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Conway, AR – Oct. 17, 2019 – The Snap-on® booth (#10839) at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show will display the latest offerings from John Bean®, including tire changers, wheel balancers, aligners and lifts.


John Bean strives daily to produce innovative products to help our customers increase productivity and get the job done right the first time.


Every tire technician knows weight placement is critical when balancing a wheel.


Conway, AR – Sept. 5, 2018 – Ergonomic and easy-to-use, the new John Bean® 9800 Heavy Duty Wheel Balancing System is perfect for shops that perform multiple heavy-duty balancing jobs day in and day out.


As the original innovator in advanced imaging wheel alignment technology, we spend a lot of time speaking to customers and observing their work place.


John Bean's B2000P Wheel Balancing System is the only automated diagnostic wheel balancing system that offers touchless measurement and analysis.


Conway, AR – Aug. 7, 2018 – Customers looking for in-depth information about the latest John Bean® wheel service innovations can start their search on the newly updated John Bean website at


Our U.S. based Alignment Engineering Center team thinks only about wheel alignment. Our core belief is that delivering great products that improve reliability of service and time savings requires dedication to the industry. That is why we have maintained our Alignment Center of Excellence with a dedicated alignment engineering team.


As a veteran of the tire industry you are aware that tires have become lower profile, stiffer, and more difficult to mount. Making sure the bead is in the drop center is critical to ensure installation is damage free for the tire and wheel.