s Secret Diesel Extreme to restore a truck’s original power. With one dose, Diesel Extreme cleans out fuel tanks, lines and...
Shops of all sizes can use Forward Lift’s new DP18 18,000-pound capacity two-post lift to service most cars, trucks, vans and small buses.
DP18 two-post Lift combines versatility and durability to service wide range of vehicles Madison, Ind.—Forward Lift’s new DP18 two-post lift provides shops the versatility to service a wide range of vehicles, from cars to medium-duty trucks and buses weighing up to 18,000 pounds. Forward Lift’s new...
Ingersoll Rand’s 12-volt reciprocating saw is lightweight with an inline, low-profile design for tight spaces.
Polyvance introduces plastic welding rod to match newer vehicles      Rainsville, Ala.—Polyvance’s (www.polyvance.com) latest plastic welding rod, the R08-01 PPE+PS, matches plastics on some newer vehicles. Polyphenylene Ether + Polystyrene (PPE+PS) is an engineering plastic that is used on some...
Arnott now offers new air struts for BMW 7 Series.
Arnott introduces new rear air struts for the 2002-2008 BMW 7 Series Merritt Island, Fla.—Arnott Air Suspension Products now offers new, not rebuilt, right rear and left rear air struts for the 2002-2008 BMW 7 Series (E65 & E66 chassis) with and without Electronic Damping Control (EDC). Arnott...
St. Louis, MO –- Hunter is proud to introduce the next generation of WinAlign® consoles, WA500 and WA600. The new consoles feature Hunter’s new HW2 PC running Windows 10 and WinAlign 15.1 software. Hunter’s industry-leading WinAlign® alignment systems are used in automotive service facilities...
Conway, AR – May 31, 2017 – Implementation, installation, measurement, interface and service are made easy with the new John Bean® V1200 Wheel Aligner. Easy Implementation – The new John Bean V1200 breaks the space barrier. This revolutionary new design enables a high quality alignment system to be...
The Chief Heavy-Duty Rivet gun is a powerful mobile tool that makes easy work of steel and aluminum cab structure repair on heavy-duty vehicles.
Madison, Ind. (May 31, 2017) – Chief’s Heavy-Duty Rivet Gun puts out 10 metric tons of compression force — plenty of power to install new rivets or press out existing rivets in the thick steel and aluminum used to build heavy-duty truck cabs. It also uses 8 metric tons of tension force to...
Standard’s latest release of 94 parts includes another expansion to its aftermarket-leading line of variable valve timing components.
NEW YORK, N.Y., May 31, 2017 - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 94 new part numbers to its Standard® and Intermotor® lines. The release spans 23 product categories and expands coverage through the 2017 model year by more than 25 million VIO. To view the highlights,...

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