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Comline announces product range extension

Comline announces product range extension

Tuesday 17th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Comline has released a variety of new part numbers across several of its product categories. This latest influx of new references once again highlights the diverse and comprehensive nature of the Comline range.

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Mahle adds to Victor Reinz gasket range

Mahle adds to Victor Reinz gasket range

Monday 9th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Mahle Aftermarket has announced new additions to the Victor Reinz gasket range, offering a wider choice of sealing solutions to aftermarket customers for both passenger and heavy duty (HD) vehicle applications.

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Autoelectro joins forces with SMMT at Remanufacturing Showcase

Autoelectro joins forces with SMMT at Remanufacturing Showcase

Wednesday 28th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Autoelectro has reaffirmed its commitment to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) by exhibiting its range of starter motors and alternators inside the trade association’s Remanufacturing Showcase.

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Garages face parts pricing dilemma according to TechMan

Garages face parts pricing dilemma according to TechMan

Tuesday 20th March 2018 | 0 Comments

TechMan says customers need to beware what they wish for when it comes to having suppliers’ catalogues available within their garage management system. Leo Freebairn, TechMan’s national sales manager says whilst customers ‘often ask for this’ it is important garages realise this convenience can come at a cost to their business.

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Trico to attend A1 spring trade event

Trico to attend A1 spring trade event

Monday 19th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Trico will be presenting Epic Accessories with a Peugeot van at the A1 Spring Trade Show, after having successfully exceeded their target during the three-month wiper blade promotion following A1’s Convention last year.

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National Auto Parts introduces new clutch kit applications

National Auto Parts introduces new clutch kit applications

Tuesday 13th March 2018 | 0 Comments

National Auto Parts’ aftermarket offering has been further enhanced with the addition of three new clutch kits to its ever-expanding clutch portfolio, meeting growing customer demand and designed to bring the very latest OE-quality parts to the automotive aftermarket.

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Clutch kits offer ‘unique aftermarket opportunity’ –National Auto Parts

Clutch kits offer ‘unique aftermarket opportunity’ –National Auto Parts

Tuesday 6th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Leading clutch and brake specialist National Auto Parts has introduced three exclusive clutch kits supplied with additional parts to improve performance and reduce warranty claims that are not the fault of the clutch. National identified several vehicle applications for BMW Mini that would benefit from the inclusion of parts that are designed to ensure that the clutch operates correctly and are not normally supplied in standard clutch kits.

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Midwest raises further funds for Bilston Town FC

Midwest raises further funds for Bilston Town FC

Tuesday 6th March 2018 | 0 Comments

West Midlands-based automotive parts distributor, Midwest Motor Factors, has raised £1,214 for Bilston Town Football Club, as part of its ongoing commitment to proactively support the local community. The cheque was presented to the club by Arnold Clark aftersales director Stewart MacAulay, on behalf of Midwest, owned by Arnold Clark. The money will cover the cost of the installation of new showers for the players.

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AS-PL UK becomes latest IAAF member

Thursday 25th January 2018 | 0 Comments

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has welcomed rotating parts supplier AS-PL UK to its ever-expanding network, as it looks set to continue its membership growth in 2018.

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Hella Hengst adds to cabin filter range

Hella Hengst adds to cabin filter range

Wednesday 24th January 2018 | 0 Comments

Hella has recently added antibacterial carbon activated cabin filters to the Hella Hengst range of OE quality filters.

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‘No stopping’ Brake Engineering with latest range expansion

‘No stopping’ Brake Engineering with latest range expansion

Wednesday 24th January 2018 | 0 Comments

Brake Engineering has extended its aftermarket portfolio by introducing several new additions across its product range for passenger cars and LCVs, including new brake calipers, pads and shoe sets. The braking specialist continues to launch new products regularly, steadily increasing its vehicle parc coverage as it remains committed to ensuring optimum customer satisfaction.

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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

Wednesday 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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SMPE secures agreement to supply Lucas brand engine management products

SMPE secures agreement to supply Lucas brand engine management products

Tuesday 23rd January 2018 | 0 Comments

Standard Motor Products Europe (SMPE), one of the UK's largest independently owned automotive parts manufacturers and suppliers, has secured the rights to supply its engine management programme under the iconic Lucas brand.

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Hella produces its 20 millionth Electrical Power Steering ECU

Hella produces its 20 millionth Electrical Power Steering ECU

Tuesday 23rd January 2018 | 0 Comments

Ever-stricter regulations for reducing CO2 emissions require fuel-efficient products, whilst autonomous driving demands reliable and precise steering systems. Lighting and electronics expert Hella produces electronic control units (ECU) for electrical power steering (EPS) to support and promote these objectives, as they allow needs-based steering assistance, by means of an electronically controlled electric motor, which saves energy and aids control. Since production started in 2010, 20 million units have now rolled off the assembly line.

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National Auto Parts expands clutch range

National Auto Parts expands clutch range

Wednesday 10th January 2018 | 0 Comments

National Auto Parts has added four new-to-range additions to its extensive clutch portfolio, covering both passenger car and light commercial vehicle applications. The extension includes one clutch kit for Mazda RX8 2.6 (2004-12), and an SMF kit, service kit and a guide tube for Volkswagen T5 Transporter 1.9 TDI (2003-09).

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