Stronger parts for a higher durability and first to market opportunity

September 14, 2021 • News • Views: 17

Combined skills and the expertise of leading original equipment manufacturers enables a unique range of vibration control parts including: pulleys, flexible propshaft couplings, suspension strut mounts, engine and gearbox mounts and hydraulic accumulators.

Charles Hurst and Dublin Audi seek technicians

September 8, 2021 • News • Views: 40

Lookers plc, which owns Charles Hurst in Northern Ireland and the Dublin Audi Centre in Sandyford as well as UsedDirect, Dublin, has launched a new campaign to recruit 100 technicians across its UK & Ireland network of 152 dealerships. It is urging local skilled and graduate technicians to see what is on offer. With over …

Automatic gearbox service and flushing from TCMatic

August 13, 2021 • Gearbox, News, Technical Articles • Views: 160

When a car is brought to a garage for a service an often overlooked job is the lack of maintenance carried out on an automatic gearbox.

Mk7 Golf wheel bearing installation video from Dayco

May 20, 2021 • News • Views: 304

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: 339

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: 342

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: 462

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: 534

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: 539

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: 666

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.