A run down of exhibitor highlights at MECHANEX Sandown Park, Surrey! Join us on the 6th & 7th November 2018.
The UK’s only regional tradeshow dedicated to garage businesses is back for its final show of 2018!
The automotive aftermarket is evolving at an alarming rate, so it’s more important than ever to stay on top of the latest technology, training, products and information available to your business. Attending MECHANEX is the perfect way to ensure that you are up to speed.
Here’s a taste of what’s to come…
AA GARAGE GUIDE – C9
The company will be showcasing its three main products: AA Certified Programme, AA Garage Guide and the new Tow-ins Network.
ABSOLUTE ALIGNMENT – B16
Absolute Alignment will exhibit the latest in wheel alignment technology. As experts in the field, they have selected a range of CCD and 3D wheel aligners to suit all budgets and installations.
ALLDATA – B7
ALLDATA will be hosting live TechTalks and demos with Andy Savva at both days of the show. Hear live discussions on industry issues, workshop challenges, and learn how to improve workshop quality, efficiency and profitability by using ALLDATA Repair.
AUTOCARE – D16
Find out the benefits that Autocare could bring to your garage by signing up to the Autocrat garage programme from GroupAuto.
AUTOLOGIC – D3
Autologic will be demonstrating the latest AssistPlus Pro and Advanced diagnostic software.
BAILCAST – T18
Demonstrations will be running on-stand throughout the day showing how to fit a Duraboot stretchy CV boot to a tripod joint in addition to demonstrations of how to use the Duragun and Duralec CV boot fitting tools.
BREMBO – D13
Brembo will be showcasing a variety of products offered to aftermarket professionals. It will also be running on-stand seminars focusing on the key aspects of the different product ranges that the company has to offer – brake disc, brake pads, brake fluids and the newborn brake lubricant.
BUTTS OF BAWTRY – A4
The company will be displaying some of its latest products along with demonstrations of its spring compressors and wheel alignment machines.
CARBON CLEAN – F6
Carbon Clean will be displaying its range of Carbon Clean machines which directly tackle carbon build-up inside engines, diesel particulate filters and other power train components.
CARBON ZAPP – D8
Carbon Zapp will display machines that are capable of removing soft carbon quickly and efficiently, in situ, for petrol and diesel engines of all sizes. It will also have machines dedicated for inlet manifolds and DPFs.
CONTINENTAL – E10
Continental brands, Crypton, VDO, ContiTech and ATE, will all be showcasing a range of aftermarket products on the stand this year. Crypton’s ‘don’t break the bank’ campaign will inform visitors of the number one product support package for Crypton’s emissions analyser. VDO will demonstrate how the Autodiagnos Check service tool is perfect for any mechanic. ContiTech will be explaining how workshops can benefit from a five year warranty on all ContiTech products. Finally, ATE will be presenting its brake bleeders with electronic pressure control systems for filling and bleeding brake fluid safely and efficiently.
COOLING EDGE – E7
Cooling Edge will exhibit its range of air conditioning service equipment and diagnostic tools, the popular CTR range of R134A and HFO 1234YF machines now branded ‘Denso Thermal Systems’ as well as the OE approved Waeco service stations.
DAYCO – D12
Dayco will be exhibiting its power transmission solutions, including the renowned High Tenacity or ‘white’ timing belt and belt kits, and its belt-in-oil chain replacement kit, as well as presenting informative technical demonstrations aimed at equipping technicians undertaking primary/timing drive system replacements.
DELPHI TECHNOLOGIES – D15
The company will be demonstrating its range of diagnostic tools and software. This will include the DS150, DS Flash & VTI (Vehicle Technical Information).
DENSO is launching a new user-friendly, comprehensive vehicle inspection tool – e-Videns. The new tool is user-friendly and comprises of hardware and software.
EDT AUTOMOTIVE – B14
EDT Automotive will once again be joining MECHANEX’s line-up of industry-leading suppliers to demonstrate how just one treatment could significantly improve vehicle driveability.
FAHER – T6
Faher will be running continuous demonstrations showing how different products counter the effects of friction and how the companies products have the ability to enhance any lubrication to reduce wear and increase economy and power.
GLOFORCE – F1
GloForce are launching and exhibiting the new EYE-LIGHT PRO designed for the motor mechanic.
HICKLEYS – F13
There will be a huge amount to see on the Hickleys stand this year with new product launches, over twenty products being demonstrated and many other products on display from its range of diagnostic and garage equipment.
JOHNSON CONTROLS – C7
VARTA will be showcasing a new generation of products, services and training for workshops.
KNIPEX – D4
Meet the KNIPEX team at this year’s MECHANEX shows. As always, there will be demonstrations of the latest tools, such as the compact spring hose clamp and hose clamp pliers – now also in a 180mm long version.
LAUNCH UK – E6
The Launch team of experts will be carrying out product demonstrations, including the acclaimed X431 range of professional diagnostics and the CRP range. New products will also be unveiled including the Smoke 1 & Smoke 2 Automotive Diagnostic Leak Detectors.
LUCAS OIL – E14b
The first appearance of Lucas Oil at Sandown will focus on emissions reduction with easy to use problem solving additives. Four new one-shot 155ml fuel treatments from Lucas Oil give garages the chance to add fuel treatment solutions to service menus while remaining competitive on price.
NGK – B1
Independent workshops are being urged to join ignition specialist NGK’s BoxClever garage loyalty scheme at the show. The company will also be showcasing a range of its products and on-stand product training.
NTN SNR – B9
This year, NTN SNR will be delivering three informal talks each day in the small seated area of the stand. The talks will cover common issues found when fitting wheel bearings, auxiliary tensioners and strut top mountings. Throughout the day there will also be live demonstrations on how to correctly reset a hydraulic tensioner using a press, and a generation 2.5 wheel bearing fitment.
PICO – D5
Visit the Pico stand and talk to its experts and find out why PicoScope is like no other diagnostic oscilloscope. See the features and benefits that make it the world’s leading choice for vehicle manufacturers and aftermarket garages alike.
PRO-ALIGN – C4/C5
Pro-Align will be introducing the brand new Hunter PA200 ACE – a mid-range imaging aligner that is extremely competitively priced. This opens up Hunter professional level of alignment serving to all small and medium sized garage and workshops. .
REVIVE – E4
Revive will be explaining the benefits of using its fluid as a fix to turbo over-boost and under-boost conditions and why Revive could be used as a preventative maintenance treatment.
ROADRUNNER – B7b
Road Runner specialises in providing motor trade insurance and will be available to talk to you about your road risks, liability and premises insurance needs.
ROTRONICS – C1
Rotronics will be showcasing the very latest in battery maintenance technology, including CTEK’s PRO Series range of intelligent chargers.
SCHAEFFLER REPXPERT – A14
The Schaeffler stand is essentially a mobile training academy, featuring live, hands-on demonstrations of the company’s latest precision products, tools and technology. At 2018’s shows, Schaeffler will be showcasing its engine expertise, with a focus on the four key systems of Timing, FEAD, Cooling and Valve Train.
SEALEY – D13
Sealey will be showcasing recent additions to their extensive range of garage & workshop products, storage & workstations as well as new promotions, plus their existing best sellers.
SHAFTEC – F11
Experts from Shaftec will be on hand in Manchester to answer questions about the company’s products. There will also be a manually operated hydraulic steering rack with the casing partially cut away to show its internal workings.
SIP INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS – B5
To find out more about the company and special show offers visit the SIP stand.
SKF AUTOMOTIVE – D17
Over on the SKF stand, visitors can see the latest product releases on wheel bearing kits, timing belt kits incl water pump and suspension kits.
SOGEFI FILTRATION – A17
Sogefi Filtration will be showcasing premium filtration aftermarket brands FRAM, PURFLUX, COOPERSFIAAM and SOGEFI PRO. Check out the Q&A with Sogefi’s UK&I team, plus watch its filtration principles video to learn more about its market leading innovations.
STANNERS – D28
Stanners Equipment will be exhibiting its heavy-duty range of I-induction heaters designed for garages, workshops and the light and heavy commercial vehicle market.
SUPERPRO EUROPE – E5
Exclusive distributors of SuperPro’s full range of Polyurethane Suspension Bushes and suspension solutions throughout the UK and Europe.
SYKES – D25
Sykes-Pickavant will be showcasing an exciting range of products from the latest promotional brochure alongside firm favourites from its established collection with solutions for jobs both large and small.
TECNODIAGNOSTICS – F5
Visit the Tecnodiagnostic stand to see demos of the complete range of diagnostic equipment.
TENG TOOLS – C6
The company will be displaying its range of tools and storage solutions that help businesses to streamline their operations and ‘Get Organised’.
THE RACE GROUP – T10
The Race Group will be exhibiting at MECHANEX with Castrol and are excited to share with workshop owners how the “Castrol Service” network can differentiate you from the competition, drive new custom into your workshop and create customer retention.
TECHMAN – B12
Get the clearest view of what goes on in your garage business and maximise performance with the TechMan garage management system. Visit the TechMan stand for live demonstrations of the platform.
TUNAP – A3
TUNAP’s core business supports manufacturers with technical solutions and the brand has a unique range of systems and products that are the recommended fix for many vehicle issues.
TVS-EAG – T8
TVS Automotive Europe will be launching a range of sensors and air suspension at the show.