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ATIS Pro Scope update

The ATIS Pro Scope Software Version 6.0 is now available from distributors, Ryan's Automotive. Update Version 6.0, comes with a lot of new data and general improvements, including more new vehicle measurements and pre-sets, more engine management wiring diagrams, more generic system pre-sets, samples and technical information. Update Version 6.0 also features a Sent protocal, some hybrid vehicle components, more air conditioning components, electric parking brake and new petrol and diesel components. The are a number of general improvements to the software layout. The multi channel scope software has also be revised with many new improvements including data logging, improvements...
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New AdBlue filling funnels from Laser Tools

AdBlue diesel exhaust fluid is a fact of life for the modern diesel engine, so to make life a bit easier Laser Tools has introduced these AdBlue Filling Funnels specially designed to screw directly onto the AdBlue filler neck. Two versions are available — straight (part number 6856) or angled access (part number 6865) — and they make the AdBlue filling process quick and easy, and best of all — no messy spillage! Screw the funnel straight on to the AdBlue filler neck then lift the internal anti-spill valve. The funnel is large with a generous 1.1 litre capacity. Keep...
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FER to discuss UK’s petrol and diesel engine ban 2040

With news that the UK government plans to ban sole petrol and diesel engine cars from 2040, the Federation of Engine Remanufacturers (FER) in the UK is looking at how its members are gearing up for the future. FER has been instrumental in integrating standards and efficiencies across the UK’s engine remanufacturing sector, all working to the British Standard BS AU 257: 2002, stipulated within its code of practice. With technology continuing to evolve, FER has widened its remit having attracted attention from companies involved in wider remanufacturing such as reconditioning turbos and major units. FER is encouraging members to...
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RecruitAuto.ie welcomes news that 48,000 more people at work in last year

RecruitAuto.ie, Ireland’s specialist auto industry recruitment website welcomed the latest Quarterly National Household Survey figures from the Central Statistics Office, showing that employment continues to increase strongly with 48,000 more people employed in the year to Q2 2017. In addition, 4 out of every 5 jobs being added are outside Dublin. Speaking today, Frances Fitzgerald TD, An Tánaiste and Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation said: “These figures are very encouraging and show that we are on the right path to full employment. My priority as Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation is to ensure that more jobs are created...
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Students help design new electric delivery vehicle

Students from Warwick University in England have designed a new electric delivery vehicle in association with design company, Astheimer. The Deliver-E is based on the platform of the electric Renault Twizy and is fitted with a 48-volt 6.5kWh battery system with a peak power of 36kW. It has an open-platform vehicle control system with a touchscreen interface. The battery system is the first module produced by the Warwick Manufacturing Group’s (WMG) new automated battery production line for electric vehicles. WMG is the university’s own industrial innovation project, charged with creating a UK supply chain for hybrid and electric vehicle battery...
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Testing an IAC type solenoid

This video shows a PicoScope Automotive Oscilloscope being used to test a solenoid type idle air control valve.

June
3
2017

Overview of the various LuK repair solution for your successful clutch repair

At LuK we are proud of over half a century of clutch expertise. When it comes to clutch repair, LuK supports garages from the diagnosis to the complete replacement. Since every repair is unique, each RepSet is specifically configured for the respective vehicle and contains all the necessary parts – of course in OE quality. …

June
1
2017

Serpentine system – What happens when serpentine parts wear

Do you know what happens when serpentine parts wear? Find out in this short video.

May
31
2017

Toyota 1.4 D-4D – Timing chain replacement

Toyota 1.4 D-4D – Timing chain replacement

May
30
2017

Transmission line pressure testing with WPS500X Pressure Transducer

A video from Autonerdz demonstrating the use of the WPS500X pressure transducer.

May
30
2017

Frank Massey’s Top Ten Tests with PicoScope: #10 DPF Sensor testing

Frank looks at diesel particulate filter (DPF) sensor testing, using our PicoScope 4425.

May
26
2017

Gates training series – The timing system

Of all the components in a modern engine, the timing belt system and the synchronization that it provides are crucial. Learn about the timing system, Gates timing component kits, and crucial details about component installation.

May
23
2017

Single steps of removal and installation of a LuK SAC

Using a special tool is an absolute must to ensure correct installation of the Self-Adjusting Clutch. No counteracting forces must be applied during installation to prevent early rotation of the adjusting ring in the clutch pressure plate. Ralf Kuhlmey, technical trainer at Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket, presents the single steps of removal and installation of a …

May
21
2017

Frank Massey’s Top Ten Tests with PicoScope: #9 Compression testing

Frank looks at real-time dynamic compression testing with the WPS500X pressure transducer.

May
15
2017

Serpentine System – Why belt misalignment is bad

Belt misalignment is bad. Find out why in this short video

May
14
2017