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BMW struggles to cope with scale of EGR valve recall

BMW owners left without cars for months while waiting for EGR repairs as BMW suppliers face unprecedented demand

Schaeffler to join OESAA members in Ireland for Autoinform Live 2019

REPXPERT team to demonstrate knowledge and experience, pass on hints and tips as well as best practice advice

Automechanika Birmingham opens visitor registrations for 2019 show

Visitors now able to sign up for free tickets and take advantage of a number of new offers and initiatives

Valeo urges garages to discover the benefits of Tech Assist

Services available include training, technical data and support hotline to help garages access training on demand Valeo says...

Delphi Technologies’ brake pads excel in high-performance vehicle testing

Pads reported to deliver exceptional stopping power, control and brake fade stability Delphi Technologies recently put its brake...

VRM Search added to Lesjöfors’ Mobile Catalogue App

Lesjöfors’ free catalogue app now includes VRM look-up, making it even easier to find the right spring for any vehicle.

Dispelling the Myths Behind Polyurethane Bushes

In the first a three part article Polybush look at perhaps the most frequently mentioned myth...

Motor industry beginning to see transition from lifelong job to “lifelong learning”

Automotive aftermarket recruitment specialist explains how its safeguarding the motor industry workforce The motor trade needs a shift...

ZF Aftermarket takes expert training courses to inaugural Autoinform LIVE event in Ireland

Two popular courses will be running to help delegates futureproof their businesses at Autoinform LIVE Ireland, on 27th and 28th April 2019 in...

New aftermarket and ride performance company expected to be “global leader”

DRiV’s aftermarket business Motorparts will develop, manufacture and distribute broad portfolio of products DRiV Incorporated is the...

Ring appoints Midlands Area Sales Manager

Kevin Lee joins team of area sales managers to support growth and work with The Parts Alliance

Independent tests show copy turbos can be 40% down on power

Non-original remanufactured and copy turbos can be 40% down on performance with higher emissions, compared to OE remanufactured units. Strictly controlled tests Independent tests by the...

Trials highlight major advantages for workshops ahead of Yuasa ‘Always Check The Battery’ launch

GS Yuasa Battery Sales UK Ltd has demonstrated significant business and customer service benefits of testing every battery, with a major workshop trial. The...

Mann Filters | Are you delivering ‘watered down’ quality?

The natural suction and air pulsation effect of engine ‘breathing’ has completely deformed the filter media saturated by moderate water ingress into the air cleaner housing. The filter...

Trust Delphi for R90 Brake Discs

Delphi brake discs have been fully compliant with R90 quality standards for many years. Recently introduced legislation states that brake discs fitted to vehicles launched...

Simple guidelines for preventing brake judder

Brake judder is not necessarily the most technically challenging issue, but it can be a source of headaches for technicians, especially since fitment issues are...

Reduce the ‘sitting down’ effect with Lesjöfors tailor-made heavy-duty coil springs

Each year, thousands of holidaymakers hook up their caravans and trailers, taking to the open road in search of good times and a relaxing...

Revolutionise Your Ride with Polybush

With the current state of the roads suspension systems are being given a harder time than ever, so when it comes to changing bushes...

Spark plug replacement on BMW N43 and N53 engines

According to statistics, more than 488,000 vehicles with the N43 and N53 engines are driving on European roads, which were fitted with the ZKBR7A-HTU...

Alternator Tip | What to check for when replacing the alternator

There is a frequently occurring issue when the original alternator is replaced by a remanufactured unit. The charge indicator lamp stays on after the...

DVSA highlights MOT improvements in its first annual review

Report reveals MOT cost savings for agency and motorists but what about test stations? The DVSA has published its first annual review, which reports on recent changes to...

Views from Inside the Garage Network: TSG Motors

TSG Motors has built a strong reputation, providing a wide range of vehicle repairs and servicing for almost 30 years. Employing seven staff, including four...

Delphi does not recommend the use of Copper Grease

There’s a widespread view that copper grease, otherwise known as copper slip, should be applied to the back of brake pads to help lubrication...

Effective Filtration Of Even Tiny Water Droplets

Even high-quality diesel may contain traces of water, whether from moist air entering through the tank opening or from condensation in the large tanks...

Automotive Battery Operating States, Lifespan & Replacement Conditions

Automotive Battery Operating States, Lifespan & Replacement Conditions By Ian Newham, Training Manager at GS Yuasa Battery Sales UK Ltd STATE OF CHARGE (SOC) The State of...

Polybush resolves troublesome Transit wishbone bush issues

Cost saving, problem-solving Transit bush Polybush, the leading name in polyurethane suspension bushes has created another bush to solve fleet problems. 40BC is Polybush’s uprated...

Original equipment bulbs are part of a quality service for your customers

Making sure your customers are happy after a visit to your workshop or garage is an essential part of your business. By offering an...

Help your customers avoid ‘shocking’ holiday driving

As your customers prepare for the holiday season, there are a number of checks you can do to make sure their vehicles are in...

Always replace coil springs in axle pairs

Coil Springs | Replace in Pairs Automotive suspension springs are a central and dynamic component of a vehicle’s suspension system, constantly working to absorb shocks...

Liquid Assets: Highlighting genuine maintenance tasks

Many consumers and vehicle owners are becoming detached from vehicle maintenance. How can we help them, while maximising your service revenues? THE FACTS 46% of...
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