Service Tools and Shop Equipment


CruzTools’ 3/8-inch-drive socket bit sets made the top 10 during Dealer Expo’s Kickstart product competition. Marketed as being high-quality but affordable, they contain only sizes needed for powersports vehicles and come on a handy rail. Retail prices range from $23 to $30, depending on the set.

Contact: CruzTools Inc., 888-909-8665,

Park Tool PH-T1 wrenches fit Torx-style fasteners. Star-shaped ends ensure strong, secure engagement, preventing cam-out, the company says, adding that its proprietary P handles provide comfort, control and leverage. The wrenches are made in the U.S. from hardened steel. A set of eight comes with a T6, T8, T10, T15, T20, T25, T30 and T40. MSRP is $54.95.

Contact: Park Tool Co., 888-568-4959,

SuperFlow Technologies Group has three new flowbenches and a new spark probe system. The SF-260, SF-450 and SF-750 flowbenches come with a FlowCom computer system that make them faster and easier to use. For details on them and the SF-2445 spark probe system, go to the company’s newly redesigned website, listed below.

Contact: SuperFlow Technologies Group, 800-471-7701,

This story originally appeared in the Dealernews April 2010 issue.