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First Line wiper motor programme continues growth

First Line wiper motor programme continues growth

11th July 2019 | 0 Comments

First Line states that its range of wiper motors is proving increasingly popular, which is why the programme continues to grow. Life on the road reveals the long-term issues that affect the day-to-day running of a vehicle and the Renault Clio MkII and III from 2001-2010 (First Line part number FWM1004) is a particular case in point.

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Borg & Beck explains importance of cabin filter replacement

Borg & Beck explains importance of cabin filter replacement

19th February 2019 | 0 Comments

Replacing cabin filters when a vehicle is in for a service is usually part of the service schedule, but it is quite often overlooked, as many vehicle owners don’t know they exist or what they are for and therefore are not willing to pay for it to be replaced.

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First Line Cooling Solutions

First Line Cooling Solutions

12th November 2018 | 0 Comments

First Line's extensive range of premium quality cooling components has been updated with several new coolant hose references. The company states that it is committed to the continuous development of its cooling programme and applies its considerable specialist knowledge to research and respond to the potential demands from the service and repair sector, providing the premium quality replacement items needed in the independent aftermarket.

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First Line offers promotions to Groupauto and UAN members

First Line offers promotions to Groupauto and UAN members

26th October 2018 | 0 Comments

In addition to its range of quality products under the First Line, Borg & Beck and Key Parts brands, First Line Ltd offered Groupauto and UAN members four in-show promotions to provide the ‘icing on the cake’ during the groups’ recent combined trade event for both factors and workshops.

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First Line secures £20m in funding from Santander to support global export growth

First Line secures £20m in funding from Santander to support global export growth

23rd October 2018 | 0 Comments

Banbury-headquartered First Line Ltd, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of premium quality automotive components to the vehicle aftermarket, has secured £20 million in funding from Santander Corporate & Commercial. The funding will help the firm expand its exports and capitalise on growth opportunities in overseas markets, it states.

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Borg & Beck features in F1 game

Borg & Beck features in F1 game

23rd October 2018 | 0 Comments

The latest official Formula One game for PS4 and XBOX has just been released and this 2018 edition features Borg & Beck, one of the premier racing division’s most well-known brands, evoking memories of an era when Borg & Beck received the design award for outstanding achievement in motorsport, with over 300 wins from vehicles fitted with OE Borg & Beck.

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First Line oil sumps tackle increased risk of damage on UK roads

First Line oil sumps tackle increased risk of damage on UK roads

16th August 2018 | 0 Comments

Reflecting the poor surface quality of many of the UK’s road network, with its potholes and debris, as well as the increase in speed humps and ramps, the number of vehicles entering the workshop with damage to their oil sumps caused not just by impacts, but from corrosion to exposed surfaces, has risen considerably.

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See clearly with First Line wiper motors

See clearly with First Line wiper motors

7th August 2018 | 0 Comments

In terms of the driver, one of the most important road safety elements is the ability to see clearly in adverse weather conditions, which is why when a wiper motor fails, the replacement component should be of premium quality, parts supplier First Line states.

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Check those filters – First Line

Check those filters – First Line

24th May 2018 | 0 Comments

When a vehicle enters the workshop for a service, it is important to make sure that all components are functioning properly before heading back out on to the road. Filters are one of the components that must be replaced in line with the manufacturer’s schedule, as they are vital in maximising the longevity and efficiency of both the vehicle and the comfort of its occupants.

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Winter service checks – don’t forget the filters, advises First Line

Winter service checks – don’t forget the filters, advises First Line

24th January 2018 | 0 Comments

During the winter months there is sure to be plenty of adverse weather conditions, all of which could hinder the performance of the vehicle, as several key components will be more exposed to the elements and prone to failure.

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First Line providing complete wheel bearing solution for developing hub technology

First Line providing complete wheel bearing solution for developing hub technology

3rd January 2018 | 0 Comments

The speed of wheel hub technology development for the modern vehicle, with weight saving and safety at the forefront, has meant changes for suppliers of wheel components too. First Line’s aftermarket range of wheel bearings reflect a decade of significant changes with the original single-row ball/taper roller bearings undergoing three generations of evolution to cater for the advance in automotive technology.

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First Line expands product portfolio

15th December 2017 | 0 Comments

Since the beginning of 2017, First Line Ltd has increased its portfolio by more than 1,100 references. Having the largest and most relevant product offering is crucial, as the company is committed to providing its customers with the broadest possible range, in order to fulfil their daily demands.

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Key Parts extends braking programme

Key Parts extends braking programme

31st August 2017 | 0 Comments

First Line has responded to the commercial realities driving the market and, in 2012, introduced a pure and simple range of components under the Key Parts brand. This competitively priced brand covers only the most popular applications for braking, steering & suspension, wheel bearings, water pumps and clutch kits, which offer minimum stock investment for maximum sales opportunity. Its braking portfolio – now totalling over 500 references – has grown by more than 50 brake discs and in excess of 190 brake pads within the past few months. Furthermore, all brake discs & pads, where required, are ECE R90 approved, ensuring total peace of mind about the high-quality products available.

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First Line provides layout diagrams to aid workshops

First Line provides layout diagrams to aid workshops

16th February 2017 | 0 Comments

First Line has released easy to identify engine mounting layout diagrams for every part number. The brand says the importance of accuracy in fitting engine mountings led it to offer the diagrams, available via the First Line WebCat, and MAM, with TecDoc to follow shortly. The diagrams also help First Line customers make sure they are buying the correct product for their specific needs. With 39 different Engine Mounting positions for both ‘in line’ and ‘transverse’ layouts, product identification can be quite challenging, First Line explains.

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First Line supplies OE parts to Zenos

First Line supplies OE parts to Zenos

11th August 2016 | 0 Comments

First Line has become one of British sports car manufacturer Zenos’ original equipment (OE) supply partners. Following the sports car manufacturer’s business ethos of building a British car using British suppliers, Zenos fits a range of First Line’s premium products to all their models, including Borg & Beck’s Becktec braking, First Line’s steering and suspension components and a bespoke handbrake cable.

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