Change of telephone number announced for Schaeffler REPXPERT Hotline

Schaeffler has invested in an updated telecoms system to help reduce call waiting times for mechanics needing technical advice for...
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NCT reopening on a phased basis from Monday

The NCTS has announced that it is reopening the service on a phased basis from this Monday, the 8th. of...
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First Line highlights changes in steering & suspension components

Vehicle manufacturers (VMs) are constantly driven by the need to reduce emissions and improve the efficiency of their models, as...
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WAI adds new starter motors to ever-expanding range

Parts manufacturer, WAIglobal has enhanced its range of rotating electrics by adding four new starter motors, as it continues to...
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IAAF says scrappage schemes are not the answer

The car industry has struggled as a direct result of the coronavirus in recent months, and many new vehicle manufacturers...
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Trico highlights easy wiper blade sales opportunities

Original equipment (OE) manufacturer, Trico, is reminding technicians of customer care best practice, which in turn leads to valuable sales opportunities for workshops....
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Big turn out at Motor Factors Golf Society Captain’s Prize

The Motor Factors Golf Society Captain’s Prize Golf Outing,  took place on the O’Meara Course, Carton House Golf Club, Co. Kildare last Friday, with a big turn out from the trade.

Armor All Shield wins Auto Express Award

Armor All Shield, distributed in Ireland by Team PR Reilly has won the ‘Auto Express Best Buy 2013’ award. The Award is timely as we head into summer and the height of the car care season.

Group Oerlikon cooperates with Continental

Swiss high-tech 
industrial Group Oerlikon and international automotive supplier 
Continental have entered into an agreement to cooperate 
on the development and marketing of integrated motor and 
transmission systems for hybrid and electric vehicles.

NTN SNR launches mobile App

NTN SNR, the OE and Aftermarket bearing manufacturer has launched an new App that allows readers to browse its automotive bearing catalogue on their iPhones, iPads and other devices that operate on the IOS platform

Gates set to produce 5 millionth PowerGrip® Kit

Gates is poised to produce its five millionth PowerGrip® Kit, at its kit assembly operation in Legnica, Poland.

Gates demonstrates Stretch Fit™ tool at MechanEX

Gates, the drive belt specialists exhibited at MechanEx Manchester this week, and offered visitors to its stand live demonstrations of its Stretch Fit™ tool: a reusable tool used to fit Gates Stretch Fit™ multi-ribbed belts.

Autopromotec 2013 on horizon

Autopromotec, the international automotive equipment and aftermarket products trade fair gets underway in Bologna, Italy on Wednesday. In spite of current market difficulties, Autopromotec 2013 promises to be extremely vibrant with a record-breaking number of exhibitors and the largest exhibition space ever, respectively: 1,512 exhibitors from 52 countries covering a total exhibition area of 156,000

INA extends tensioner parts range

Significant new INA tensioner parts have been introduced for more than 600,000 vehicles by Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket (UK) Ltd. INA parts for an additional 3.353 million vehicles were introduced during 2012 and the company is continuing the impressive growth in 2013.

New NGK catalogue for non-automotive range

All the latest information about NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd’s non-automotive range of products is now available in a new catalogue. Horticultural, Agricultural & Industrial Applications 2013 has been refreshed and expanded and includes big increases in its spark plug and glow plug content.