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Hunter Engineering announces three-year warranty for all replacement parts

Hunter Engineering announced a three-year replacement parts warranty, retroactive to Jan. 1. Any equipment installation taking place in 2021 is covered under the new policy, the company says. The new document standardizes the warranty for all Hunter replacement parts and product levels. The company also says that labor will retain its original six-month warranty. The new policy

Hunter releases new L494HD heavy-duty four-post lift

Hunter Engineering has released a new, 35,000-lb. heavy-duty four-post lift, the L494HD. The company says the L494HD has galvanized runways which offer corrosion protection, capable of servicing vehicles up to a 320-in. wheelbase. Hunter’s L494HD comes alignment ready with turnplate pockets and slip plates for servicing standard vehicles, the company says. The new four-post lift

Hunter HD vehicle unmanned inspection system will be available in 2021

Hunter says its unmanned alignment and tire tread inspection system, Quick Check Drive and Quick Tread Edge, will soon be available for heavy-duty service facilities. Hunter estimates the system will be available for order in the spring of 2021. Hunter says the system supports multi-trailer configurations, dual axles and super single tires. The heavy-duty inspection

Hunter releases new heavy-duty tire changer

Hunter is releasing the TCX635HD model to its heavy-duty tire changer lineup. Hunter says the TCX635HD has 18% more speed and 30% more torque than its previous model for over-the-road tire changing on standard, wide base and super single assemblies. The heavy-duty tire changer features a lower carriage which allows for more ergonomic rollup while

Hunter releases printout to assist with heavy-duty alignment sales

With the recent release of WinAlign 16.2, Hunter has released a new alignment inspection printout to assist with selling heavy-duty alignments. Customers with Hunter’s WinAlign HD alignment machine and latest WinAlign software update (16.2) have a new way to present alignment check results for heavy vehicles, the company says. Once alignment is checked on a

Hunter upgrades chassis configuration for tire changers

Hunter has released heavier and more rigid versions of its conventional table-top tire changers. The new tire changers are available in TCX50H, TCX51H and TCX53H (above) configurations featuring a wide chassis. The TCX50H, TCX51H and TCX53H also include a 220V dedicated motor, 50% more torque and two-speed (7 and 17 RPM), 25% heavier mass and 10% less

Hunter introduces TCX625 Plus heavy-duty tire changer

Hunter Engineering Co. has introduced the TCX625 Plus heavy-duty tire changer. According to Hunter, these are the features of the new tire changer: The TCX625’s pedal-controlled inner roller saves the operator time and effort, bringing service times that are comparable to manual methods, but are much safer. An enhanced lever also improves traction when mounting