Mk7 Golf wheel bearing installation video from Dayco

May 20, 2021 • News • Views: 153

To assist technicians in fitting replacement wheel bearings correctly and efficiently, Dayco has added a installation video alongside

Nissens: flushing the AC system a vital procedure

May 19, 2021 • News • Views: 176

One of the major problems that any air conditioning (AC) system can suffer from is contamination of the refrigerant and lubricant mixture, which is necessary for the system’s correct operation.

Auto Trade EXPO postponed to May 7-8, 2022

March 25, 2021 • News • Views: 215

The decision has been taken to postpone the Auto Trade EXPO from October this year to May 7th.-8th., 2022.

Autodata shines light on air conditioning

March 12, 2021 • Air Conditioning, News • Views: 313

Solera Autodata says it typically sees most use of its Service Air Conditioning module from early May through to late August, with a peak in late June.

Gates to host free coolant systems webinar

February 12, 2021 • News • Views: 379

Gates is to host a free technical webinar for mechanics entitled ‘The Coolant System’s Critical Solution’.

Record number of vehicles fail MOT due to emissions

January 29, 2021 • Exhaust, News • Views: 367

Over 1.27 million vehicles failed the MOT across the UK last year because of faults relating to exhaust emissions, new research suggests.

Lack of safety tech in new vans ‘alarming’, tests reveal

December 16, 2020 • News • Views: 526

New tests that assess van safety have revealed an “alarming” lack of collision avoidance technology being fitted to commercial vehicles on sale in Ireland and Europe.

Bosch introduces CVT for EVs

December 16, 2020 • Engine, News • Views: 461

Bosch is introducing the CVT4EV, the continuously variable transmission with Bosch push belt, specially designed for electric vehicles.

UFI awarded OE contract for Maserati EVs

December 11, 2020 • News • Views: 451

UFI Filters has been awarded the contract for production of the dual heat exchanger on the front and rear electric axle on Maserati’s new electric vehicles. Its thermal management systems will be OE in the Italian car maker’s Folgore range of EVs, which includes the MC20, Gran Turismo and Gran Cabrio. UFI says this announcement …

Launch Pro 5 speeds up diagnosis process

December 8, 2020 • News • Views: 521

Launch has added a new high-end professional diagnostic tool to the market. Available through Irish distributor Woodford Diagnostic & Training, the Launch X431 Euro Pro 5 Plus enables technicians to diagnose issues and faults on a wide number of vehicles efficiently and easily. Based on the most up-to-date Android OS 9.0, the tool inherits the …