Springs Archive

Be prepared for heavy-duty holidays, warns Kilen

Each year, thousands of holidaymakers hook up their caravans and trailers, taking to the open road in search of good times and a relaxing break.

Coil springs range extension surpasses 200 references

Lesjöfors Springs has introduced more than 200 new coil springs since the start of the year as the company continues to demonstrate its excellence in bringing to market ‘key’ products for the automotive market. Widely regarded as an industry leader in terms of availability and range, Lesjöfors has introduced new front and rear coil spring

Coil springs range extension surpasses 200 references

Lesjöfors Springs has introduced more than 200 new coil springs since the start of the year as the company continues to demonstrate its excellence in bringing to market ‘key’ products for the automotive market. Widely regarded as an industry leader in terms of availability and range, Lesjöfors has introduced new front and rear coil spring

GKN gives coil spring advice

Seeing heavily-laden cars on the motorways in summer quickly makes you realise the pressure suspension coil springs are under. Crumpling under the weight like this is only one reason for a possible fracture. The actual causes of damaged springs are manifold. There’s surface damage brought about by rust, the use of weight-reduced springs made of

Polestar Performance Parts for Volvo cars

Volvo has launched a new line of high-performance products in the form of Polestar Performance Parts, offering even more driving pleasure. Polestar Performance Parts offers a wide range of extensively developed enhancements for the Volvo S60, V60, V40 and XC60 models to begin with, including chassis parts, wheels, exhaust, interior and exterior details and more.

Sogefi unveils composite suspension springs for the new Audi A6

Sogefi has produced the first composite suspension springs for the new Audi A6 Avant 2.0 TDI ultra (140kW). Audi is the first car manufacturer in the world to roll out the new technology, developed with Sogefi, to the market in mass production.

KYB launches Facebook competition

KYB Europe aftermarket has launched its first social media competition, on Facebook. The competition is aimed at highlighting the large number of vehicles driving with worn suspension.  Technicians across Europe are encouraged to submit photos of shock absorbers which come into the workshop in bad condition. KYB will select the best ones and then it’s

FAI Automotive unveils Ford Kuga line-up

In line with the company’s policy of being fast to market with parts for the newest and most modern vehicles on the road, FAI Automotive has unveiled a selection of components for the Ford Kuga from 2008 to present day.

Team PR Reilly warns on fake clutch parts

Team PR Reilly is warning the trade to be on the look out for fake Valeo clutch kits that have surfaced on the market.