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National Chocolate Eclair Day is held annually on June 22nd. A great day to enjoy the wonderful cream-filled pastry.

Did You Know?

  • The dough of the chocolate eclair is the same as that used for profiterole, is typically piped into an oblong shape with a pastry bag and baked until it is crisp and hollow inside.
  • The eclair originated during the nineteenth century in France where it was called “pain à la duchesse” until 1850.Eclair means “lightening” in French. Many people believe that eclairs got their name from the traditional frosting that resembles a lightning bolt.
  • Some pastry chains in the US and Canada market Long Johns as eclairs. Long Johns are not identical with eclairs, as Long Johns use doughnut pastry, which is yeast-risen or batter-derived, rather than choux dough, which is steam-puffed.


Easily Inspect Hard-to-Reach Areas!

Videoscope Kit

  • Easily inspect areas that normally require taking an engine apart or removing body panels to inspect.
  • The OTC 16-3880X Automotive Inspection Camera has an industry leading 5.5 mm camera.
  • Large 3.5-inch high-resolution color screen for optimal viewing.
  • Wireless display can record images and video.

Organize Your Service Area with Service Control Numbers!

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Service Control Numbers

  • Each card is numbered on each side.
  • 0001 to 9999 in pads of 100.
  • Includes perforated key tag and claim check.
  • Hangs from Rear View Mirror.

Happy Father’s Day!


Don’t forget, Father’s Day is Sunday June 17th!

“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.” -Jim Valvano 

College basketball player, coach and broadcaster.

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Don’t Let Anything Happen to Your Repair Order!


Your Source for Automotive Service Control Supplies!

We take these for granted, but Work Ticket Holders protect and secure repair order; Keeping them safe from weather and shop conditions!

  • Premium Quality!
  • No Sharp Plastic Edges!
  • Constructed to Last with Heavy-Duty Soft Plastic.
  • Stitched for Long Life, Not Glued or Melted!

Best Friends Day!


June 8th is Best Friend Day (BFF Day)!

It is a day acknowledge and appreciate your best friend.

“A good friend is like a four-leaf clover; hard to find and lucky to have.”
— Irish Proverb

Can your A/C Leak Detector Identify All the Most Common Refrigerants Today?

Premium Refrigerant Leak Detector

  • The LD7 is compatible with most commonly used refrigerants today, including R-134a and 1234yf!
  • The LD7 is equipped with a stable, long life sensor that will last up to 10 years!
  • The LD7 meets all of the current industry leak detector standards!

Change Your Car Wash from a COST CENTER to a PROFIT CENTER!


LaserWash AutoXpress

The PDQ LaserWash AutoXpress features high-pressure touch-free wash technology that provides quick, exceptional cleaning unsurpassed by any other touch-free wash in the auto dealer industry.

  • Easy loading process - No attendant required.
  • Fast wash speeds with up to 23 vehicles per hour.
  • Low fresh water consumption with as little as 21 gallons / wash.
  • Touch-free washing eliminates brush contact with vehicles, minimizing damages.
  • Cleans all production vehicles even the largest SUVs and trucks, including duallys.
  • No hydraulic systems which are prone to leaks.

Happy Memorial Day!

Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday of May. This year if falls on Monday, May 28th.

Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces.

It also marks the unofficial start of the summer.

“Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude. America will never forget their sacrifices.” — Harry S. Truman

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AirVolution D 550 Fan

  • Extremely effective at controlling temperature and humidity.
  • The system design eliminates the gearbox for a lighter, leak-proof fan that is durable and runs with less friction.
  • Easy-to-install, maintenance-free and practically inaudible.
  • Wash-Down Duty rated for indoor and outdoor use.

ROI — Hand Washing vs. Automation

Automatic Roll-Over Drive-Thru Car Wash

This completely automatic car wash system provides the ultimate in wash quality, consistency, ease of use and durability.

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Today is National Pizza Party Day!

National Pizza Party Day is always the third Friday in May.

Order it or make your own, it doesn’t matter … who needs an excuse to eat pizza and call it a party?

Did You Know?

  • Regular thin crust is most popular in America, it is preferred by 61% of the population, 14% prefer deep-dish, and 11% prefer extra thin crust.
  • 62% of Americans prefer meat toppings while 38% prefer vegetables.
  • Saturday night is the most popular night to eat pizza.
  • Pizza Deliverers claim women are better tippers.
  • Pizzerias represent 17% of all restaurants.


Thinking of Updating Your Service Department? Ask us!


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Automatic Heated Aqueous Parts Washer UL/CSA Listed

Automatic, water-based parts cleaning system that enables companies to get rid of hazardous solvents and to save hours that used to be wasted on hand cleaning.

Fearful of Corrosion?
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It is a multi-metal safe, low-temperature, heavy-duty detergent. Its low-foaming action is designed to remove heavy and light oils, greases, light carbon deposits and other contaminants.


New and Improved Service Jack Pack!

3-Ton Aluminum Jack and Jack Stand Pack

The newly updated 3-Ton Aluminum Racing Service Jack Pack combines the 1546 Service Jack and the 1596 Jack Stands for a ready-to-go package!

  • New and improved hydraulics and a wider track for the wheels make it durable and easy-to-use.
  • 4’ padded lower handle protects rocker and door panels while providing maximum leverage to lift vehicles to a maximum of 19.2".
  • Rubber saddle protects vehicle undercarriage and prevents slipping.
  • Warranty: Lifetime.

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Mother’s Day!


Don’t forget Mother’s Day is Sunday May 13th.

In 1914, Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother’s Day, held on the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers.

“No one in your life will ever love you as your mother does. There is no love as pure, unconditional and strong as a mother’s love. And I will never be loved that way again.”
-Hope Edelman

Need an Electric Vehicle Charging Station?


Bosch Power Max 2

Power Max 2, Second-Generation Charging Station from Bosch, works with nearly all electric vehicles sold in North America.

Built to exceed NEMA 3R standards, making it weather-resistant and suitable for indoor or outdoor installation. It will safely charge in rain, snow, sleet and ice or in the comfort of your garage.


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  • Crane folds into a compact package for storage.
  • For “close-in” work, leg spread adjusts to clear vehicle’s wheels or other obstacles.
  • Telescoping boom extension gives additional reach.
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  • Equipped with roller-bearing mounted wheels, crane tools smoothly into position or storage location.
  • Steering dolly provides easy maneuverability.

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