wheels Archives - BodyShop Business
Auto Care Association Opposes New Connecticut Repair Regulation

New regulation would require repair shops engaged in changing the oil or tires and tubes of a motor vehicle to determine if the motor vehicle being repaired or worked upon is subject to an open recall.

Coats Expands Maxx Tire Changer Line with MAXX 50

The Maxx 50 tire changer features many of the key Maxx features but gives low-volume shops the ability to get a best-in-class tire changer with only the essential tools they need. 

Hunter Releases Video on Servicing Carbon Fiber Wheels

The video demonstrates best practices as they apply to the carbon fiber Corvette wheel in particular.

Dannmar Upgrades DB-70 Automatic Wheel Balancer

The updated DB-70 automatic wheel balancer from Dannmar offers reliable, consistent performance thanks to its digital sensor technology and other features.

1-800EveryRim Launches RimText

RimText is a system that allows shops to quickly and easily purchase OEM wheels as well as sell their takeoffs.

All Star Auto Lights Acquires Blackburn OEM Wheel Solutions

This is All Star’s third acquisition in the aftermarket original equipment wheel space since 2021 and transforms All Star beyond its traditional auto lights business.

VIDEO: U-POL Specialty Fillers, Part 1

Dan Reutter discusses U-POL D Fine Metallic Polyester Filler, a versatile direct-to-metal formula with high adhesion across multiple substrates.

VIDEO: U-POL Raptor Protective Coatings, Part 4

How to do a wheel restoration with U-POL’s Raptor Protective Coating system.

VIDEO: Dismounting and Mounting Tire Assemblies

Tips on how to change a high-performance, run-flat tire without damaging the wheel, TPMS sensor or tire.

VIDEO: Solving Tire Vibration Issues

How to solve tire vibration issues by using a wheel balancer and measuring road force.

Blackburn OEM Wheel Solutions Enhances Transit Times

The improvements to the already free shipping program affects Blackburn’s next day (1 business day) and second day (2 business day) shipping zones.

VIDEO: Hunter Dynamic Wheel Balancing

Dave Fox of Hunter Engineering and Andrew Markel of Babcox Media discuss wheel weight placement and dynamic wheel balancing.