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Road Safety Authority returns to National Ploughing Championship

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is set to return to the National Ploughing Championships in Screggan, Tullamore, Co. Offaly from September 19th-21st. Europe’s leading outdoor agricultural trade exhibition will feature the RSA’s Road Safety Interactive Shuttle and Roll-Over Simulator, in addition to an information marquee and demonstration area on site to inform and educate attendees on

NTR additions across the electrical range

Hella has introduced its latest new-to-range (NTR) additions via an improved email communication service for customers. As Hella is one of the world’s leading original equipment (OE) component and system suppliers, it works tirelessly to extend its range of products,  which is why the total product portfolio grew by almost 300 new part numbers with its latest NTR additions. Although not exclusively, the first email in this new

Dayco urges technicians to Check & Change

There are few product groups within the aftermarket that are overlooked in terms of their regular examination and replacement, but the auxiliary belt and the drive system, are certainly among them. Why the auxiliary drive system has traditionally been ignored can be largely attributed to the fact that it is generally a very reliable system

TecAlliance introduces another supplier

TecAlliance has welcomed the DriveTec brand as the company’s latest official data supplier, for its TecDoc CATALOG parts identification system. The move was spearheaded by Qualvecom, one of Ireland’s largest automotive component distributors and the company responsible for the DriveTec brand throughout the Republic. Offering a wide range of parts including brake pads and discs,

Borg & Beck introduces brake fluid

Brake Fluid is a safety critical product that is essential for maintaining the braking performance of a vehicle. As a renowned supplier of Braking components to the aftermarket, Borg & Beck, with its original equipment (OE) heritage, is an expert in all aspects of braking technology and therefore, understands the best hydraulic products for the

Shop Bodyshop Direct ticks all the boxes for headlight restoration

Shop Bodyshop Direct is ticking all the boxes for headlight restoration, with its new headlight restoration kit. The headlight restoration kit consists of two Spray Max aerosols, a 1K Headlight Primer and a 2K Headlight Clear Coat. By following the detailed instructions available with the kit, you can restore a yellowed and worn out headlight

Wolfrace updates Renaissance Alloy Wheel portfolio

Wolfrace can claim to have one of the largest and most diverse wheel portfolios of any aftermarket wheel manufacturer, with some of its most popular (not to mention exclusive) wheels to be found within the Wolf Design portfolio. It contains an array of stunning designs aimed at large executive cars, SUVs and premium sports cars,

New app sets standard

Kilen Springs has launched a new catalogue app enabling parts distributors and garages to quickly select the correct spring for any vehicle.  Produced following extensive feedback from distributors and garages, the free app allows users to search for the correct part via part number, vehicle look-up or cross reference data, entering an original equipment (OE) reference to

Tyre damage patterns offer insight to technicians

Tyres are always worth inspecting when troubleshooting vehicle damage. Aside from enabling repair professionals to spot any defect immediately, scrutinising tyre wear patterns can reveal whether or not the damage was caused by a suspension component. This type of damage is easy to fix, thus protecting customers from future tyre trouble. In their latest video