Car-O-Liner Academy hosts Toyota's Norwegian National Skills Contest


Car-O-Liner Academy in Gothenburg hosted the Norwegian version of Toyota’s National Skills Contest, Oct. 1-2. The Golden Hammer. This year 4 Norwegian collision repair technicians have traveled to Sweden to compete in Welding techniques, Repair of damaged door, Aluminum repair, Measuring and anchoring and in Technical documentation – Safety. The winner was Knut Hovi from Toyota Oslo. The other competitors, who all did a fantastic job, were Øyvind Frøshaug, Jahn Raade and Martin Hvidsten. On hand from Toyota Norway were Sven Rollve, Product Manager and Jan Ove Kaarbø, Technical Manager.


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handEye for Android now available

handEye_android.pngWireless, mobile software application for vehicle measurement 

An Android version of our handEye™ app has now been approved by Google and is available for download from Google Play. 

handEye communicates with the computer via wireless network technology and is compatible with the Car-O-Tronic™ Vision measuring system. Whatever the software is showing on the computer screen is also visible in your  Smart Phone. You don’t need to move back and forth between the vehicle and your computer screen anymore - the information is now in your hand!

Of course handEye remains available for iOS Apple devices and may be downloaded from the App Store.

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Car-O-Liner® Aluminum Workstation Wins Professional Tool & Equipment News 2015 Innovation Award! Awarded Top Honors in Body Shop Equipment Product Category

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Car-O-Liner® has been selected as the winner of the Professional Tool & Equipment News (PTEN) Innovation Award in the BodyShop Equipment category for the Car-O-Liner Aluminum Workstation.

Aluminum_Workstation.pngEvery year, PTEN requests tool and equipment manufacturers to submit their new and innovative products for consideration in the PTEN Innovation Awards.  This year, the publication received a record 117 product nominations in February with judging and award recognition in August.

Evaluated by a panel of judges consisting of technicians and shop owners, the PTEN Innovation Awards recognize the most innovative products introduced in the last year to the automotive aftermarket. These tools, introduced or significantly updated within the last year, are evaluated based on their ability to make vehicle diagnosis and repair easier and more efficient, and make shops more productive.

Car-O-Liner’s Aluminum Workstation is a durable, high-quality repair system containing an array o

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f tools designed specifically for aluminum repair.  Innovative carbon fiber pull bars are as much as 30% lighter than the aluminum counterpart with a lifetime warranty and include an extended length pull bar ideal for aluminum bedside repairs.  The work surface and shelves provide ample storage space to organize your tools in one place while maximizing productivity.

“It is an honor to receive this prestigious award”, said Doug Bortz, Director of Sales & Marketing for Car-O-Liner Company. “Our company considers this accolade in high regard as representative of our mission to meet evolving industry requirements with products such as our innovative aluminum workstation.”

Read more about Car-O-Liner's Aluminum Workstation and Aluminum Repair Products here >

Car-O-Liner's frame alignment bench has received a face-lift and new accessories that make it even faster and easier to get started on collision repair.

Speed, Grey, with Drive-On Ramps

Both Speed and Speed Plus are now available in Grey.
They are also available to order with and without
the Telescopic Lifting Pad Kit.




Telescopic lifting arms for SpeedThe B736 Telescopic Lifting Pad Kit gives you even faster set-up times.

The removable bench arms with telescopic lifting pads can be adjusted
vertically for easy mounting and lifting. Simply lift and turn the lever to raise
or lower the pads. (Kit includes 4 units of B735)
Available in Car-O-Liner Blue and Grey 


Speed Drive-On Ramp KitWith the B68 Drive-On Ramp Kit there is no need for extra arms. 

With Speed’s new drive-on ramps your repair work can begin almost immediately. The
ramps are easily lifted on/off the bench as desired. Drive-on and get to work!
(Kit includes Rubber Pad Kit, Art. No. 46870)
Available in Car-O-Liner Blue and Grey. 


B649 Speed Extension for Measuring

The B649 Strengthened Measuring Extensions - give increased performance
and safety, even during pulling. Available in Car-O-Liner Blue and Grey.





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Car-O-Liner is at WorldSkills 2015 in São Paulo, Brazil.


Car-O-Liner takes pride in helping the young talented technicians who are taking part in the Auto Body Repair competition at WorldSkills 2015 in São Paulo, Brazil.

Auto Body Repairers return vehicles damaged by collision to the same condition of operation, safety and appearance to their pre-collision state. They must prepare the vehicle to a condition ready for refinishing by a car painter.

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