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Stargas continues nationwide expansion

Stargas Limited is an Irish owned business which has gone from strength to strength since its launch in 2010. (more…)
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New profile clamp withstands temperatures of up to 900 °C

Norma Group has developed the VPP Compact High Temperature, a new VPP profile clamp that can withstand component temperatures of up to 900 °C. (more…)
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Timing belt failure investigated by Gates

Gates has investigated the cause of premature timing belt failure in the Synchronous Belt Drive System (SBDS) for number of Ford, Peugeot and Citroen models with 1.6L petrol and PSA diesel engines. (more…)
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Ireland produces over half a million tonnes of hazardous waste annually

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has today published its latest hazardous waste (including lead-acid batteries) figures for Ireland. (more…)
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ZF supplies chassis parts for numerous LCV models

High mileage, heavy loads, constant use – the light commercial vehicle is the automotive workhorse. With this class of vehicle subjected to considerable pressure and stress, this segment of the vehicle parc offers significant service and repair opportunities for workshops. ZF Aftermarket helps independent garages position themselves in this segment and here, under its Lemförder brand, the business offers repair tips for one of its most popular vehicles, the Volkswagen T5. LCVs are often used daily to carry high payloads meaning they are also subject to high wear. Failure rates for LCV safety inspections are higher in all age categories...
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Wire Set and Coil on Plug Boot Installation

Wire Set and Coil on Plug Boot Installation

October
18
2019

Instructions for replacing the brake pads on a TRW caliper type “Colette”

Workshops regard changing the brake pads as one of the easiest tasks in vehicle repairs. Our internal analyses have revealed, however, that there are several sources of error which can eventually lead to severe problems on the brake. Poor brake performance and juddering during braking, with the corresponding effects on the components of the axle …

October
14
2019

How to identify injector flow problems (Toyota 1.8L) part 1

This two-part video looks at testing procedures on a Pontiac Vibe misfire and rough idle problems.

October
11
2019

Piston Replacement 2 – Connecting Rod & Piston Rings

Uwe Rosenau explains what you have to consider when replacing pistons. Piston replacement part 2 focuses on the connecting rod and the piston rings. – MAHLE MPULSE Tool Time Part 2.

October
7
2019

How to Avoid Abrasive wear with MOOG Ball Joints

How to avoid abrasive wear and corrosion in yet another new MOOG video on ball joints

October
3
2019

Fading” brake fault

What does fading mean? Sidney clarifies this question in his new clip. He reveals how it comes to fading and how it can be avoided.

September
30
2019

What are V-belt and multi-ribbed belts

The constantly increasing expectations for driving comfort and stricter statutory regulations on CO2 emissions have both had a huge impact on the FEAD system. This also lead to an evolution of the V-belt into the more powerful multi-ribbed belt, which can be found in over 95 % of all new vehicles today.

September
27
2019

Blue Print Wiper Blades – Flat: New Top Lock – Small

This video shows the installation of a Blue Print flat wiper blade to a top lock style wiper arm.

September
25
2019

How-to install a top strut mount

Delphi Technologies shows you how to install a new top strut mount for an OE quality, best-practice steering and suspension repair.

September
23
2019

The importance of using a 4 Gas Analyser

The importance of using a 4 Gas Analyser in diagnosing suspected Catalytic Converter faults has again been highlighted by the EEC Team. Our Dedicated Technical Trainers have been working with a Swedish customer on one particular fault found on a BMW 3 Series. After replacing the OE catalytic converter with our BM6001T part, the engine …

September
23
2019