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Technology working for garages and motorists

Tires are the only vehicle components that actually touch the road. In an era where connectivity is becoming a staple in automotive, Connected Tires will quickly become your tire dealer’s new allies

The correct alignment

Often mistakenly confused with toe-in (which is only a part of it), correct wheel alignment is crucial as vehicle stability and even proper tire wear depend on it

Digitization and internet of things the new challenges for tire shops

We are well aware that during the various lockdowns caused by the pandemic, online shopping soared to new records. The tragic Covid-19-driven contingency, however, has only emphasized a trend that was already evident, and that is to consider the Internet as an important purchasing channel

Smooth running

From Magneti Marelli Parts & Services comes a new line of lubricating oils, developed with Shell and intended for the Checkstar network and distribution through spare parts dealers

A necessary balancing point

Wheel balancing is a necessary and important maintenance operation: it contributes to maintaining the correct alignment of the vehicle, ensuring safety and performance

Aiming for higher safety levels

Two-or four-posts, electro-hydraulic or electro-mechanical, single or double scissor, independent column lifts: the range of garage lifts on the market seems endless. However, product evolution is moving in the direction of improved ergonomics and increased safety.

Car repair - fewer injuries in the workshop

Inail (National Insurance Institute against Accidents on the Workplace) recorded a 9.03% reduction in claims. Greater attention from operators and the closure of certain activities are the factors that have influenced this result