Bosch has added a new battery tester to its line up of quality diagnostic tools. Advanced, yet easy to use, the Bosch BAT 110 Battery Tester offers the shop an affordable tester with features not found in carbon-pile battery testers. The BAT 110 is a rugged battery tester that uses state-of-the-art conductance technology to provide quick and accurate, load-free testing of most types of 12V batteries, (including AGM [Absorbant Glass Mat], standard, and maintenance-free batteries) and can test batteries as low as 5.5 volts.
Bosch BAT 110 Battery Tester
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- Product From Fluid Rx Diagnostics
Fluid Rx Diagnostics has redesigned, updated and improved its Instant Lubricant Diagnostics kit (No. 75228-2) to provide users with a simple on-the-spot evaluation that shows the actual condition of all of the vehicle’s important fluids: including brake, power steering, transmission and transfer case fluids. These kits make it easy to identify and transfer sample fluids to the unique Tester Sheet. The diagnostic Customer Test Result Cards provide customers with the test results and a record going forward as well as an overview of the technology and benefits of performing needed fluid services. When using patented Fluid Rx Diagnostics technology, the consumer sees what service personnel see, instantly.
- Product From Phoenix Systems
The Phoenix Systems MaxPro Secret Weapon is a premium, one-person brake and clutch bleeding system constructed of heavy-duty steel and die-cast aluminum. The MaxPro Secret Weapon features patented reverse brake bleeding technology. Using the simple law of physics, that air rises in fluid, one person can bleed brake and clutch systems in minutes or any system that is difficult to bleed—even ABS systems. This kit include the MaxPro Reverse Brake & Clutch Bleeder; BrakeFree, to help remove rusted bleeder screws in seconds and 100 patented BrakeStrip strips to for brake fluid testing.
- Product From Innovative Products of America (IPA)
The Disc Brake System Analyzer, No. 7884, from IPA diagnoses and tests disc brake operations and efficiency. Simply insert the tool in place of one of the brake pads. By interpretting relative difference in brake pressure the user can diagnose stickly brake caliper pistons and slides, air in the system, proportioning valve defects, imploded brake hoses, leaking master cylinders, incorrect brake adjustment, uneven pad wear and more. Comes with a simple to understand troubleshooting chart.
- Product From Matco Tools
Matco's Vacuum/Pressure Pump Kit, No. MVP 5000 includes components for performing hundreds of automotive diagnostic and mechanical test (such as opening an EGR valve) and for one-person brake bleeding. Includes an one finger trigger vacuum/pressure release for easy one hand operation, larger 12 oz. bottle with (2) quick connects that swivel for the bottle and other adapters and a durable compound pressure/vacuum gauge.
- Product From NEXIQ Technologies
NEXIQ Technologies' ProLink iQ and Pocket iQ diagnostic platforms, a family of anti-lock brake system (ABS) diagnostic software applications, provide brake coverage for a wide range of heavy duty brake applications. With the introduction of the ABS Suite, the ProLink iQ can be used as a full-service brake scan tool, providing connectivity to tractors and trailers utilizing the SAE J1587 communication protocol. The Complete ABS Kit also comes with a new J560 PLC seven-way adapter that allows direct connection to a trailer without the tractor.
- Product From Hickok/Waekon
The Hickok/Waekon Hydraulic Pressure Test Kit, No. BEQ04, is a complete hydraulic pressure test kit designed to test any conventional brake system, including brake and clutch master cylinders. There is complete adapter coverage for virtually any passenger and light duty vehicle on the market.
- Product From OEM Automotive Tools
The OEM Automotive Tools Brake Fluid Tester, No. 25267, comes as a reusable, pen-sized device that uses multi-colored LEDs to alert technicians that the brake fluid on a vehicle needs to be changed. Over time, moisture gets absorbed into the fluid and can cause corrosion inside the brake system. This can pose a safety hazard and can also damage ABS components, resulting in expensive repairs. This electronic brake fluid tester makes testing this vital fluid easy and with a testing of only one second, according to the company.
- Product From Strategic Tools & Equipment Co.
The Strategic Tools & Equipment VW/Audi EPB & Mercedes SBC Brake Service Tool, No. ABEPBSBC12, retracts the calipers electrically, allowing the brake pads to be removed for service. The tool advances calipers after servicing to the original position without affecting the current calibration. The Mercedes SBC system incorporates various systems previously separate (ABS, ASR, BAS, ESP and ETS). The system runs pre-checks which include a pressurization of the braking system. The SBC tool disables the system during service and repair work for a safe working environment, and clears codes as well.
- Product From OTC, Bosch Automotive Service Solutions
The SPX OTC Brake Fluid Tester, No. 4598, is specifically designed to analyze the amount of moisture content within the vehicle’s brake system, and analyzes moisture content in a matter of seconds. The unit features a tri-colored LED display for easy recognition that matches the moisture content with a color chart to determine brake fluid quality. This reading can also be shared with the customer as a definitive reason to service the fluid in the system. The 4598 tester is powered by a 1.5V battery and automatically powers off after 12 seconds of inactivity to conserve battery life.
- Product From MAHA USA LLC
MAHA USA offers the IX7-BF (Below Floor) Roller-Brake Tester for cars, commercial vans and trucks. This Roller-Brake Tester conforms with PBBT's Functional Specifications used to inspect commercial vehicles, as published in the federal register (65 FR 48799). With a high-friction grit roller surface and automatic or manual start-up monitoring, the IX7-BF offers DC-Brake/Electronic roller exiting support and sturdy, service-friendly technology. Other features include an electronic strain gauge measurement system; interface for PC, monitor and printer; measurement value, differential display and graphics on PC monitor and digital measurement value recording and storage. This integrated weighing system also comes with a wireless remote control.