Product Overview

The John Bean Prism Mobile Wheel Alignment System is the world’s first alignment system to combine imaging alignment technology in a portable package. It provides dramatic productivity improvements and offers more features than conventional aligners, at a lower price. The Prism leverages a wireless communication system with Bluetooth® technology, cordless pods powered by lithium ion batteries, and components made from lightweight magnesium.

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Features




Rolling Runout Compensation

Advanced Pro42 Software

  • Easy to use interface guides the technician through the alignment process with intuitive graphics
  • Advanced interface allows the technician to complete a fast and efficient, rolling compensation without jacking the vehicle

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Unmatched Mobility

Unmatched Mobility

  • Bluetooth® enabled wireless communication to sensor pods allowing the technician 330 feet (101 meters) of freedom - even in areas known to have high electrical interference - for true mobility
  • Magnesium pods, targets and aluminum clamps are durable, impact-resistant and lightweight
  • Advanced design requires pods at rear wheels only, reducing overall component weight by 50%

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EZ-Link™

EZ-Link™* Steering Angle Sensor (SAS) Reset

EZ-Link™ software alerts the technician of OEM service and maintenance procedures related to Electronic Stability Control and Electric Power Steering systems.

OEM instructions guide the technician through the process of resetting the steering angle sensors along with other sensors as required. EZ-Link™ includes manual as well as electronic resets.

EZ-Link™

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User-Friendly Interface

User-Friendly Interface

  • Make technicians experts with easy-to-use graphics and job aids
  • Use available step-by-step instructions as a guide for completing even the most complex tasks consistently - the first time

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Manufacturer Specs

Manufacturer Specs

  • Handle a wide variety of vehicles that come in your shop
  • Rely on a comprehensive manufacturer database spanning 25+ years

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Color Customer Reports

Color Customer Reports

  • Enhance customer satisfaction with personalized reports showing readings before and after service

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Ride Height Measurement

Ride Height Measurement*

  • Measure ride height and obtain proper alignment specs for those vehicles requiring it

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EZ-Toe

EZ-Toe*

  • Turn the front wheels and access difficult adjustment points while still displaying centered toe readings
  • Significantly reduce front toe adjustment times

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VMI

VMI

  • Save time by viewing results of runout directly on the pod without stopping or repositioning to look at the monitor

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Unmatched Mobility

Cordless Lithium Ion Rechargeable Batteries

  • Lithium Ion batteries can go up to a full week without recharging
  • Battery display on the pod shows the percentage of power remaining
  • Alerts notify the technician when the pod's battery reaches a certain discharge level
  • Electronic components are designed with ultra-low power requirements to maximize battery performance

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Hardware That’s Built To Last

Hardware That’s Built To Last

  • Advanced design requires pods at rear wheels only, reducing overall component weight by 50%
  • Passive front wheel targets improve durability - no electronics to damage
  • Magnesium pods, targets and clamps are durable, impact resistant and lightweight

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Bluetooth-Enabled Wireless Communication

Bluetooth® Enabled Wireless Communication

  • Perform alignments within 330 feet (100 meters) of the console - even in areas that have high electrical interference - for true portability
  • Pods communicate with each other and the console using Bluetooth™ wireless technology

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Help Videos

View detailed videos of how to make needed adjustments to complete even the most complex tasks

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Features

  • SAI and Thrust Angle
  • Included Angle
  • Toe Out On Turns/Max Turn
  • Front and Rear Toe
  • Front/Rear/All/Zoom Readings
  • FrameCheck™ Light Truck Frame Angle
  • Initial/Final Color Printouts
  • Individual Camber/Caster/Toe
  • Front Caster (-28° to +28°)
  • Front & Rear Camber (-15° to +15°)
  • 3D Animation
  • Video Help
  • A-Arm Adjustments
  • Adjust Camber Only
  • Elevated Adjustments
  • Rear Shim Programs
  • Multiple Lift Support (3)
  • Vehicle Specs: 25* years
  • EZ-Link™*
  • EZ-Toe™*
  • Equalize Toe Warning
  • Adjust Front Before Rear Warning
  • Ride Height*
  • Multiple Clamp Support
  • 2-Wheel Alignment
  • 32 Languages
  • Multiple Print Formats
  • Custom Vehicle Specifications
  • Regional Specifications
  • Integrated Help System (PDF)
  • Tools, Parts, and Adjustment Instructions
  • Advanced Customer Database with Backup/Restore
  • Multiple Units of Measure
  • Caster and SAI on Turntables
  • SAI Elevated
  • Live Caster, Camber and Toe - Turntables
  • Live Caster, Camber and Toe - Elevated
  • NorthStar Shim Program
  • Light Truck Bushing
  • Camber & Toe - Turntables (Frozen Caster)
  • Camber & Toe - Elevated (Frozen Caster)


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Specifications

Wheel Size 13" - 24" (33 cm - 61 cm)
Tire Diameter Up to 37" (Up to 94 cm)
Track Width 48" - 96" (122 cm - 244 cm)
Wheelbase 79" - 180" (201 cm - 457 cm)
Power Requirements 120/230V 1Ph 50/60Hz

Accessories

Standard Accessories

Part Number Description
EAK0289J10A X-Light™ Wheel Clamps (Set of 4)
EAK0289J12A Front Left and Right Shatter-Proof Imaging Targets
EAK0289J43A Rear Left and Right Pods
00055502000 Steering Wheel Holder
00000096000 Brake Pedal Depressor

Recommended Accessories

Part Number Description
EAK0289J06A Premium Turntables

Optional Accessories

Part Number Description
EAK0268J62A Universal Wheel Clamp Extension Kit (to 28")
EAK0268J63A Alloy Quick Clamp Kit