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A look at some of the events and show floor, including new products released at this year's Cornwell Tool Rally 2015.
Craig Wineinger likes to mold his presented personality to each customer.
It does not happen with all touch points of different metals, just between metals that are far away from each other on the electricrochemical potential series.
Fleets should focus on the five factors important to exterior cleaning of the under chassis and body: water quality, temperature, time, mechanical action and chemical action.
Corrosion concern can be worse today with magnesium chloride and calcium chloride liquid deicers being used on roadways.
The reviewer had success creating fuel line and mounting brackets on smaller vehicles.
With a business reaching solely the automotive aftermarket, this year’s Rally continued its focus on vendor interactions to teach dealers about new and existing products.
Stacey Bleile says customers appreciate an organized and efficient distributor.
MACS provides a full list of A/C tools and equipment shops should consider having in their shop.
This list of late-model vehicles includes all the OE car manufacturers that have implemented the use of R-1234yf refrigerant in their vehicle A/C systems.
When Craig Wineinger doesn’t have a specific tool, he’ll order one for the customer and one for himself.
Aside from the filter, other maintenance items include an annual calibration and that the vacuum pump oil is changed at regular intervals.
All equipment, no matter how well maintained, will need service at some point.
The importance of preventing contamination to your machine is imperative.
A step-by-step process for bleeding a brake system manually using a scan tool, on a hybrid vehicle.
A box that shines like gold.
Shop: Brom's Tire & Auto Repair
Owner: Tom Brom
Location: Fort Atkinson, Wis.
Tom Brom has owned a shop in the heart of downtown Fort Atkinson, Wis. for 20 years. Brom says he does quite a bit of tire and wheel work, oil changes and brake...
A la carte and pay-as-you-go services are taking a front seat to diagnostic scan tool options in the automotive aftermarket.
Before working on high-voltage vehicles, technicians should consider taking at least an introductory hybrid training course that includes training on approved safety procedures.
Smet used the 11-pc 30-degree Knuckle Pivoting Bit Holder while performing dashboard work on numerous Toyota models.
Hoyland used the MDAutowave Waveform Viewer to observe a CAN data bus for activity, fuel injector and fuel pump waveforms.
Howard Pitkow uses this diagnostic tool to perform an auto scan on every vehicle that comes into his repair shop.
Information on how regenerative braking affects the braking system, what some of the common maintenance and repair issues are and what tools are required to diagnose and repair the system.
Why consider using weigh station bypass systems?
These precautions can help technicians stay safe when handling, working on and charging vehicle batteries. The information has been compiled from battery and automotive service equipment manufacturers.
- Before handling a battery, remove any jewelry...
Product: OTC says its Drain Plug PRO Kit eliminates the issue of dropped drain plugs with a magnetic head, several adapters for common makes/models usage and a flexible cable allowing the drain plug to fall away from the oil stream, reducing splashing...