News Archive

Continental first to market with new VW belt pulley

The introduction to the market of Continental’s new belt pulley means it is the first aftermarket supplier to offer a belt pulley for many of the Volkswagen Group’s EA211 series of three-cylinder engines.

Sealey launches 2019 Christmas promotion

Sealey has launched its new 2019 Christmas promotion, which runs through to December 31. All 60 pages are packed with great offers and festive ideas with lots of new products inside.

Start large diesel engines quickly with a Bahco battery booster

Bahco’s upgraded heavy duty battery boosters provide a dependable solution when large diesel engines fail to start in cold or sub-zero temperatures.

Counterfeit parts feature in annual IP Crime Report

The rise of counterfeit car parts and the role of the IAAF in countering this threat for the benefit of the independent automotive aftermarket has featured in the latest Annual IP Crime and Enforcement Report: 2018 to 2019.

GS Yuasa introduces new corporate slogan

GS Yuasa is redefining its brand by establishing a new corporate slogan, “Creating the Future of Energy”. This slogan will be utilised in branding throughout the entire GS Yuasa Group worldwide.

Top Part annual fundraiser for the Irish Cancer Society

Motor Factor chain, Top Part hosted a fundraiser for the Irish Cancer Society across its 17 stores on July 10.

Antifreeze and coolants from Finol

Traditional antifreeze/coolants were mainly blue or green no matter what specific brand you chose. Antifreeze was mixed 50/50 with water and then poured into the radiator.

Schaeffler launches REPXPERT Academy Live training events

Schaeffler is launching a new training concept called REPXPERT Academy Live, a series of regional events taking place at venues around the UK, designed to help workshop technicians and owners improve their technical and business skills.

Brake fitting kits from Borg & Beck

To undertake service or repair work on a vehicle’s braking system, technicians need to be sure they are fitting a brand they can trust, with a quality product that both they and their valued customers can depend on.