Auto Service Professional

OCT 2018

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66 A S P O c t o b e r 2 018 P r o d u c t s Gaither Tool unveils mobile tire servicing unit Gaither Tool's new E-Cube is a mobile tire ser- vicing platform designed as a single compact unit that does not require a generator. e company says E-Cube is not a direct replacement for tradi- tional garages and car workshops. e E-Cube's c o m p a c t s i z e e n a b l e s technicia ns to work in an upright position and inside their vehicle. e E-Cube has no generator, which eliminates noise and smoke, creating an environmentally friendly alternative for the mobile tire servicing market. e E-Cube accommo- dates tire sizes from 10 inches to 24 inches. GAITHER TOOL CO. INC. Circle 150 on Reader Service Card WWW.GAITHERTOOL.COM VDO offers hybrid battery cooling fans Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aermar- ket has released VDO Hybrid Battery Cooling Fans for popular hybrid vehicles to the aermar- ket . Key appl i- cations include the Ford C-Max and Fusion, Lex- us CT 200h and ES 3000h, and Toyota Avalon, Camry, Prius and Prius V models. Continental says VDO Hybrid Battery Cooling Fans restore the original battery cooling performance. eir OE design ensures ease of installation right out of the box. CONTINENTAL COMMERCIAL VEHICLES & AFTERMARKET Circle 151 on Reader Service Card WWW.USA.VDO.COM Rotary offers truck alignment system Vehicle Service Group (VSG) has added the R5000HD Commercial Truck Alignment System to its Rotary brand. e company says the system is ideal for aligning trucks with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of 19,500 pounds and above. It doesn't require a tower at the front of the bay, has no minimum bay size requirements and the portable aligner console can be positioned anywhere in available bay space. e R5000HD system eliminates the need for rolling compensation and re- duces labor time by elec- tronically measuring axle offset on every alignment. VEHICLE SERVICE GROUP Circle 152 on Reader Service Card WWW.ROTARYLIFT.COM Tenneco expands Quick-Strut line Tenneco has added 24 part num- bers for 13 domestic and 44 im- port applications to its Monroe Quick-Strut line of premium replacement strut assemblies. e company says the latest line expansion extends coverage to more than 2.8 million vehicles. Exclusive coverage offered by the latest line expansion is available for: 2011-2016 Dodge Journey (rear); 2011 Jeep Compass (rear); 2011-2017 Jeep Patriot (front); 1999-2002 Kia Sportage (front); 2008-2010 Mitsubi- shi Lancer (rear); 2011-2014 Scion xD (front) and 2014-2016 Toyota Corolla (rear). TENNECO INC. Circle 153 on Reader Service Card WWW.MONROE.COM Ford expands rotor and drum coverage Ford Motor has added 136 part numbers to its Omnicra brand of coated brake rotors and drums for non-Ford/Lincoln vehicle repairs. Ford says the part numbers expand Omnicra coverage for many popular vehicle lines, in- cluding late-model Chevrolet Silverado, Toyota Camry, Hyundai Santa Fe and Nissan NV200. Omnicra rotors and drums feature a GG15HC formulated high-carbon casting which provides enhanced heat dissipation and extended brake life, high resistance to thermal cracking and fade, and low noise pro- pensity and resistance to brake judder. FORD MOTOR CO. WWW.OMNICRAFTAUTOPARTS.COM

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