NTN-SNR offers tips on fitting Active Sensor Bearings

October 31, 2012 • News • Views: 5406

NTN-SNR is advising all mechanics and technicans on best practice when fitting an Active Sensor Bearing (ASB).

ContiTech product information by Smartphone

October 24, 2012 • News • Views: 1722

Customers of the ContiTech Power Transmission Group can now call up detailed information about the Automotive Aftermarket products with their smartphone. A QR code on the packaging leads directly to the product-specific information page in the Product Information Center (PIC), the company’s online service. ContiTech has allocated a dedicated QR code to every listed product …

Irish Technician takes Nissan European Gold

October 16, 2012 • News • Views: 1722

A Wexford Nissan Master Technician, Eddie Cullen from Wexford Car Centre dramatically swooped first place in Europe in the recent European final of the Nissan International Service Technical Contest (NISTEC).

New Ford Blue Oval Club website

October 10, 2012 • News • Views: 3112

The Ford Blue Oval Club continues to go from strength to strength, with more that 1,600  members nationally.

New Denso Spark Plug and Glow Plug catalogue

October 10, 2012 • News • Views: 3012

Denso’s European aftermarket customers can now benefit from an extensive expansion to both its Spark Plug and Glow Plug ranges, all detailed in the new Denso Spark Plug & Glow Plug Catalogue 2012-13.

Dayco breaks new ground with QR Codes

October 9, 2012 • News • Views: 2095

Dayco is also breaking new ground by utilising the latest technology on its packaging to ensure that technicians have the latest technical information at their fingertips.

New Gates smartphone web catalogue

October 3, 2012 • News • Views: 1616

Gates’ online version of its application catalogues,, is now smartphone friendly. The mobile version of the catalogue allows mechanics and technicians to consult the up-to-date application data anywhere, anytime.

Dayco Poly-V belts lead the way

October 1, 2012 • News • Views: 2057

As the trade is very aware, every sector of the aftermarket is fiercely competitive, but this competition often bring benefits in the quality of products they supply to their customers.

KYB launces new support tool at Automechanika

September 20, 2012 • News • Views: 1948

KYB Europe has launched a new support tool at Automechanika. The tool is the latest in a portfolio designed to help make it easier for technicians to fit shock absorbers, coil springs and mounting kits.

Bosch Aftermarket sets up YouTube Channel

September 20, 2012 • News • Views: 2043

Bosch Aftermarket is reinforcing its commitment to helping vehicle technicians be better informed and work smarter with the introduction of a brand new YouTube channel.