ACtion Magazine - March 2014 - (Page 35)

Equipment and Tool Institute market research In an effort to assist members in bringing new and improved equipment and tools to the marketplace, the Equipment and Tool Institute (ETI) has launched a series of Market Research Projects. The current survey covers numerous Collision Repair topics, so they are surveying collision repair facilities in an effort to find out more about their familiarity with and use of different types of collision repair equipment for different vehicles. ETI will use this research to help all segments of the automotive industry provide aftermarket shops with effective tool and equipment solutions and better products. The findings of ETI's Collision Repair Market Research will be made available to all ETI Member Company attendees at ToolTech 2014 in Sonoma, California, April 28- May 1. Anyone working at a collision repair shop is encouraged to participate in the survey at the following Website: Previous market research studies have included J2534 Reprogramming, J2534 Reprogramming Update, TPMS, Telematics, Collision Repair, A/C Service, Hybrid and Battery Service, and Information Access, and the final reports are available under the "News" tab at Founded in 1947, the Equipment and Tool Institute is a trade association of automotive tool and equipment manufacturers and technical information providers. ETI's mission is to advance the vehicle service industry by providing technical data and open dialog between the manufacturers of transportation products, government regulators and the providers of tools, equipment and service information. For more details, contact Jessie Korosec at 248-656-5085 or MAHLE Service Solutions is in service shop tools and equipment. The new division was announced on tool division's new name November 6, 2013 at AAPEX in Las VeMAHLE Aftermarket Inc. has announced that "MAHLE Service Solutions" is now the official name for the company's division specializing gas. MAHLE RTI, formerly RTI Technologies located in York, Pennsylvania, was purchased on January 1, 2013, and is a key component of the new division. Reader Reply March 2014 * ACtion 35

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ACtion Magazine - March 2014

Coolant pump replacement
Computer controls for Air conditioning replacement
Freeze Frame
Leonard's Law
Virtual View
Service Port
Last Watch
By the Numbers
Cooling Corner
Industry News
Association News
New Products

ACtion Magazine - March 2014