KYB '4Trainer' Training Vehicle Hits the Streets

KYB ‘4Trainer’ Training Vehicle Hits the Streets

The custom-built Toyota 4Runner will provide onsite education programs and access to the KYB video training series.

KYB announced it is taking its Video Training Series on the road with a custom-built Toyota 4Runner overlanding vehicle, in a move to continue its focus on education and training.

The KYB “4Trainer” will utilize an audio/video system and product displays for onsite education programs, as well as provide immediate access to the KYB video training series. The 4Trainer will showcase KYB products and it features the newly introduced KYB JAOS adjustable suspension lift kits. The vehicle will also be used to educate consumers on the need for increased performance when running larger wheels and tires, hauling, or towing.

The integrated KYB Video Training Series consists of a series of short videos and quizzes for Parts Pros and Service Technicians. Professionals will learn how critical shocks are to vehicle control and safety systems, how to determine if shocks are worn enough to recommend replacement, and techniques focused on increasing their ride control replacement business.

KYB says each Service Technician who completes the program will receive a KYB long sleeve t-shirt, and Parts Professionals completing the program will receive their choice of KYB hats. The interactive, self paced KYB Video Training Series can also be found at www.kyb.com/training.

A special 4Trainer feature on Truck U will air on December 4 on MotorTrendTV. The KYB 4Trainer will be making appearances throughout the U.S. and Canada. Automotive Professionals can contact their local KYB Sales Manager to request an appearance, the company says.

You May Also Like

ASE Offers Remote Option for Recertification Testing

This remote testing option is available for all ASE recertifications tests, excluding L1 and L2 tests.

The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) introduced a remote testing option for ASE recertification tests. Through a partnership with Prometric, ASE will now offer the ProProctor remote testing option as a recertification solution. 

Available for all ASE recertifications tests, excluding L1 and L2 tests, the ProProctor testing option allows those service professionals looking to recertify their ASE certifications without having to go to a test center. The tests need to be scheduled in advance but can be taken at any time. The test takers will be continuously monitored by multiple live proctors during the testing process.

Repairify Announces New Training Program

The Repairify Institute, a comprehensive technical training program for automotive professionals, will launch in 2023.

Autolite Sponsors TechForce Mobile STEM Career Center

The Mobile STEM Career Center is an extension of TechForce Foundation’s dedication to career exploration for tech students.

AWDA Aftermarket Challenge Update

The annual campaign raises funds for scholarships and programs that strengthen the aftermarket through education.

ASE Introduces New ADAS Specialist Certification

The new certification helps shops optimize repair opportunities on ADAS-equipped vehicles by employing L4 certified technicians.

Other Posts

KYB and JAOS Take On Baja 

Team JAOS enters a KYB Suspended Lexus LX600 in the 2022 SCORE International Baja 1000.

KYB Releases New ‘Consumer Reaction’ Videos

Unscripted footage documents the difference new shocks and struts can make for real-world drivers.

KYB Unveils JAOS Line of Suspension Products in North America

Lift kit applications for Jeep Wrangler JK, Toyota 4Runner and FJ Cruiser will be the first products offered.

KYB Announces Truck Months Promotion

Earn rewards on purchases of KYB shocks, struts and assemblies sold and installed on trucks, SUVs and crossovers.