When an offer isn’t actually a bargain…

Today this months garage and MoT magazine arrived in the office. Normally it doesn't get a massive analysis from our side as most of the stories are rehashed from previous years - but this month is different!! Complete technical inaccuracies as well as competitors releasing special offer prices that are more expensive than our standard …

Replacement brake tester for OEM

Dealing with the right suppliers is obviously critically important to all businesses. Yesterday, a local garage equipment company was called into an OEM site to repair an existing Class 4 roller brake tester that had been troublesome for a period of time. Upon investigation it became apparent that the unit required a new circuit board …

The proof of the pudding is in the eating (unfortunately: eating follows purchasing)

The time to be most of your game when purchasing new garage equipment is without doubt the point of sale - Conduct this meeting is a carefully planned fashion and you can get answers to the important questions other than what the salesman wants to tell you... I was prompted to write this blog post …

Pneumatic or Hydraulic for ATL Vehicle Lifts Play Detectors?

Pneumatics offer rapid movement of cylinders and have the great advantage of availability in very small sizes. Why do pneumatics offer a higher operating speed of its components? This is mainly due to air compressor flow rates, air is very agile and can flow through pipes very quickly and easily with little resistance, while hydraulic …

MoT garages: “It’s your fault, but it’s not to late to take action”

It's a confusing time to be a consumer. The government, the media and every reliable financial indicator tell us that we are up to our necks in an unprecedented global economic crisis. And to make matters worse, they say it's us that we are all at fault! The root cause of our current financial mess …

Reduce vulnerability by eliminating PC’s

Have you ever experienced catastrophic PC failure? We all know how frustrating it can be when your PC goes down and you can almost guarantee that you will lose saved data and probably require a visit to the local PC store. We view all PC's as critical. Without them we are unable to invoice, account …