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The Key Differences Between a 5W-30 and 0W-30 Engine Oil

WHICH OIL GRADE SHOULD YOU BE USING? In our previous articles, we have emphasised just how important an engine oil is for your car. It performs several functions such as protecting moving parts, acting as a seal and even cooling the engine. Using the right or wrong oil for your car can be the difference between …

March
29
2022

Watch and Work Know-how – Belt Display

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 …

March
27
2022

Important steps when replacing a filter-drier or accumulator

In order to keep your refrigerant dry and clean, make sure your filter-drier and accumulator are performing at their highest capacity!

March
25
2022

Dayco – Signs of Pulley Failure

Signs of Pulley Failure

March
21
2022

Performing replacement of ignition coils

Remember to never remove or disassemble the boot from the coil!

March
16
2022

Sachs: Grabbing Clutch

General note Our useful tips provide only an overview. The installation instructions and operating instructions provided by the vehicle manufacturer and the warning and safety instructions contained therein must be observed! All work must be performed by a trained professional. The pictures used and the procedure described in our tips are examples and may vary …

March
14
2022

‘IMITATION’ ENGINE OIL COSTS MONEY AND COSTS OUR ENVIRONMENT

It is well known that, for car parts, there is an OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) quality and often also an aftermarket (imitation) quality available. This dual quality similarly applies to engine oil, which should also be considered a specific engine part! That is the subject of this article. It is true, however, that ‘imitation’ motor …

March
11
2022

Ball Joint Removal & Installation Tool – for Ford Transit

Designed to easily extract and refit the bolt-in style front lower ball joint found on the late model Ford Transit. The bolt-in Ford Transit ball joint is a very tight fit, even after the bolts have been removed, requiring tooling to pull out the old joint and fit the new one without damaging the joint …

March
10
2022

How to install TRICO Exact Fit Rear Blade on your vehicle

TRICO Exact Fit Rear Watch & learn how to efficiently remove windshield wiper blades with our step-by-step instructional videos. View our videos now! TRICO Exact Fit Rear Blade – Push Fit Metal Arm

March
7
2022

What happens if you use too much oil in your car?

Other than filling your petrol/diesel tank, the most common task required for your car is an oil change to ensure that it runs efficiently. This is extremely important as engines need to be well-lubricated, keeping them safe from damage, wear, and corrosion.  Car owners and mechanics would be aware that low levels of oil can …

March
5
2022