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New Denso video explains the engine management system

Further endorsing its long held position of providing both professional technicians and vehicle owners with useful technical information, Denso, a leading original equipment (OE) component manufacturer, has produced a new YouTube video (below) highlighting the function of the engine management system (EMS). This latest video presents an overview of what the engine management system does, as well as explaining why and how it does it. What is immediately obvious however, is the interdependence of the many elements that are at work in the system to ensure the engine operates at its optimum efficiency. The EMS effectively monitors and subsequently controls...
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Top tips for navigating the e-commerce landscape

An e-commerce website has quickly gone from being a ‘nice to have’ to a crucial tool for staying competitive in today’s market. Regardless of the industry you’re operating in, your customers will expect you to have a website – but what if you’ve never launched your business online before? MAM Software has revealed its top tips for making those all-important first steps into the online domain: Choose a fully-integrated e-commerce solution One of the best decisions you can make as a business owner is to choose a website that will directly integrate with your ERP solution. Details such as stock and pricing will...
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Panel discussion to address importance of upskilling and investing in staff

Alldata Europe, a provider of original vehicle manufacturer (VM) diagnostic, repair and maintenance data, will participate at the upcoming UK Garage & Bodyshop Event in Birmingham, taking centre stage in the Workshop Technical Hub on Wednesday 5th June at 15:30. (more…)
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Latest TechTalk.ie eNewsletter out now

The latest edition of the TechTalk.ie eNewsletter is available now and is brimful of technical articles to make life easier in the workshop for mechanics and technicians. (more…)
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Technicians urged to use correct oil for EV air con compressors

Delphi is advising technicians to be aware of the key differences between air conditioning (AC) compressors on vehicles with an internal combustion engine (ICE) and those on an electric vehicle (EV). (more…)
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Cabin air filters, a fast-growing market

The importance of the product The main purpose of the cabin air filter is to protect against pollution (dust, soot, combustion gases, bacteria, pollen) that we breathe inside our vehicles daily without realising it. Poor air quality inside the vehicle causes: allergies, throat irritation, sneezing; tiredness after long periods of driving; poor visibility due to …

April
27
2022

How to install TRICO Force wiper blades on your vehicle

TRICO Force Watch & learn how to efficiently remove windshield wiper blades with our step-by-step instructional videos.

April
26
2022

Brand new DMF locked – what’s going on here?

Some Dual Mass Flywheels (DMF) originally fitted by Hyundai, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Renault and Volvo are equipped with a locking pin on certain applications. This prevents both masses from being twisted against each other. This simplifies the factory installation process during production and at the same time serves as a kind of transportation lock.  Workshops often …

April
25
2022

Auxiliary & Back-up Automotive Batteries Explained

Auxiliary Battery Overview Modern vehicles with CO2 reduction technologies, high levels of specification, and new electronic driver aids may feature an auxiliary battery alongside the main vehicle starter battery or high voltage system battery on Hybrid and electric vehicles. Auxiliary batteries vary in size and specification dependent on the demands placed on it by the …

April
22
2022

Troubleshooting: Oil Filter Fitment

As one of Europe’s leading filter brands, Comline is well placed to observe some of the fitment issues that arise in this product segment. Whilst filters are a regular source of work for mechanics and may appear simple, there are some common fitment problems which have the potential to cause vehicle faults. Adhering to the …

April
20
2022

Jump start a car – the step by step guide to follow!

A dead battery can often be revived with a jump start. You just need to know how. For the assistant as well as the driver of the broken down vehicle, it is therefore useful to know what to do in this case. According to ADAC breakdown statistics, up to 40% of all breakdowns are caused …

April
18
2022

Exchange the oil seals

A clutch replacement is the ideal opportunity to retain the functionality as well as the value of a vehicle with minimal additional effort. Minimisation of leakage! The dismantling of the defect clutch offers a simple and cost effective opportunity to replace both the oil seals Simmerring® on the crankshaft as well as the oil seals …

April
18
2022

Requirements of wheel bearing greases

The Schaeffler Group has been developing high-quality rolling bearing lubricants in co-operation with renowned lubricant manufacturers for a long time. At first glance, special rolling bearing greases cost a bit more. However, if you want to accommodate the high requirements placed on a rolling bearing, you need to use special greases. FAG not only conducts …

April
15
2022

Watch and Work Know-how – Belt in Oil

Whether you are replacing a timing belt or timing chain, the “Watch and Work” video series provides practical tips on how to replace drive components correctly. Videos are easy to understand, can be replayed at any time and are always geared to the requirements of technicians in auto repair shops. Topic of the video: Belt …

April
13
2022

NGK Lambda Sensor standardisation

A simple guide of the changes to new additions to certain part numbers in our lambda sensor range

April
11
2022