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Clutch development intensifies at National Auto Parts

Date: Monday 16 April 2018

National Auto Parts has launched a number of new clutch kit references as part of an intensive new-to-range (NTR) programme designed to bring the very latest OE matching quality parts to the automotiv…

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Launch UK’s important garage reminder of regular fluid and filter changes

Date: Monday 16 April 2018

Launch UK, the leading supplier of ATF exchange equipment, is reminding technicians of the importance of carrying out regular fluid and filter changes at 75,000 miles, or 50,000 miles for vehicles use…

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Looking ahead at Automechanika

Date: Monday 16 April 2018

ECOBAT Battery Technologies (EBT), formerly Manbat, is teaming up with long-term partner VARTA®, during Automechanika Birmingham this June, to demonstrate all things EFB/AGM and encourage technicia…

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MOOG® Returns as official steering and suspension of thriving NASCAR Whelen Euro Series™

Date: Monday 16 April 2018

Federal-Mogul Motorparts&rsquo, globally respected MOOG®, brand is set to begin its second year as official steering and suspension components provider of the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series&trade,, one …

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NGK employees’ upcoming charity fund-raising efforts

Date: Monday 16 April 2018

Two NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd employees are gearing themselves up to raise money for two separate charities. Stuart Bayne (far right in picture)and John Money (near left in picture) will be undertaki…

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UK engineering key to aftermarket success, says MD Houlden

Date: Monday 16 April 2018

National Auto Parts has responded to the government&rsquo,s call to make 2018 the &ldquo,Year of Engineering&rdquo, by claiming that high quality skilled engineers are essential to securing a prospero…

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Automechanika Birmingham names new Marketing Manager

Date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Automechanika Birmingham has promoted Chloe Hyland to the role of Marketing Manager, as the show&rsquo,s marketing campaign gathers momentum ahead of its third successive show in June. Chloe, who wa…

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MAHLE’s NTR Victor Reinz® gasket additions for passenger and HD vehicles

Date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

MAHLE Aftermarket has announced new additions to the Victor Reinz®, gasket range, offering a wider choice of sealing solutions to aftermarket customers for both passenger and heavy duty (HD) vehicl…

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NGK Northern Ireland customers witness Rugby’s Grand Slam

Date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Four lucky NGK customers from Northern Ireland have enjoyed a memorable weekend in London that they will never forget. The customers on the trip, hosted by Stewart Neill, NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd &n…

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Sogefi Cabin Filters: new applications available

Date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Sogefi offers two types of filters to the aftermarket that protect against external pollution as well as bad smells: Pollen and Activated Carbon Filters. The pollen cabin air filter stops particles …

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Tenneco to create two independent public companies with acquisition of Federal-Mogul

Date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Tenneco, one of the world&rsquo,s leading designers, manufacturers and distributors of Ride Performance and Clean Air products and technology solutions for diversified markets, has announced that it h…

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Annual AutoCare Giveaway is coming soon with huge prizes

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

The AUTOCARE CAR GIVEAWAY is back, bigger and better. WIN A CAR GIVEAWAY will be running from 1st May - 8th July 2018, hosted by Auto Care Garages, the network of vetted and reputable garages across t…

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Autoelectro emphasises coverage and availability with new-to-range bulletin

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

Autoelectro, the UK&rsquo,s largest independent re-manufacturer of starter motors and alternators, is continuing its aim of offering a comprehensive and available range by releasing several more refer…

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Automechanika Birmingham wins ‘Best Trade Show’ at Industry Awards

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

Automechanika Birmingham has won two industry awards for the hugely successful second edition of the UK&rsquo,s leading exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and vehicle production industry. The…

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Delphi Technologies Aftermarket Launches New Air Conditioning Catalogue and Extended Range Ahead of Season

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

Delphi Technologies Aftermarket has announced the launch of its new 2018 air conditioning (A/C) catalogue, publication number S211/16. The new catalogue details its extensive A/C portfolio for Europea…

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DENSO to put Start/Stop technology centre stage at Autoinform Live Glasgow

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

DENSO will be putting its OE expertise to use at the upcoming Autoinform Live Glasgow, providing visitors with comprehensive training on Rotating electrics, start/stop technology and hybrid componentr…

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ERP and BI: 4 reasons you need both says sales-i

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

Businesses today have more data than they can shake a stick at. Transactions, invoices, call notes, social media interactions, customer details and much, much more. Managing this amount of data can qu…

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Launch UK’s new PRO-Series leak detectors

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

Launch UK, one of the leading UK suppliers of automotive diagnostics equipment, has announced that it has brought two new automotive diagnostic leak detectors to the UK aftermarket, that have been spe…

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MAHLE boosts its Filtration range for passenger cars

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

MAHLE Aftermarket has introduced new-to-range additions to its ever-expanding filtration offering, including two fuel filters, a cabin filter, four air filters and, an oil filter. The 19 new part nu…

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New brake pads boost National Auto Parts’ aftermarket offering

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

No less than 49 new brake pads have been added to National Auto Parts&rsquo, product range this month, underlining the company&rsquo,s commitment to bringing to market products that are in demand at b…

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New thermostat range additions from MAHLE

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

MAHLE Aftermarket has added three new parts to its recently launched thermostat range, delivering many benefits to the aftermarket through its OE competence and innovative temperature management, incl…

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NGK-backed Rouse gets season off to a solid start at Donnington Park

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

NGK-backed motorcycle racer Chrissy Rouse kicked off his 2018 season with three solid points finishes as the Pirelli National Superstock 1000 Championship got underway at Donington Park. The Geordie…

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NGK's latest BoxClever promotion

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

Ignition specialist NGK is giving a lucky UK garage owner the chance to enjoy the ultimate driving experience. The leading supplier of original equipment (OE) spark plugs, glow plugs and NTK Lambda …

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NGK-sponsored rider enjoys success Down Under

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

NGK-sponsored &lsquo,Queen of the Bikers&rsquo, Maria Costello MBE has enjoyed a successful trip Down Under racing at the renowned International Festival of Speed. She got her motorcycle racing seas…

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REPXPERT trainees receive IMI certificates after completing LuK 2CT Double Clutch course

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

A group of REPXPERT members has gained IMI accreditation after taking part in a LuK 2CT Double Clutch course and assessment day at the REPXPERT Academy in Hereford. Led by renowned REPXPERT, Alistair …

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Ring reinforces export commitment with £200k investment in Europe

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

Ring, one of the UK&rsquo,s leading lighting and automotive accessory suppliers, has invested more than £,200,000 to support the launch of its European Headquarters in France as it continues to b…

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Steve Carter joins the Alliance Automotive Group UK

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

Steve Carter joins the Alliance Automotive Group UK from 7th April 2018, as their technical training provider on an exclusive basis. He will work predominantly with the garage networks, supporting the…

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TecAlliance – improving suppliers’ data security

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

As a result of a long-term agreement signed between TecAlliance and MAM Software, TecDoc&rsquo,s official data suppliers can simplify the data conversion process into MAM format, confident in the know…

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The Parts Alliance sells out new Spring Trade Show

Date: Thursday 05 April 2018

The Parts Alliance is aiming to get closer to customers than ever in 2018 through a series of regional events. With under a month to go before the Spring Trade Show on Thursday 19th April preparatio…

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Dipetane – reducing emissions honestly

Date: Tuesday 03 April 2018

A brief introduction to Dipetane Fuel Treatment, which uniquely equalises and stabilises the carbon chains in all standard fuel. This enables all of the incoming 21 Units of Oxygen in the air, to atta…

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Autoinform LIVE returns to Scotland

Date: Tuesday 27 March 2018

This April, Autoinform LIVE will be returning north of the border, this time to Glasgow&rsquo,s GTG Academy, bringing the UK&rsquo,s biggest and best automotive training event back to garage owners an…

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HELLA Sonne recruits John Walters

Date: Tuesday 27 March 2018

John Walters has joined the HELLA Sonne refinish paint team, in the role of senior technical representative to enhance the service and support offered to its distribution partners and bodyshop network…

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Innovative New Multi-Function Automotive Tester Makes for Rapid Automotive Diagnostics

Date: Tuesday 27 March 2018

Ring has launched a new Multi-Function Automotive Tester that can save technicians time and makes troubleshooting vehicle electrics easier and quicker. The Ring RMM500 Multi-Function Automotive Test…

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NGK Spark Plugs (UK) and the potential motorsport star of the future!

Date: Tuesday 27 March 2018

Four-year-old Karl Hancock has followed in the tracks of his NGK-sponsored four-time World Speedway Champion Dad Greg by taking part in his first-ever meeting. The youngster competed on his 50cc bik…

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Ring preview the next generation of power management at the CV Show 2018

Date: Tuesday 27 March 2018

With their vast knowledge of vehicle electronics and 40 year history of producing top quality vehicle lighting Ring has developed a diverse product range for the vehicle conversion market covering eve…

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See how we do it in AS-PL!

Date: Tuesday 27 March 2018

AS-PL sp. z o.o. (www.as-pl.com) the Poland based Rotating Electrics company, currently on a major growth curve across many regions of the world including the UK &, Ireland, has launched its new co…

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Three new Schaeffler REPXPERT training dates announced

Date: Tuesday 27 March 2018

Technicians can sign-up to three new Schaeffler REPXPERT training courses after the market leading supplier and OE manufacturer confirmed new dates.  , Held at Schaeffler&rsquo,s Birmingham traini…

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Car Mechanics Magazine Names Ring Under Bonnet Lamp 2018 Best Buy

Date: Monday 26 March 2018

Ring&rsquo,s innovative RUBL1000 Under Bonnet Lamp has won the Best Buy Award in Car Mechanics Magazine&rsquo,s Under Bonnet Lamp test. All the lamps on test were put through their paces in a work…

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Federal-Mogul Motorparts launches 2018 Garage Gear promotional campaign

Date: Monday 26 March 2018

Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul LLC, today announced the launch of its 2018 promotional campaign, Garage Gear. Throughout 2018 it will run quarterly promotions in which distribut…

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Servicesure garage named ‘Best Newcomer’ after instant success with Car Leasing Bargains

Date: Monday 26 March 2018

Braidwood Auto Services, a South Lanarkshire-based Servicesure Autocentre, has been awarded Car Leasing Bargain&rsquo,s &lsquo,Best Newcomer Award&rsquo,, just five months after joining the network. …

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Win with Allied Nippon!

Date: Monday 26 March 2018

Premier League match tickets, Sony PS4 consoles and exclusive Allied Nippon footballs are the headline prizes up for grabs, as Allied Nippon gears up for this summer&rsquo,s festival of football with …

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Workshop technicians praise latest Schaeffler REPXPERT INA and FAG training event in Hereford

Date: Monday 26 March 2018

The latest Schaeffler REPXPERT training event has been labelled a &lsquo,great success&rsquo, by technicians who participated in the recent INA and FAG course at a packed-out REPXPERT Academy.  , …

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Dayco Makes A New Appointment

Date: Wednesday 21 March 2018

Dayco, a leading engine products and drive systems supplier for the automotive, industrial and aftermarket industries, has recruited Ann-Marie Dean to the UK aftermarket team as its sales manager for …

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MPs demand Government bans sale of conventional petrol and diesel cars earlier than planned

Date: Wednesday 21 March 2018

MPs on four Parliamentary committees have published a joint report on improving air quality calling on the Government to impose tougher restrictions and ,sooner. The Environment, Food and Rural A…

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A tribute to Alec Morgan

Date: Monday 19 March 2018

Colleagues, friends and associates are paying tribute to the life and career of one of the UK aftermarket&rsquo,s most colourful characters, Alec Morgan, following his recent untimely death.


In a…

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IAAF members urged to ‘brace themselves for change’ at latest industry briefing

Date: Monday 19 March 2018

The latest Industry Briefing, hosted by the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF), took place at Phocas Business Intelligence Software, Middlemarch Business Park, Coventry on Thursday 1…

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Comma releases new Performance Motor Oil grade for Ingenium diesel engines

Date: Thursday 15 March 2018

Comma Oil has introduced the ECO-FE Plus 0W-30 as its latest fuel efficient Performance Motor Oil (PMO) grade to the market. , The grade has been designed to match the increasing demands of newer …

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Hella Gutmann Solutions Introduces ADAS Certification

Date: Thursday 15 March 2018

Underlining its prominent position in the field of advanced driver assist systems (ADAS) calibration, Hella Gutmann Solutions (HGS) now offers an Institute of the Motor Industry Quality Assured Progra…

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HELLA recognised by leading innovation platform, Plug and Play

Date: Thursday 15 March 2018

Innovation platform Plug and Play, the world's largest startup accelerator, has presented HELLA with its &ldquo,Corporate Innovation Award 2017&rdquo, in the Mobility category, thereby recognising the…

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Hella sets zero waste target

Date: Thursday 15 March 2018

A Hella employee sparked a recycling policy change after taking matters into his own hands to further improve the company&rsquo,s green credentials. Every month in the UK, more than a million tonnes…

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