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Blue Print adds to wheel bearing range

Blue Print’s range of wheel bearings has been greatly improved by the addition of 154 brand new references to complement the 670 already active part numbers; a 27% increase over the last 12 months.

New additions to LuK clutch range

New LuK clutch parts are continuing to enter the independent automotive aftermarket with additional parts released so far this year servicing the needs of nearly three-and-a-half million vehicles.

New additions to INA OAP range

Ten new additions have been made to the INA Over Running Alternator Pulleys (OAPs) range by Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket (UK) Ltd. OAPs are an integral part of the Front End Auxiliary Drive system (FEAD) and are designed to absorb vibrations and fluctuations in the FEAD.

Blue Print now on Facebook and Twitter

Every day we are all bombarded with information and it doesn’t take long before we feel like we have reached the point of ‘overload’. When so much of this information is essential to us at work, wouldn’t it be nice if it was all in one place, ready for when we needed it and had

3 out of 4 Brits don’y check their engine oil

A staggering three out of four Brits don’t know how to check the oil in their car, according to new research from Mobil 1. More worryingly still, almost half of the drivers questioned were oblivious as to why oil is even used in their vehicle’s engines.

FAG adds to wheel bearing range

New FAG wheel bearings have been released into the aftermarket which cater for the needs of more than 130,000 vehicles. Ten new part numbers issued over the past month mean new part releases by Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket (UK) Ltd so far this year cover a vehicle parc of more than 1.31 million vehicles.

Car care king buffs up with exterior trim wipes

Despite the improved performance of modern day paint finishes, the ‘like-new’ look does not last nearly as long on exterior trim, which is why Armor All is urging owners to ensure the car’s plastic does their pride and joy justice.  

Eight of Europe’s favourite cars all feature Sogefi

From Volkswagen to Ford, Peugeot to Renault, one supplier name links eight of Europe’s top ten selling cars of 2011. All of these popular vehicles feature original equipment made by leading automotive parts provider Sogefi Group, which specialises in developing and manufacturing advanced engine systems and suspension components for both OE and the aftermarket.

KYB gets technical on YouTube

– KYB UK – the leading supplier of shock absorbers, coil springs and suspension mounting kits – is continuing to add to its new facility to help provide invaluable technical training for its garage customers. The company has made a series of technical videos available on YouTube to provide technical assistance for technicians replacing shock