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01
Feb

Understanding Road Force: Why Do We Balance Wheels?

Have you ever driven along a highway or sped down and noticed a vibration in your steering wheel? This is a sign of a wheel imbalance or a road force variation that causes vibration in your steering wheel.

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01
Feb

Back 2 Basics: Step-by-Step Wheel Alignment

Have you noticed an uneven tyre wear? Is the direction of your vehicle pulling to another side? Your steering wheel is drifting when you are driving straight? If yes, it is confirmed that your vehicle needs an alignment. This is not something to neglect, your vehicle will not enhance its performance on its own.

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01
Feb

The Warning Signs Of Bad Wheel Alignment

A poorly maintained road is the greatest enemy of the wheels. Uneven roads or potholes will mess up the alignment of the wheels. Sometimes, it seems like it is just a very small misalignment problem, but, this can still cause issues with your wheels and overall driving experience.

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01
Feb

How often should Wheel Alignment, Balancing and Rotation be done?

Wheel Alignment, Balancing and Rotation are 3 terminologies that are totally different in both meaning and practice. A slight oversight in catering to these aspects can lead to some problems from a vibration of your steering wheel, to risky driving conditions. These practices should be given equal attention for a smooth and safe ride of your vehicle.

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01
Feb

Why Do I Need Wheel Alignment?

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Your vehicle needs maintenance to perform safely and at its best. Proper Wheel Alignment is one thing that plays an essential role in safe driving. Properly aligned wheels are necessary to maximise the lives of tyres for safe operation of any type of vehicle. Proper Wheel Alignment means ensuring smooth handling and cornering that, in turn, improves fuel efficiency.

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02
May

Latest Compac Range!

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Check out our updated brochure of the Compac Equipment Range specific to us. With the added Workshop Cranes and High Lift Jacks we can help you get your workshop will running like a well-oiled machine. The Compac gear is manufactured in Denmark and comes with an industry leading 3 year warranty! There is no doubt about it, Compac is simply the best Workshop gear there is.

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12
Oct

Mega Spring Clean

We are cleaning out the warehouse!

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20
Jun

Compac’s Air/Hydraulic Jacks are here!

As part of Treadway Equipped’s commitment to Compac products in New Zealand, we have launched their Air/Hydraulic Range, which has 4 models, all covered by their outstanding 3 year warranty of course!

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20
Jun

Strength and Stability with the Compac CAX 8H Axle Stands

As with all Compac gear, the quality of these jacks will put your mind at ease.  They have a fully welded structure using the highest-grade materials.  The frames are powder-coated and the supports are galvanised to prolong the life of these stands. And as with all Compac gear the CAX-8H Stands come with a 3-year warranty.

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11
Nov

It's Arrived!

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The first shipment of the Compac gear has arrived! This premuim range of Jacks is produced in Denmark and comes with a market leading 3 year Warranty. Four dedicated Danes established Compac in 1946, their vision was quality quality quality.  After 67 years they are proud to continue in their efforts to strengthen their reputation for simply the best equipment you can use. Compac also have an outstanding spare parts system, they can still provide parts for their first jacks produced in 1946! 

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