(July 22, 2014) --
According to the surveyed techs, as many as one-third of all dealership customers are given unrealistic waiting times by service advisors. Service advisors disagree, stating they are accurate 83% of the time. ...more
(July 22, 2014) --
Dayco Products has been named the 2014 Large Industry Award winner by the Walterboro-Colleton, S.C. Chamber of Commerce. The award, voted on by members of the Chamber, is given to a large industry that is a proven leader within the Walterboro, South ...more
(July 18, 2014) --
The 10 new training modules are designed to help technicians, from rookies to seasoned diagnostic specialists, navigate the features and functionality of this new multifunction tool that includes a fully integrated scan tool, lab scope, vehicle-speci ...more
(July 17, 2014) --
The company introduced the industry’s first electronic catalog (eCatalog) in August 1984. Today, Epicor eCatalog products and related data solutions are used by tens of thousands of parts professionals, more than 100,000 vehicle service providers and ...more
(July 16, 2014) --
Tenneco’s Monroe Shocks and Struts brand has launched its “Driving Safety” promotion, an offer that gives consumers a chance to earn a rewards cheque valued at up to $30 for qualifying Monroe and Rancho product purchases between July 1 and July 31, 2 ...more
(July 15, 2014) --
The Champion brand recently surpassed 200,000 “Likes” on its Facebook page. Champion also has nearly 4,000 followers on Twitter and attracts more than 40,000 unique visitors each month to its www.AlwaysAChampion.com website. ...more
(July 14, 2014) --
CRP Automotive has launched a complete brand campaign designed to create stronger brand awareness and preference for Rein Automotive parts, and communicate the brand’s unique selling proposition of OE quality, trust, and reliability. ...more
(July 11, 2014) --
Snap-on Incorporated has acquired substantially all of the assets of Pro-Cut International, Inc. (“Pro-Cut”) for approximately $42 million in cash. ...more
Cardone’s latest parts guide highlights new products, hard-to-find parts and parts available to the aftermarket exclusively from Cardone. It also includes links to several new technical videos and more.
ELECTRIC WATER PUMPS
Gates has launched 12 new electric water pumps, covering 4.8 million vehicles in operation in North America, from model years 2006 to 2013. An additional seven pumps will be launched later this year.
DUAL CLUTCH TRANSMISSION FLUID
Red Line has released an all-new product, DCTF Dual Clutch Transmission Fluid (part #31004), for many of the latest 6-, 7- and 8-speed transmissions found in modern passenger cars.
ELECTRONIC UNIT PUMPS
Delphi has launched a global Electronic Unit Pump (EUP) and Smart Injector repair program for high performance, heavy-duty (HD) applications.
REMOTE HOSE CLAMP PLIERS
The new Snap-on Remote Hose Clamp Pliers offer increased accessibility and comfort, along with infinite locking positions for a wide range of hose clamp sizes and styles.
Delphi Product has introduced 23 new ignition coils to its engine management product portfolio. The new parts cover over 7.3 million vehicles including Audi, Chevrolet, Dodge, Hyundai, Ford, Honda and Jeep applications from 1991 to 2013.
Forward Lift’s new 11,000 lb. capacity ML11 scissor lift provides all the versatility and ease-of-use of a traditional four-post vehicle lift with a much narrower footprint. The lift’s scissor-style lifting mechanism is located entirely under the run
Gates says its new belts match the latest OE materials and construction, which include matching aramid cord on certain applications to meet or exceed OE standards.
AIR IMPACT DRIVERS
Master Power, a business unit of Apex Tool Group has launched two new air impact drivers. Designed to provide class-leading performance, durability and ergonomics, the MP2264B and MP2265B are suited for a variety of heavy-duty industrial assembly and