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Machine Mart introduces new Clarke ¾” heavy duty electric impact wrench

Machine Mart introduces new Clarke ¾” heavy duty electric impact wrench

9th November 2018 | 0 Comments

Machine Mart has introduced the new Clarke CEW1100; a powerful heavy-duty ¾” corded electric impact wrench, an excellent addition to any worksite or workshop.

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Rema Tip Top exclusive Expel filtration system a Tyre Industry Award winner

Rema Tip Top exclusive Expel filtration system a Tyre Industry Award winner

9th October 2018 | 0 Comments

Rema Tip Top was presented with the Tyre Industry Award for product innovation for a product it calls a “revolutionary, innovative and economic solution” designed to preserve workshop tools and equipment. The Expel compressed air filtration device eliminates condensate pervasive in compressed air systems, removing 99.9999 per cent of liquid, oil, water and other contaminants down to one micron when installed at point of use.

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Spring Garage Essentials available now

Spring Garage Essentials available now

9th May 2018 | 0 Comments

The Parts Alliance Spring Garage Essentials tools and equipment brochure is out now. The glossy 68 page publication is already available from branches of The Parts Alliance members Allparts, Bromsgrove Motor Factors, Car Parts & Accessories, CES, GMF, SAS Autoparts, SC Motor Factors, Waterloo and GSF Car Parts.

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Bartec Auto ID launching new TPMS Tools/Systems

11th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Bartec Auto ID is to launch a new range of TPMS, diagnostic tools and a cloud-based management system at The Tire Cologne between 29 May to 1 June 2018. The company plans to demonstrate how this latest generation of tools (the TECH1000 and TAP300) combined with the new Bartec Service Center can “significantly improve” tyre shop efficiency. According to the company, “valuable management data can be pinpointed and presented, also enabling an all-round enhanced customer experience and ultimately helping to boost sales across tyre shops.”

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Latest products from Machine Mart include Clarke rotary hammer drill

Latest products from Machine Mart include Clarke rotary hammer drill

9th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Machine Mart, the specialist supplier of tools and machinery has added to its already extensive product range with a rotary hammer drill and a range of heavy duty, petrol-driven pressure washers.

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Laser launches new dead-blow hammer

Laser launches new dead-blow hammer

14th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Laser Tools has launched a new soft-faced dead blow hammer (part number 7011). The new hammer has a multitude of uses, but its size and weight make it ideal for use when trying to remove road wheels that are seized solid to the hub through dissimilar metal corrosion (alloy wheels on a steel hub).

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Pro-Align partners TEXA to solve workshops’ ADAS challenges

23rd November 2017 | 0 Comments

Pro-Align will offer TEXA ADAS diagnostic and calibration tools, alongside support in the form of a series of technical seminars, in a move that it states will help workshops overcome one of the biggest challenges in servicing modern cars. The leading automotive aftermarket companies have joined forces to help supply workshops with everything they need to reset Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). In addition to communicating information on the subject, Pro-Align, most renowned for its distribution of Hunter wheel alignment, balancing and tyre fitting equipment, has added TEXA’s range to its product portfolio.

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Launch UK introduces new X431 Euro Tab

23rd November 2017 | 0 Comments

Launch UK, the supplier of automotive diagnostics equipment, has introduced its latest addition to the acclaimed X-431 range of OE level diagnostic tools, the X-431 Euro Tab.

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The Parts Alliance’s South West Show attracts 500

30th October 2017 | 0 Comments

The Parts Alliance’s South West Garage and Workshop Show has returned for 2017 even ‘bigger and better’. Storm-like conditions failed to deter well over 500 garage owners and mechanics from visiting Sandy Park, home to English Premiership side Exeter Chiefs, on the evening of Thursday 19 October. The event hosted garage customers invited by the nine Parts Alliance branches in Somerset, Devon and Cornwall - including the recently opened Midsomer Norton Branch.

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Martins Industries extends customer service hours 

9th August 2017 | 0 Comments

Martins Industries has opted to extend customer service hours in order to “better meet the need of our customers”. From 7 August this service is available Monday to Friday: 8am to 8pm EST and Saturday and Sunday: 9am to 5pm EST.

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New Clarke SDS+ rotary hammer drill available at Machine Mart

New Clarke SDS+ rotary hammer drill available at Machine Mart

8th August 2017 | 0 Comments

Machine Mart has launched the new Clarke CRD1100 is a powerful multi-function SDS+ Rotary Hammer Drill perfect for jobs such as drilling concrete lintels. With a powerful 1100W motor, an impact rate of 4200 blows per minute and 3 functions (drilling, drill/hammer and hammer only) the rotary hammer drill simplifies drilling and chiselling brick and block work.

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New diesel particulate filter gun from Launch UK

New diesel particulate filter gun from Launch UK

27th June 2017 | 1 Comment

Launch UK has added a brand new diesel particulate filter (DPF) gun to its extensive range of diagnostic equipment, and is hoping to raise awareness to the importance of maintaining and cleaning a DPF.

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Rear camera calibration kit from Hella Gutmann

Rear camera calibration kit from Hella Gutmann

8th June 2017 | 0 Comments

Hella Gutmann Solutions has added three new extension kits to its camera and radar recalibration tool line-up for the independent aftermarket. The camera and sensor calibration (CSC) tool enables independent garages to calibrate and repair advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). The new kits are compatible with rear view and all-round vision cameras, extending CSC’s existing, forward-facing solution.

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Milton Keynes hosts GSF trade evening

Milton Keynes hosts GSF trade evening

2nd May 2017 | 0 Comments

GSF Car Parts has hosted another successful trade evening for garage customers, this time at its Milton Keynes branch. The event, which took place from 6-10pm on Thursday 6 April 2017, attracted around 70 independent garages.

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B&J Rocket adds to Airbot range

B&J Rocket adds to Airbot range

27th March 2017 | 0 Comments

B&J Rocket’s Airbot buffing tools are now available with a diameter of 76mm in addition to the existing diameters of 50, 100 and 150mm.

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