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Bosch cabin filter installation tips

Below from Bosch illustrates cabin filter installation tips for a range of right-hand drive vehicles. Find out what type of filters in the Bosch range, including Standard, Activated Carbon, and FILTER+pro, fits your vehicle. As well as, the installation time and installation position.
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Delphi adds Volvo into security gateway solution

Delphi has announced the integration of Volvo into its security gateway solution as part of its latest diagnostic software update. Delphi's highly advanced BlueTech diagnostic tool can now automatically obtain Volvo authorisation tokens. It’s a seamless process which automatically authenticates with Volvo’s security gateway, giving busy technicians unrestricted access to diagnostic functions. “Everyday tasks like reading and clearing fault codes are no longer straightforward on today’s connected vehicles," said Phil Mitchell, European workshop solutions manager at Delphi. "Our solution streamlines this process, allowing technicians to efficiently perform their jobs without the hassle." Security gateways limit access to certain diagnostic functions,...
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Win a Gedore wheel bearing replacement package from Express Spares

Express Spares is offering someone the chance to win a premium wheel bearing replacement package from Gedore, which is specifically engineered to simplify and streamline the wheel bearing replacement process. (more…)
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Denso adds two further air conditioning videos

As part of its quest to further educate technicians to correctly diagnose problems within the air conditioning (AC) system, leading original equipment manufacturer and system supplier, Denso’s Aftermarket Division, has produced two more instructional videos. (more…)
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febi Pro Tips: Gasket for timing chain tensioner

Problem The engine emits a rattling noise from the timing chain area when starting from cold or after an extended period of time. (more…)
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Running Clearance in detail

Achieving the optimum running clearance between the brake pad and disc will help avoid overheating. Brakes can overheat for a number of reasons. One of the most common, and most easily solved, is the incorrect setting of the running clearance between the brake pad and disc. This can lead to the following problems: When clearance is …

December
21
2022

Fluid Contamination from Hose Degradation explained by Continental

When an oil or transmission cooler fails, the fluids can make their way into the cooling system which can result in hose degradation from the inside out causing premature failure. If this occurs, it is critical to flush the entire system to remove the fluids and prevent damage.

December
17
2022

ABS Sensor Damage

Damage to disc with ABS sensor

December
10
2022

Preventing Premature Cooling System Water Pump Failure

Keep the cooling system free of debris and corrosion to prevent premature water pump failure

December
5
2022

Why headlights can become suddenly misaligned

Headlights becoming misaligned all by themselves shouldn’t really happen. Once they’ve been aligned, they should stay that way until the owner or repair shop decides to intervene. But, like many other things that “shouldn’t really” happen, it does occur from time to time. The most important causes are as follows: Something has broken. The internal …

December
1
2022

Battery Health & Safety Guide

The handling and proper use of lead-acid batteries is not hazardous provided appropriate facilities are available and reasonable care is taken. Below we have listed potential hazards that may arise, the precautions to taken to minimise such hazards and the action to be taken in the event of an accident or emergency situation. Sulphuric Acid …

November
27
2022

Chain wear and stretch

Chain wear and stretch caused bottles to fall to the floor, resulting in significant production loss. Chain vibration caused stress and eventual failure of bearings, and they had to be replaced too often. The plant was also having issues with grease and rust accumulating on the chain.

November
20
2022

Brake Pads Trouble Tracers

Brake Pads Trouble Tracers

November
15
2022

How to Use the Continental Krikit Gauge

Proper belt tension is essential for the life of a serpentine belt, pulleys, and components on the drive belt system. Continental’s Krikit gauge can help you achieve correct tension to avoid belt slippage, belt wear and damage to the belt drive components.

November
10
2022

Air Springs Guide

This Information is designed to help when servicing Air springs

November
1
2022