J&S Automtive has introduced a new range of fast mover electrical automotive harness repair sets from respected German component manufacturer Vemo, which it says offer workshops the opportunity to save time and money on electrical repairs.
Every mechanic wants to be able to diagnose vehicle problems with accuracy, but the dynamic nature of automotive design makes it difficult for even the most dedicated of experts. A recent technical workshop involving Gates highlighted degrees of uncertainty in connection with scheduled timing belt replacements and the installation of water pumps.
Dayco recommends that workshops endeavouring to provide the motorist with a high standard of service and repair must make sure that they regularly check the condition of all multi-rib auxiliary belts and replace them when the signs of wear become visible. However, what are the signs and how can the degree of wear be judged …
Late springtime gives independent workshops an ideal opportunity to gain an edge over authorised garages by demonstrating their in-depth repair expertise. It is the time of year when many car drivers have their cars serviced, knowing that the harsh weather and road conditions during the winter season take an extraordinary toll on suspension parts.
A new product has been launched on the Irish market, which allows mechanics and technicians to carry out repairs to small sections of exhaust pipe, using an innovative pin and socket mechanism.
Spray-guided petrol direct injection engines require particular precision when replacing spark plugs.
Blue Print is now supplying the necessary tool required to remove and replace self adjusting clutches (SAC) on any vehicle.
– KYB UK – the leading supplier of shock absorbers, coil springs and suspension mounting kits – is continuing to add to its new facility to help provide invaluable technical training for its garage customers. The company has made a series of technical videos available on YouTube to provide technical assistance for technicians replacing shock …
febi UK, a leading manufacturer and supplier of car parts, has installed MAM’s Automate data tool to improve the administration of its catalogue data.
TRW, distributed by Serfac Limited, has launched Universal DOT 5.1 ESP brake fluid – a fluid specially developed for vehicles fitted with electronic stability control (ESP) systems. This new low viscosity fluid exceeds more international specifications than any other and provides the best flow properties for ESP systems, especially in cold conditions.