Tire Shop Repair Service
U.W.T. Offers New Wheel Weight Pliers

U.W.T. Inc’s new Wheel Weight Pliers (UWTPLIERS, UWTPLR) facilitate removing wheel weights without force.

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Corghi Introduces Its Largest, Heavy-Duty Tire Changer in the U.S. Market

Corghi is introducing what it calls the biggest, heavy-duty tire changer in the world to its U.S. market.

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Atlas Automotive Equipment Offers New Atlas Platinum Tire Changer

The Atlas Platinum is the company’s new state-of-the-art center post tire changer (PTC500) with an automatic wheel lift to service tires with a 44-in. plus diameter.

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Hofmann Releases New High Volume Wheel Balancer

The Hofmann Geodyna 7340 wheel balancer offers high performance, small physical footprint and accurate balancing results in the first run, said the company.

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Meyle Introduces HD Products to Expand Coverage

Meyle has introduced products into its Meyle HD product lines to extend its vehicle coverage.

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Optimizing Your Shop for TPMS Service: How Standard Operating Procedures Can Help

Are you confident you are taking full advantage of your tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) category? Here are a few simple things you can do to start seeing the biggest impact of an efficient TPMS program while maximizing profits.

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Avoiding Wheel Damage | Tire Service 101

Every step in the process of changing a tire counts – especially when expensive rims are involved.  Here are some recommended tips to avoid damaging the wheel when mounting or demounting tires.

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New Brands Added To ShowMeTheParts.com

Vertical Development has announced that Ailman Brake Parts, BPS Automotive and Centric Parts have joined ShowMeTheParts.com.

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Understanding Dynamic Tire Alignment: What You See in the Shop is a Small Snapshot

One of the most difficult concepts for any technician is how alignment angles change when a vehicle is accelerating, braking and cornering. And what you see in the alignment bay is just a small snapshot.

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Bosch Expands Coverage To More Than 6.3M Vehicles In May And June

Bosch has added new parts coverage for vehicles from Subaru, Volkswagen, Hyundai, Chevrolet and more in May and June.

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John Bean’s B340 Digital Wheel Balancer Designed for Premium Performance

Featuring the patented PROtouch technology, the new John Bean B340 wheel balancer is the next milestone in digital balancers for the company.

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ATEQ TPMS Releases Sync-ID, Increasing OBD Relearn Coverage

ATEQ’s patented technology, called Sync-ID, will standardize the way TPMS sensor information is transmitted to the vehicle’s ECU.

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