First Line highlights handling issues of CSCs in clutch systems

April 22, 2024 • Clutch, News, Technical Articles • Views: 100

Concentric slave cylinders (CSCs) play a crucial role in the operation of modern automotive clutch systems, however, First Line Ltd. is pointing to the delicacy of the components, urging technicians to take care during fitment. ​ Acting as a combined clutch slave cylinder and release bearing, the CSC is responsible for releasing and applying pressure …

HGV clutch and flywheel fitment and removal made easy by Laser Tools

December 6, 2018 • Clutch, News • Views: 1143

New to the Laser Tools’ HGV range is this clutch & flywheel jack (part number 7249), designed to remove, install and transport (in the lowered position) 14 inch and 15½ inch double-disc clutches and/or flywheel assemblies as fitted to HGV vehicles.

Schaeffler REPXPERT hails recent LuK Clutch Systems’ training event a resounding success

February 5, 2018 • Clutch, News • Views: 1245

Schaeffler REPXPERT was delighted with the positive attendance at its LuK Clutch Systems training event, held at the REPXPERT Academy in Hereford on Tuesday, January 30. Technicians, many of whom had travelled far to take part, participated in an engaging session, presented by well-known REPXPERT, Alistair Mason. Throughout the day, the group were provided with …

Technicians now able to sign-up for training courses on REPXPERT

January 9, 2018 • Clutch, News • Views: 1148

REPXPERT members are now able to sign-up online to attend live hands-on training events which will be held regularly at the REPXPERT Academy in Hereford. This means that over 10,500 active REPXPERT users in the UK can register for these sessions on the free garage portal, which also features comprehensive technical information and training videos …

Borg & Beck’s clutch fault guide

August 1, 2017 • Clutch • Views: 2073

Despite the complex nature of the modern clutch system, many technicians remain under the misapprehension that clutch replacement is a simple and straightforward affair. However, with clutch replacement now often taking several hours it’s imperative to workshop profitability that technicians have the information they need to fit the replacement right, first time. To help them …