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Josh Smith

Assistant Editor - Vehicle Repair Group
Phone: 920-563-1602
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Tool Review: IPA Injector Seat Cleaning Kit

Feb. 13, 2017
This kit provides a massive upgrade to the reviewer’s previous cleaning method.
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Tool Review: GTE Tools SmartSnap Pliers

Dec. 15, 2016
Even after extended use, the reviewer says these pliers haven’t broken any tips and have not had any issues.
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Tool Review: KTC Tools Nepros 1/4” Drive Ratchet and 10mm Socket

Dec. 15, 2016
The reviewer says this ratchet and socket are tools that techs would be proud to have in their collection.
Marc Mellgren's top-and-bottom Mac Macsimizer measures 13’ long by 69” high by 27” deep.
Shop Equipment

Big-Time Boxes: Marc Mellgren, Mac Tools

Oct. 14, 2016
The additional space gives this tech access to a total of 21 drawers and 12 shelves.
Randy Begin
Diagnostic & Repair

Top 10 Tools: Randy Begin

Oct. 14, 2016
Randy Begin's mission is to restore the integrity and respect of the automotive industry one repair shop at a time. He uses these tools to progress toward those goals.
Various fleets have found that adding the appropriate alternative fuel vehicle to a particular application can achieve a variety of objectives. UPS, by way of example, has 7,200 alternative fuel trucks in operation, like this propane-fueled vehicle, in an effort to meet energy-reduction goals and positively impact the environment.
Emissions & Efficiency

Fueled to succeed

Oct. 7, 2016
Alternatives to gasoline and diesel can provide environmental benefits and reduced operating costs.