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Philips new X-TremeVision Pro150 - the new standard in all-round halogen headlamps

Date: Monday 12 October 2020

The Philips name is synonymous with innovation in automotive lighting and is now introducing what it believes is potentially a game-changing all-round bulb in the halogen headlamp sector. Combining st…

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FREE! WAI Steri-7 sample for IAAF Members

Date: Friday 09 October 2020

To further help our industry and wider community, IAAF has partnered with WAI to offer members a free sample of its New Vehicle Sanitiser. IAAF vice-president and WAI managing director, Richard Wellan…

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Birmingham gets its first double-decker hydrogen bus

Date: Friday 09 October 2020

Twenty Wrightbus hydrogen double-decker buses have been ordered by Birmingham City Council as part of its Clean Air Hydrogen Bus Pilot. The buses will be added to the National Express West Midlands fl…

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ZF and Sioen Receive Prestigious Award for Telematics Innovation that Combats Trailer Cargo Theft

Date: Friday 09 October 2020

ZF and Sioen Industries have won the trailer telematics category in Telematik Markt’s highly covered annual awards in Germany with a new innovation that addresses the increasing burden of cargo theft.…

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Refrigerant identification covered in latest Our Virtual Academy training

Date: Friday 09 October 2020

Digital training provider, Our Virtual Academy has added a new chapter to its refrigerant handling course. The new ‘refrigerant identification techniques’ chapter covers the different identification t…

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It's time to get ready for winter - Borg & Beck offers advice

Date: Friday 09 October 2020

During winter there are inevitably adverse weather conditions, which could hinder the performance of vehicles, as several key components will be more exposed to the elements and prone to wear and pote…

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Philips new generation RacingVision GT200 moves halogen headlamps to the next level

Date: Thursday 08 October 2020

The Philips name is synonymous with innovation in automotive lighting. Having introduced the world to the first +150 headlamp bulb, the brand has now broken new ground with a bulb that offers 200% mor…

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EAG announce exclusive distribution of the Celect range of brake pads and discs

Date: Thursday 08 October 2020

EAG is excited to announce exclusive distribution of the Celect range of brake pads and discs within the UK. With an extensive range of brake pads and brake discs in their Leeds based distribution cen…

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Borg & Beck’s Classic Clutch

Date: Thursday 08 October 2020

When it comes to the design and manufacture of clutch systems and components, with more than a century’s worth of original equipment (OE) heritage, Borg & Beck is an iconic brand. As it was the or…

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Corteco New-to-Range parts now available

Date: Thursday 08 October 2020

This Autumn Corteco are happy to announce the latest extension to our components are now available, for Mercedes-Benz, Renault, Bedford, BMW, Hyundai, Audi applications. The latest release brings you …

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Introducing the mega macs ONE

Date: Thursday 08 October 2020

The increasing use of smartphones in everyday life is reflected in the growing popularity of tablets in modern workshops. Sales of Android devices in particular are booming because they are considered…

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First Line offers MOT advice to factors and workshops

Date: Thursday 08 October 2020

With the six-month MOT deferral now over, workshops and motor factors need to prepare themselves for the high demand that is there now and will continue into the first quarter of 2021. For factors, no…

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CORTECO: OE quality spare parts

Date: Friday 02 October 2020

CORTECO, as Independent Automotive Aftermarket specialist of the Freudenberg Group, has access to the development know-how and the global manufacturing expertise of a company with a long tradition and…

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NEW starter S9374S in AS-PL offer

Date: Friday 02 October 2020

Another new starter has enlarged the AS-PL offer. The starter has an index number S9374S and is the product of the AS brand. The starter belongs to the Standard line - 100% reliability and starts rate…

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EAG introduces 15 new coil spring references

Date: Friday 02 October 2020

Excel Automotive Group (EAG) has recently bolstered its Suplex range of coil springs, including references applications for Hyundai, Mitsubushi and Volvo. Since becoming the UK’s exclusive distributor…

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INA timing belt kit survey endorses Schaeffler’s commitment to OE quality, training and service

Date: Friday 02 October 2020

Schaeffler, the renowned and respected original equipment (OE) component and system manufacturer, has been recognised by the UK and Irish garage community for its market-leading range of INA timing be…

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Claim your free vehicle wrap from Ad Bell Group today!

Date: Friday 02 October 2020

As a leading business in the vehicle and signage industry, we have perfected our craft and with over 20 years of experience, we work to provide customers with their desired solutions with minimum impa…

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GS Yuasa launch revolutionary multi-functional battery & electrical system tester

Date: Thursday 01 October 2020

GS Yuasa, the world’s leading battery manufacturer, have launched a new state-of-the-art multi-functional battery and electrical system analyser. Developed by GS Yuasa engineers, the GYT250 will revol…

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Osram’s new UV light cleans the air in car cabins

Date: Thursday 01 October 2020

Using its expertise in photonics and ultraviolet light to continue expanding its product range, OSRAM has launched the Air Zing Mini air purifier, which removes germs from the air inside vehicles and …

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MAHLE and Ballard to cooperate on fuel cell development for commercial vehicles

Date: Thursday 01 October 2020

MAHLE and Canadian fuel cell manufacturer Ballard Power Systems Inc. have agreed to work together in the future on developing fuel cell systems for commercial vehicles of various weight classes. The l…

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How to identify and avoid buying fake NSK bearings

Date: Thursday 01 October 2020

When a company’s reputation is at stake, no purchasing or engineering teams want to fall into the trap of purchasing fake bearings. Every year, NSK invests heavily in identifying and prosecuting count…

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New Klarius parts ready for busy MOT period

Date: Thursday 01 October 2020

With an unprecedented number of MOTs now on the horizon, Klarius Products has released a new selection of exhausts, catalytic converters, and Diesel Particulate Filters (DPF) to fit popular vehicles. …

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WAI Steri-7 retail arrives to immense demand

Date: Friday 25 September 2020

As more restrictions come into force to halt the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, WAI has officially launched a new personal care product to help keep the virus at bay. With workplaces and educatio…

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E-Motive launches ecommotors multichannel ecommerce solution in the UK

Date: Thursday 24 September 2020

IAAF member E-Motive has today launched ecommotors, an integrated provider of services and retail platform for aftermarket ecommerce. This turnkey offering to UK brands and resellers of parts, tools a…

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Schaeffler steps up its involvement in Rear Wheel Steering

Date: Thursday 24 September 2020

Global automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler is embarking on a development partnership with Robert Bosch Automotive Steering GmbH to expand its intelligent Rear Wheel Steering (iRWS) portfolio…

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NASA technology utilised to sanitise air

Date: Thursday 24 September 2020

Carlisle based family business, K&S McKenzie, have been looking for ways to utilise their expertise and supply chain to help keep local businesses safe and operational during the Coronavirus pande…

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Delphi Technologies Aftermarket expands GDI full service solution for Hyundai and Kia in Europe

Date: Monday 21 September 2020

Delphi Technologies Aftermarket is expanding its gasoline direct injection (GDi) full service solution for Hyundai and Kia vehicles. The comprehensive program consists of pumps and injectors fitted as…

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Schaeffler adds Fiesta Wheel Bearing installation to its growing library of training videos

Date: Monday 21 September 2020

Schaeffler’s REPXPERT workshop support programme continues to improve, with a new video for front and rear wheel bearing replacement on a 2012 Ford Fiesta – https://e-mi.schaeffler-cdn.com/video?video…

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Do you want your brand to get noticed?

Date: Friday 18 September 2020

Ad Bell Group’s, AdB team can help. The team has considerable expertise in retail, office and commercial signage, making sure they advise of all the options available whilst listening to your ideas an…

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Delphi Technologies Aftermarket announces 8 additonal first-to-market brake pads in European Braking Program

Date: Wednesday 16 September 2020

Delphi Technologies announces an additional eight additional first-to-market brake pads in its aftermarket braking program, further positioning the company as a first-mover supplier in Europe. Buildin…

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‘Recovery tank’ training added to Our Virtual Academy refrigerant handling course

Date: Wednesday 16 September 2020

Digital training provider, Our Virtual Academy has added a new chapter to its refrigerant handling course. An Our Virtual Academy spokesperson said: “In this chapter we explore what recovery tanks are…

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Exol moves fast to meet latest engine oil performance standard

Date: Thursday 10 September 2020

With API SP becoming licensable from 1st May 2020, Exol Lubricants has wasted no time in ensuring its new generation, fully synthetic, passenger car engine oil, Optima DX1 5W-30 (M497), meets this lat…

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WAI makes Steri-7 technology widely available

Date: Thursday 10 September 2020

WAI is embarking on its most ambitious project to date as adults and children return back to work and school as lockdown measures ease following the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. Building on t…

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Time to switch to a different ‘C’ word as Involution prepares for its Christmas show-case

Date: Monday 07 September 2020

Involution is excited to announce the launch of their bespoke advent calendars, embracing the switch to the ‘C’ word that is on everyone’s minds - Christmas. The launch of the advent calendars marks t…

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Monroe® Intelligent Suspension Technology Featured on New Volkswagen ID.3 Electric Vehicle

Date: Monday 07 September 2020

Owners of Volkswagen’s new ID.3 electric vehicle can benefit from a variety of innovative technologies, including an advanced semi-active suspension from DRiV that senses and adapts to changing road c…

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NEW starter in AS-PL offer

Date: Friday 04 September 2020

Another new starter has enlarged the AS-PL offer. The starter has an index number S6403S and is the product of the AS brand. The starter belongs to the Standard line - 100% reliability and starts rate…

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Smart A/C system by MAHLE: reduction of fine dust in the cabin

Date: Friday 04 September 2020

MAHLE has developed a smart air conditioning system to support the fight against fine particulates in the vehicle cabin. Its main innovative feature is the integration of fine-particulate sensors dire…

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Workshop guide launched for Thermal Management in Electric & Hybrid Vehicles

Date: Thursday 03 September 2020

MAHLE Aftermarket UK has launched a new guide for technicians on Thermal Management in Electric and Hybrid Vehicles. The document looks at the importance of hybrid and electric technologies in the wor…

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HELLA highlights its air quality sensor range

Date: Thursday 03 September 2020

Many modern vehicles now have air quality sensors installed for the benefit of the driver. Mounted directly in the intake duct, the function of the sensor is to detect pollutants, such as carbon monox…

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DENSO extends its webinar programme

Date: Friday 28 August 2020

The continuing popularity of DENSO Aftermarket’s webinar programme has once again been proved, as the original equipment (OE) component and system supplier has added yet more modules and dates to its …

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August new to range additions

Date: Friday 28 August 2020

Dayco’s commitment to the independent sector means it is constantly bringing relevant additions into its range to ensure that workshops have the parts they need, when they need them. As a result, it h…

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Key parts expands its braking range

Date: Wednesday 26 August 2020

In 2012, First Line Ltd introduced its pure and simple range of components under the respected Key Parts brand. It was, and remains a competitively priced alternative to the First Line and Borg & …

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NEW alternator in AS-PL offer A6621S

Date: Thursday 20 August 2020

Another new alternator has enlarged the AS-PL offer. The alternator has an index number A6621S and is the product of the AS brand. The alternator belongs to the Standard line - 100% reliability and st…

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LKQ Euro Car Parts announces campaign to help garages sell more added value services

Date: Thursday 20 August 2020

The UK’s leading distributor of car and LCV parts has developed a new Garage Services offering to help independent garages increase revenue and boost customer retention and satisfaction. Garage Servic…

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Fast, inexpensive, flexible - MAHLE introduces new modular filter concept for the fuel cell

Date: Wednesday 19 August 2020

MAHLE has developed two standardized air filter solutions for fuel cells. Thanks to this new modular approach, MAHLE is able to significantly reduce development times and costs,with developers now hav…

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How to check if your OE brake pad is manufactured by Ferodo®

Date: Wednesday 19 August 2020

Ferodo® have launched a YouTube video where a Garage Gurus technician explains how to check if a vehicle’s original equipment (OE) brake pads were made by Ferodo®. The information on the back of the b…

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New online catalogue for NSK automotive aftermarket parts

Date: Tuesday 18 August 2020

NSK has launched an online product catalogue that spans the portfolio of its wheel bearing kits for the automotive aftermarket (AAM). Placing the entire range of NSK ProKIT solutions at the fingertips…

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Truck diagnosis tool proves popular

Date: Thursday 13 August 2020

A new truck diagnosis tool has found success within the commercial vehicle repair sector, with customers praising it for its wide vehicle parc coverage, competitive price and ease of use. The new Laun…

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ZF Ecolife helps optimise fuel consumption with latest transmission technology

Date: Wednesday 12 August 2020

Latest figures from vehicle fuel trials show that buses, coaches and fleets are benefitting from significantly reduced fuel consumption thanks to ZF’s highly innovative EcoLife automatic transmission …

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NAPA Filtration Launch Programme

Date: Wednesday 12 August 2020

NAPA have announced that a range of high-quality filters have been added to NAPA family of automotive parts. The range supported by a VM Service Interval Guarantee comprises over 470-part numbers acro…

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