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Pro-Align, Hunter support trainee technicians at Skills Show

Pro-Align, Hunter support trainee technicians at Skills Show

Friday 1st December 2017 | 0 Comments

Workshop equipment distributor Pro-Align’s support for the Skills Show has stretched to half a decade, including the last five years in succession. Trainee vehicle technicians competing in this year’s show were able to gain valuable hands-on experience using some of the most advanced wheel alignment and diagnostic wheel balance systems currently on the market, thanks to this ongoing support. Held over three days at the NEC, Birmingham, competitors took part in a diverse range of practical skills and knowledge tests such as beauty therapy, bricklaying, landscaping, and games design.

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Pro-Align to create workshop space to demo products at Automechanika Birmingham

Pro-Align to create workshop space to demo products at Automechanika Birmingham

Tuesday 25th April 2017 | 0 Comments

Hunter garage equipment supplier Pro-Align will bring a new concept to Automechanika Birmingham (stand 19D80), designed to show how workshop spaces, even on the smaller side, can be transformed to offer profitable wheel alignment and wheel servicing. The interactive concept has been designed to give technicians and business owners a real-world experience of its systems, emphasising the ability of smaller businesses to deliver quality Hunter and customer service levels or returns. The company will demonstrate live award winning equipment like the Hunter Elite TD wheel alignment system, in addition to launching the new Hunter Road Force Elite and Pro-Align TCLine tyre changer systems.

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Pro-Align presents Kings Lynn’s K Brown with £15k Hunter wheel alignment prize

Pro-Align presents Kings Lynn’s K Brown with £15k Hunter wheel alignment prize

Friday 6th January 2017 | 0 Comments

Pro-Align has announced independent workshop, K Brown Auto Repairs in Kings Lynn, as the winner of its 25th anniversary competition. The workshop will receive a Hunter PA200 Plus wheel alignment system with a list price of £15,000. Pro-Align states the addition of the aligner will enable K Brown to expand its service offering and grow its wheel alignment business.

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Pro-Align celebrates 25th anniversary

Pro-Align celebrates 25th anniversary

Wednesday 16th November 2016 | 0 Comments

Garage equipment supplier and exclusive UK distributor of Hunter products, Pro-Align has marked its 25th anniversary at its Towcester headquarters. The company unveiled a new slate sign outside its offices, while each member of staff was presented with a 25th anniversary decanter and 1991 bottle of vintage port, marking their contribution to the firm’s growth and success. Pro-Align’s aftersales team also recommissioned one of the first wheel alignment systems the company sold back in 1991.

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Hunter commercial vehicle alignment system gains Mercedes-Benz OEM approval

Hunter commercial vehicle alignment system gains Mercedes-Benz OEM approval

Tuesday 8th November 2016 | 0 Comments

Mercedes-Benz has given the Hunter three-axle commercial vehicle alignment system OEM approval. Available exclusively in the UK through wheel alignment specialist Pro-Align, Hunter states that its system is the first and only wheel aligner available capable of providing live alignment readings on three axles simultaneously, reducing the time needed to conduct an alignment check. The aligner can be used on all Mercedes-Benz trucks, buses, trailers and vans, including those with multiple steering axles. The CV approval follows Mercedes-Benz making Hunter’s car focused aligners available to dealers last year.

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Pro-Align expands again with new aftersales support roles

Pro-Align expands again with new aftersales support roles

Wednesday 29th June 2016 | 0 Comments

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Pro-Align targets entry level alignment with Hunter PA200 launch

Pro-Align targets entry level alignment with Hunter PA200 launch

Tuesday 14th June 2016 | 0 Comments

Garage equipment brand Hunter’s UK distributor has launched a new wheel aligner targeting workshops “starting out” in the provision of the service. Pro-Align says the new entry-level Hunter PA200 will allow more tyre shops to “enjoy the financial, efficiency and customer service benefits that result from ownership of a Hunter wheel alignment system.” The PA200 features a two-camera system and uses the same imaging technology found on the company’s popular, range-topping Elite TD system.

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New tyre changer makes light work of heavy tyres

New tyre changer makes light work of heavy tyres

Wednesday 20th April 2016 | 0 Comments

Pro-Align has expanded its range of Hunter garage equipment for commercial vehicle tyres, launching a heavy-duty tyre changer. The new changer follows the Hunter commercial vehicle aligner, which Pro-Align added to its range in 2015, announcing its entrance into the commercial sector. The supplier will present its products at The CV Show for the second consecutive year. The tyre changer has been designed to make the tyre changing process more efficient, and safer and easier for technicians carrying out the work.

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Pro-Align Ireland opens

Pro-Align Ireland opens

Monday 18th April 2016 | 0 Comments

Wheel alignment equipment specialist Pro-Align has opened its inaugural facility in Ireland. Located in Plato Park, Dublin (just off the M50), the facility provides a new base for its sales, servicing and installation teams, and includes demonstration and training areas which allow the company to demonstrate the Hunter range of complete wheel servicing equipment to workshops.

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Pro-Align to open new facility in Dublin

Pro-Align to open new facility in Dublin

Tuesday 8th March 2016 | 0 Comments

Garage equipment supplier Pro-Align will continue the development of its operations in Ireland with the opening of a new facility in Dublin. The new premises will provide demonstration and training facilities, enabling workshops to see and experience the Hunter range of complete wheel servicing equipment at first hand. A full alignment bay and wheel servicing area will be included, similar to its Towcester base in the UK, alongside a dedicated service area and warehousing.

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Pro-Align to return to CV Show in 2016

Pro-Align to return to CV Show in 2016

Friday 29th January 2016 | 0 Comments

Wheel servicing equipment specialist Pro-Align has confirmed its return to the CV Show in 2016, having launched its commercial vehicle wheel alignment system in its debut appearance last year. The garage equipment distributor will showcase its expanding range of commercial vehicle servicing products designed to improve the efficiency, profitability and revenue generation opportunities of workshops.

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The importance of SAS reset in alignment servicing

The importance of SAS reset in alignment servicing

Wednesday 6th January 2016 | 0 Comments

Supplier of Hunter garage equipment in UK, Pro-Align has explained the importance of resetting steering angle sensors (SAS) – a service that is part of the wheel alignment process. Failure to reset the SAS after an alignment can affect the correct operation of electronic driver-assist systems that rely on precise steering information from the SAS.

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Increased tyre changer automation ‘removes all worry of damage’

Increased tyre changer automation ‘removes all worry of damage’

Tuesday 24th November 2015 | 0 Comments

A Monmouth tyre dealer has spoken of the benefits offered by the Hunter Revolution tyre changer’s almost fully automated procedures. Pro-Align, Hunter’s distributor, demonstrated the machine to Tyres & Accessories when it first arrived in the UK, and now the changer is proving its value in the real world at garages like Paul Jarrold Tyres. Technician Matt Robert-Buxton said: “As an operator it removes all worry of damage to tyres, rims and TPMS, resulting in stress-free tyre changing.” The retailer has been running two Revolution changers since June 2015.

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Updated Revolution tyre changer features smaller footprint, expanded capabilities

Updated Revolution tyre changer features smaller footprint, expanded capabilities

Friday 20th November 2015 | 0 Comments

New updates to the Revolution, Hunter’s fully automatic tyre changer, have reduced the unit’s footprint by 25 per cent and enhanced ease-of-use.

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SmartWeight helping garages make wheel balancing savings

SmartWeight helping garages make wheel balancing savings

Friday 13th November 2015 | 1 Comment

Hunter equipment distributor Pro-Align says the SmartWeight software system is helping workshops save a significant amount of time and money when balancing wheels, making it an integral element of the Hunter GSP9200 wheel balancer.

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