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Apprentices put through their paces at World Skills UK

Competition this week has been tough in both the Automotive Technology and Heavy Vehicle Engineering sections, of the 2017 World Skills UK event at the NEC Birmingham. New Road Force Diagnostic Task proving to be a challenge! As sponsors Pro-Align, were please to deliver and support both the Four wheel alignment task, with the Hunter […]

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ADAS set up and ready for reset

ADAS or to not ADAS – ask us the question?

Why should a workshop consider? ADAS With most new vehicles now coming equipped with a host of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) , it’s essential that these are serviced and calibrated correctly for them to deliver their intended safety benefit. In many instances, this requires the calibration and reset to be completed in conjunction with […]

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Supporting Auto Tech competition at The Skills Show

As apprentice automotive technicians prepare themselves for the competition finals at next week’s Skills Show. Pro-Align have been working closely with the training and adjudication team David Walker and Lee Goodman (and the IMI- Institute of the Motor Industry) to ensure this years Auto Tech skills competition will be the best yet. New Task to […]

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Double debut at Automechanika

Leading wheel servicing equipment specialist, Pro-Align, selected this year’s Automechanika Birmingham for the launch of its two latest workshop systems. Featuring a number of exciting innovations, the equipment has been designed to help workshops improve their customer service levels and operational efficiency. Attracting much attention at the show and now available to order is the […]

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Helping workshops create a certain future

With much uncertainty affecting the wider economy and business confidence in general, we are advising workshop owners that by accessing the firm’s business toolbox, you can be sure of creating a winning and profitable future.  Managing director, Paul Beaurain, explains: “Creating a successful workshop is no mean feat and requires the careful coordination of a […]

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Launched at Automechanika, The Road Force Elite – Is this now the end of the road for traditional wheel balancers?

Hunter’s revolutionary Road Force wheel balancing technology, which solves the most challenging wheel vibration issues, has been taken to the next step with the launch of the new Road Force Elite (RFE) balancer. Launched this week at Automechanika Birmingham, the new RFE now incorporates Hunter’s ‘vision system’ which provides a host of benefits for users […]

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Pro-Align Rally Winners

The Pro-Align backed historic rally team won their first major event, the Glens of Antrim Rally, a round of the Northern Ireland Rally Championship, on 6th May. There was a strong field in the Historic class, with an array of late 1970’s works specification cars, including Mk2 Ford Escort RS1800’s, a 3 litre Porsche 911 and […]

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Time is of the workshop essence!

With people’s everyday modern lifestyle now demanding, speed, service, faster connection, and a ‘ready now’ expectation, have you ever taken five minutes to consider how your customers view their time spent in your reception/waiting room?  Time in waiting rooms enters a new dimension, time seems to slow down, with every second ticking slower than before, […]

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