Technicians Corner

Posted By: Dirk Skogerboe on December 10, 2015

You’re working on a customer’s vehicle and once all the nuts and bolts are off, the part’s still stuck.

Posted By: Debo Sadare on October 27, 2015

The expected lifespan of tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) sensors is between 7 and 10 years, meaning many vehicles coming into your shop are already in need or going to be in need of r

Posted By: Justin Fisette on October 12, 2015

We’re returning to AAPEX and SEMA this year with a new booth, new products, new SEMA location and the newly-finished OTC Triple Speed trike.

Posted By: Marc Rosone on September 3, 2015

Each year, PTEN (Professional Tool & Equipment News) seeks out the newest and most innovative products introduced to the marketplace.

Posted By: Rob Kochie on August 25, 2015

OTC has always represented the highest quality tools at the best value for technicians. From our original line of pullers to tools forged in our manufacturing facility in Owatonna, techs have relied on OTC for nearly 100 years.

Posted By: Ed Lipscomb on August 17, 2015

It’s time for you to purchase a new diagnostic scan tool.

Posted By: HP Meyen on July 29, 2015

Diagnostics is the core to access to the car. The ability to ‘talk’ to a car is vital for technicians and will only become more important as automobiles continues to get more complicated and, eventually, automated.

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Posted By: Ed Lipscomb on May 18, 2015

Over the last several months, we’ve done little but obsess over the Encore. How to make it faster, offer more coverage, make the changes we’ve heard are needed from technicians.

Posted By: Ed Lipscomb on October 15, 2014