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Professional automotive forum for discussion of automotive tools, equipment and products. Although product representatives for tool & equipment companies do participate in a helpful way, this forum (like all areas of iATN) does not permit any advertising, so the discussion that takes place is by and for the users of the products. Discussion of special tool uses, solutions, and best practices. This forum is for experienced automotive repair professionals only, membership required.

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Recent Automotive Discussions in the Automotive Tool & Equipment Forum

Need Mercedes 116589001300 cylinder head bolt removal tool
06/30/2022 in the Tool & Equipment Forum
Anybody have a Mercedes Tool [...] for removing the cylinder head bolts on a older Mercedes V8=.
What Soldering station/ solder gun do you use?
06/25/2022 in the Tool & Equipment Forum
What soldering station/ solder gun do you use? I have to solder a lot of wires on dump trucks at my job. My 140 watt weller solder gun is not up to the task as it takes a long time warm up the copper wires so the solder can melt. I do not like using a but...
Q. about Techstream Security key writing function
06/24/2022 in the Tool & Equipment Forum
Hello! As you know, for newer Toyota (MY 2021 - ) after ECU replacement, it is important to confirm if ECU security key writing is necessary (Toyota T-SB-0111-20). My question. What level of subscription to TIS (Standard or Professional Diagnostic or Secu...
KD 3437 flex magnet
06/24/2022 in the Tool & Equipment Forum
Anyone know where I can get one of these?. I lost my last one in a fire. I have several magnets, but none work as well as this. It's very small and flexible, plus the magnet is shielded until you push it out. This will get into more places than any other ...
Rotary Wheel Aligner
06/17/2022 in the Tool & Equipment Forum
Hello! Curious if anyone has any experience with the new R1065 Rotary Wheel alignment system? With the tablet? We are not a high volume alignment shop, primarily do tires and alignments to keep our customers in place and service those who absolutely don't...

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