Topics Service & Repair

Bee Line debuts new alignment system

Bee Line Company says its new LC7580 Laser Computer Alignment System allows service facilities to align the smallest passenger vehicle, ...

Impeltronics debuts LED telescoping flashlight

With two magnetic ends on each side, Impeltronics says its new LED Telescoping Magnetic Flashlight makes picking up magnetic items ...

Rofin joins MERA

The Motor & Equipment Remanufacturer’s Association (MERA) welcomes Rofin-Sinar, Inc. as its newest supplier member. MERA says its membership network of companies engaged in the remanufacturing industry — both large and small, automotive and heavy-duty, independent and OE — continues to grow. With more than 35 years of experience in laser technology, Rofrin has successfully focused ...

Eaton enhances Authorized Rebuilder transmission program

Eaton announces it has added several new transmission model families to its Eaton Authorized Rebuilder program and extended the warranty period for covered transmissions The program now gives fleets and independent drivers additional options to purchase locally rebuilt transmissions with 100 percent genuine Eaton content, the company says. With these ...

ACOFAS to hold clinic in Cleveland next month

The American Council of Frame and Alignment Specialists (ACOFAS) will hold a two-day seminar focusing on CSA and vehicle maintenance next month, from May 6-7, 2014 in suburban Cleveland. ACOFAS says CSA has been in force for four years and those four years seen many drivers gain enough points ...

New tire inflation monitoring system

Piper Transportation announces a new strategic partnership with the Grenzebach Corporation to provide the PNEUSCAN tire system to the U.S. According to Piper, PNEUSCAN makes the tire pressure monitoring process automatic and easy. During a tire check PNEUSCAN can immediately identify a tire’s inflation level, overall wear and when ...

New heavy-duty ECM tuner

Bully Dog introduces its newest ECM tuner for CAT, Cummins, Detroit Diesel and Paccar heavy-duty engines. Bully Dog says the ECM Tuner features the ability to read and erase trouble codes as well as the ability to adjust the speed limiter on applicable engines. When tuned for mileage, Bully Dog ...

Inland Truck Parts acquires West Fargo location

Inland Truck Parts & Service is reinforcing and growing its local presence with the recent acquisition of Aaction Truck and Trailer Repair, Inc. The expansion complements Inland's current Fargo offerings by adding new services like complete engine diagnostics, maintenance and repairs for all makes and models, the company says. ...

MERA CEO Council meeting set for May

MERA says presidents and CEOs from MERA remanufacturer and supplier member companies are encourage to save the date for the first meeting of the MERA CEO Council. The council will meet on May 19 in Chicago. Attendees will have the opportunity to attend the Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium ...

NGVi to hold safety training in California

The Natural Gas Vehicle Institute (NGVi) will hold another round of its NGV Technician and Fleet Operations Safety Training and CNG Fuel System Inspector Training next month in California. The NGV Technician and Fleet Operations Safety Training will be held on April 29 and will be followed on April 30 and May 1 by ...