Retirement Liquidation Auction for A J Foreign Auto

Lifts, alignment machine, speciality tools, so much more

In preparation for retirement, Dave and Mary Button are offering the tools and fixtures from a successful domestic and foreign car repair business at public auction.   


Began: 05/16/19 at 12:00 PM EDT
Ended: 05/20/19 at 5:00 PM EDT
Began: 05/21/19 at 10:00 AM EDT
Location: google pin icon 130 Cherry St., Ithaca, NY 14850


130 Cherry Street, Ithaca, NY 14850

Live Auction: Tuesday, May 21st at 10 a.m.

Online Pre-Bidding: Thurs., May 16th at noon through Mon., May 20th at 5 p.m.


In preparation for retirement, Dave and Mary Button are offering the tools and fixtures from a successful domestic and foreign car repair business at public auction. 

Online pre-bidding will be available prior to the live auction.  Online bids will be taken to the live auction and treated as absentee bids.  Successful online bidders will be notified by phone following the live auction on Tuesday, May 21st.  All internet bidders will pay by credit card immediately following the auction.  There are only 2 days for merchandise pick up, so please plan accordingly.  The real estate has been sold so there will not be additional access to the building for merchandise removal. Please read our full auction details before bidding, so payment and pick up details are understood.




Items for auction include:

Branick strut spring compressor air wall mount

Branick strut spring compressor wall mount

Lincoln oil drain bucket air evacuated

King of Fans 36” fan

Clarke red shop bench

Ken-Tool 6” vise

Mity-Vac fluid extractor

NAPA manual suction pump

Baldor bench grinder

MAC brake bleeder

Interstate battery tester

Shop Vac vacuum 5.8 gallon stainless steel

Utili Tech 24” Fan tall base

Snap-On MIG welder 140 amp

Craftsman bench grinder

Parts washer with 25 gallon drum

Cardinal Equipment 20 ton press

Blackhawk 12 ton press

Various press accessories

NAPA grease gun

Oil drum pump

Sony stereo with two speakers

UtiliTech 24” Fan Short base

Push broom

Floor squeegee

Just Rite rag fire proof can 14 gallon

M-Box paper towel dispenser

MATCO step bench

Ammco brake lathe w/bench w/accessories

Jack stand

NAPA screw jack 4’-7’ 1500#

Screw jack 4’-7’ 1500#

Robinair CoolTech A/C machine

A/C dye

A/C light and glasses

Snap-On A/C sniffer

MAC A/C dye injector

Vent thermometer

Torch set

Torch welding ends

Snap-On battery charger Model #YA167B

Snap-On battery load tester  BROKEN

Snap-On battery charger Model #BC4200

NAPA 3 drawer diagnostic tool cart

Vetronix TECH 2 BROKEN

Vetronix TECH 2 CANDi

TECH 2 10 MB Saab 88-02

TECH 2 32 MB Saab 98-09

TECH 2 32 MB Blank

TECH 2 32 MB GM 91-09

AST Retriever

AST BMW card

AST VW card

AST cords


18” bolt cutters

MAC tool cart blue one drawer

OTC hub tamer – bearing press

Hub slide hammer

Red two shelf roll cart

Rolling 10 drawer tool cabinet

Black two shelf roll cart

Manual spring compressor

Borg-Warner oil pump (25 gallon drum)

Engine stand – orange

Engine support – white/steel

Engine hoist

Power Tower frame straightener 10 ton   

Snap-On oscilloscope

Snap-On R12 A/C machine

Hand fluid pump

K&F steel cut chop saw 14”

275 gallon waste oil tank

Keller 12’ wood step ladder

Snow shovel

Waste oil/coolant drain pans

Drain pan funnel

Englo air compressor

Come-along cable jack

Milton battery load tester

Electrolux fridge/freezer combo

Sno-Pro Snow-pro pusher

Alignment wheel measure (toe in)

Extension cord – heavy duty

Dewalt 4” grinder

Dewalt 4’ wire wheel

Drain plug gasket box w/100+ gaskets

Snap-On – John Bean wheel balancer – BFH800

Haweka wheel balancer wheel lift

Wheel balancer cones and clamp

Vibration Solutions wheel pin plates/center adapters & rack

NAPA wheel weight roll

Wheel weight stand

TECH tire repair cabinet

Cooper tire bags and holder

Corghi tire mount machine

Task Force 5 gallon air tank

Cheeta bead blaster

NAPA floor jack – steel

OTC floor jack – aluminum

Exhaust fume extraction system


Exhaust hoses 15’

Brooms with dust pans

NAPA Port-A-Cool fan

SOLAR battery jump pack

Air hoses 25’

8’ picnic table

Snap-On red diagnostic cart 1 drawer 2 shelves

Snap-On Verus scan tool

Snap-On Verus scan tool accessories

TECH TPMS master service kit

Echlin – NAPA TPMS scan tool kit

DELL desktop computer shop

Launch scan pad

Launch printer

Battery surge protector

RO rack 13 slot

Lathem time clock NEEDS REPAIR

Snap-On key rack

Fostoria heat lamp – overhead

Custom wheel dolly

Dewalt Saws All

Saws All blades

Bounce Lite drop light on reels

A/C repair kit

GP Tool manual spring compressor

U-View combustion leak tester

Mighty Vac vacuum pump

Steel Man Engine Ear

Astro wheel lock extractor kit

NAPA radio removal kit

NAPA line disconnect tool set

BMW service reset tool

AST radiator pressure tester

Power Probe

E-Scan scan pro scan tool (laptop based)

Snap-On amp clamp

Silver two shelf roll cart

Two door wall mount cabinets

Sledge hammer

Sun oscilloscope ^year 1995)

Bore scope

Blue-Point tail pipe stretcher

AST Audi/VW ignition coil removal kit

Baum Tools VW timing kit

Hickok Mazda Star II

Baum Tools belt tensioner compression tool

Snap-On fuel injection adapter set

Snap-On pressure tester

Grip noid lite set

MAC relay test kit

OTC GM water pump holding tool

Wika HP gauge 5000 psi

OTC BMW head tool socket

AST fuel filter puller (German)

Leich coolant and battery tester

NPA Honda EGR drill kit

NAPA R134a service socket

Specialized sockets – various

BMW clutch tool

Dewalt heat gun

Borescope power unit

KD Tools hog ring pliers set

Moog chassis height gauge

Mazda A/C flush tools

Vixen spark plug sand blaster

Manual spring compressor

Baum Tools Audi/VW timing alignments holder kit


BMW belt tensioner kit

CV joint separator

Cam gear holder

AST mini belt tensioner tool Model MC100

Blue-Point fan removal tool – manual

AST mini belt tensioner tool Model MC103

AST mini belt tensioner tool Model MC114

AST fan holder tool

Kent-Moore battery terminal remover

S & G Tool fuel pump tester

Star three way exhaust back pressure kit

Steck door spring removal tool

LTI Tools fuel pump retainer ring tool

Saab clutch removal kit with accessories

Miscellaneous pullers and gear holders

Snap-On Nitro hand cleaner dispenser

Wall mount first aid kit

Fully stocked nut and bolt cabinets

Water hoses with nozzles

PACS alarm system with four sensors

Ross-Tech VCDS software & laptop

Launch Creador Pro code reader

Drill bits

Drill doctor

Badger fire extinguisher 11 lb. Halon

Sentry fire extinguisher 10 lb. Halon

Fire Control fire extinguisher 10 lb. Dry-Chem

Badger fires extinguisher 2.5 lb. Halon

Fire Control fire extinguisher 5 lb. Dry-Chem

Rotary vehicle lift 10000 lb. capacity

Rotary vehicle lift 7000 lb. capacity

Rotary vehicle lift 7000 lb. capacity

VMB Auto Lift vehicle lift 5500 lb. capacity

VMB Auto Lift vehicle lift 5500 lb. capacity



NAPA Honda ball joint tool

Baum tools VANOS BMW wrench

Baum Tools Camshaft locating fixture

Baum Tools VANOS assembly and timing kit BMW

STORM brake run out dial indicator

Blue-Point soldering gun kit

Lisle pneumatic fan clutch wrench set

Mity-Vac brake pressure bleed adapter kit

MAC snap ring pliers set

Snap-On coolant system vacuum filler

Mueller Kueps bearing race puller – manual

Snap-On oil pressure gauge set

Star fuel pressure tester kit

Try-in Tools Honda hub remover

Baum Tools Audi valve spring compressor

MAC expansion plug driver set

MAC master spindle threader

Star diesel compression tester set

Baum Tools Audi camshaft adjustment tool

Baum Tools VW/Audi timing kit

Blue-Point cooling system pressure tester

Master Cool hydraulic flare tool set

Snap-On coolant pressure tester kit w/adapters

Snap-On A/C tester

VideoStik video borescope

Dewalt corded drill

Powerbuilt ball joint service kit

MAC tap and dye set

Bearing remover set

Steelman chassis ear electronic

Miller fuel quality test kit

Blue-Point A/C dye kit

DAP heat inductor kit

Tap and dye set 14-18mm

LTI Tools door unlocking kits

Pittsburgh large hand riveter

Jetronics test set

TECH tire repair kit

3M headlamp polishing kit

MAC valve spring compressor

Lisle valve spring compressor

Steel shelving unit (inc. 4 in shed)

NAPA fuel injection cleaning kit

Clutch alignment tools – various



John Bean Alignment computer w/lift

ATD Tools portable blower fan

Spark plug cabinet

Werner six foot step ladder

Werner two foot step ladder

Avanti mini fridge

Kenmore microwave

Brebille toaster oven

Four drawer horizontal file cabinet

Wall storage locker

Wood table

60 drawer small part storage units


By bidding with our auction company, you are agreeing to the following. -All sales are final. Everything is sold “AS IS” with no guarantees unless otherwise stated by the auctioneer. It is the responsibility of the bidder to assure him or herself as to the condition of items prior to bidding. Condition reports given by the staff of Bontrager’s Auction Service are subjective, and while we strive to be honest, we will not be held responsible or liable for any errors in description. Buyer is responsible for examining items before bidding. Auction company does not take responsibility for buyer’s failure to examine. Merchandise is not subject to adjustments once the item has been sold. -Bontrager Real Estate & Auction Service and its staff will not be held responsible or liable for any errors in absentee/left bids or phone bids, nor for the possible failure to execute left bids for any reason. -Payment is due in full within the time limits posted in the auction. LIVE AUCTION: We accept cash, good check, Visa or MasterCard. (13% buyer’s premium with credit/debit card, 10% buyer’s premium with cash/check.) We also charge New York State sales tax. ONLINE PRE-BIDDING: Credit card payment only. (Please note that the credit card you use to register for the auction will be charged if you are a successful bidder. We accept Visa, Discover or MasterCard for payment.) 13% buyer’s premium and NYS sales tax added to all items purchased. Late payment will result in a $25 late fee. Merchandise removal must take place within the times listed, or merchandise will be foreited with no refunds. (The real estate has been sold and the auction company will not have additional access to the building.) -By bidding with our auction you are entering into a contract with our terms and conditions. You are accepting responsibility to perform your duties as winning bidder, and agreeing that Bontrager Real Estate & Auction Service, its employees, officers, owners, representatives, agents, and consignors will not be held liable for any losses, claims, liabilities, judgments, expenses, fees, or other damages arising from the use of our services, website, auction property, and this site, including property damage, injuries, dispute with another bidder, or breach by bidder of this site. Any liability to a purchaser will not exceed the purchase price actually paid. -Bontrager Real Estate & Auction Service will not be held responsible for any interruption in interent service, errors, and/or omissions, caused by any means and does not guarantee continual, uninterrupted or error free service or use of the Site. By bidding with our company you are accepting that this auction is conducted electronically and relies on hardware and software that may malfunction without warning. -Bontrager Real Estate & Auctio Service has the right to void any sale, suspend bidding, re-sell any item/lots for any other reason. -All sales are subject to appropriate sales tax and buyer’s premium. -Bids cannot be retracted once the auction begins. -Buyers are responsible for making arrangement to pay for and pick up items within the time frames listed for the auction. Bontrager’s Auction Service is not liable for any damage to property left on the auction premises after the auction, whether or not payment has been made. We reserve the right to impose a storage fee of $10 per month for property not picked up within stated deadlines. Merchandise left 1 month after the auction is subject to sale with the proceeds covering storage and auction fees due to the auction company. Merchandise not picked up within the listed time frames will be sold with no refunds given. -Shipping is available only on items where it is noted. Buyer pays all shipping fees. There is a $10 handling fee for small items and $20 for large items in addition to postage. Large or fragile items will be taken to the local UPS/FedEx site. -In the event of legal proceedings arising from this contract or from the auction in connection therewith, buyer consents to being subject to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of the State of New York, Genesee County.  

From I-90, take Exit 42 and turn right onto State Route 14 towards Geneva/Clifton Springs. In 3 miles, turn left onto Packwood Road.  In about 1.5 miles, turn right onto Severn Road.  In another 1.5 miles, turn left onto Border City Road.  In 100 feet turn right onto Waterloo Geneva Road.  Turn left onto Route 96A and continue onto State Route 96.  Follow Rt. 96 for 24 miles and turn right onto Vinegar Hill.  In about 450 feet, turn left onto Hector St.  After .7 miles turn right onto Brindley Street, right onto Taber Street, then left onto Cherry Street.  The auction is on your right. 

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Bontrager Real Estate & Auction Services Inc.

8975 Wortendyke Rd. Batavia, NY 14020

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