CoolDrive’s Latest Workshop Offerings on Show at Autocare 2023
7 May, 2023
CoolDrive Auto Parts continues to stand apart as one of the most trusted partners to workshops in an ever-evolving automotive landscape.
This dedication will be showcased to the industry at next month’s Autocare 2023 in Brisbane, headlined by its technical training offerings, expansive tools and equipment range, and renewed focus on vehicle diagnostics.
For the first time, members of CoolDrive’s technical training team will be supporting the Autocare 2023 Technical Training Program, running multiple sessions across the event’s two days.
Clint Flower will be hosting sessions focusing on what technicians need to know about pass thru technology and the importance of using an oscilloscope on diagnosing issues with today’s vehicles, and, together with Loan Bosser from GYS, will be discussing the importance of using the proper charger on lithium starter batteries.
Additionally, Ken Fendle will discuss vehicle communication protocols and fault testing to help attendees accurately diagnose and interpret vehicle faults.
These training sessions at Autocare are just a snapshot of the technical training on offer by CoolDrive which runs specialised events across the country, with its experienced team consisting of automotive industry trainers, trade teachers, dealership technicians and partnerships with industry associations.
“CoolDrive understands the importance of training and staying up to date with ever-changing vehicle technology,” said Matthew Douglass, Category Manager – Tools and Equipment at CoolDrive Auto Parts.
“Our comprehensive training sessions cover all manner of topics, with the over-arching aim to ensure CoolDrive customers have the tools to properly service and repair modern vehicles and are also equipped with the knowledge and hands-on experience of new and emerging technologies.
“We are proud to be supporting the Autocare training program and look forward to networking with the industry throughout the event to discuss the future of the automotive landscape, and how CoolDrive can support our workshop partners now, and into the future.”
On CoolDrive’s expansive stand at Autocare, there will be displays focused on its comprehensive tools and equipment range, including leading products from its family of brands.
Highlighted on stand will be auto electrical and EV safety tools from Jaylec, air-conditioning diagnostic tools from Jayair, workshop tools from Aunger, Ignite workshop and inspection lighting, complemented by engine management diagnostic tools from AFI.
There will also be a dedicated display on CoolDrive’s CoolData, a leading technical resource platform that enables workshops to diagnose, maintain and repair vehicles and trucks with technical drawings, a unique electronics data module including wiring diagrams and guided tests, and intelligent diagnostics.
With interactive features, the display will demonstrate the many user-friendly benefits of CoolData which include step-by-step maintenance instructions, estimated repair times and guided diagnostics to help a workshop boost productivity and improve workflow.
The CoolDrive stand will also highlight the company’s expanded hybrid and electric vehicle offerings, which include safety equipment, tools, chargers and workshop apparel from leading brands including Bosch, Tolsen, Salisbury and Jaylec, as well as automated external defibrillators (AEDs).
Representatives from CoolDrive’s highly experienced team will be on stand throughout the entire event to discuss CoolDrive’s product and service offerings.
A particular focus for the team will be on CoolDrive’s diagnostics range, which features all manner of software, scan tools and complementary equipment., with staff on hand, including representatives from GYS France, to discuss the most appropriate solutions for individual workshops and their specific needs.
Diagnostic product solutions include Bosch KTS and the ESI[tronic] 2.0 software, Prologics sensor diagnostic test kits, the AFI Diagnostic Smoke Machine, a PicoScope Oscilloscope as well as GYS Battery Support Units - all of which will be displayed by CoolDrive at Autocare 2023.
Autocare 2023 will be held at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre from 9-10 June 2023. For more information, visit www.autocare.org.au.
CoolDrive Auto Parts will be located at Stand 87, with a second display dedicated to its tools and equipment range at Stand 64.