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Factorfocus Archive

New starter in AS-PL offer

AS-PL has introduced a new starter with index number S6253S, which is the product of the AS brand.

EEC launches new 6 in 1 petrol solution

EEC, a leading manufacturer of DPF’s and catalytic converters has launched its new 6 in 1 petrol solution to complement its industry leading 6 in 1 DPF (Diesel) solution.

Repxpert team provides training to loyal Schaeffler customer

Repxpert, Alistair Mason recently piloted one of Schaeffler’s Technical Support vehicles to Oldfields Garage in Leominster, a workshop that has been fitting Schaeffler products successfully for a number of years, in order to provide some training to its dedicated team of technicians.

Sogefi designs oil filter module for new Audi A6

Sogefi, the automotive component company of CIR Group, has designed the oil filter module of the Audi A6 next-generation, which made its global debut during the Geneva Motor Show earlier this year and is now available in the market.

NGK pay tribute to Tony Harte

Ignition specialist, NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd has made a special presentation to a man who has helped sell hundreds of thousands of the company’s market-leading spark plugs.

New Bulb Pilers from Laser Tools

The new Bulb Pliers from Laser Tools (part number 7270) are designed to remove and install hard-to-reach and hard-to-remove bulbs fitted to cars, boats, planes, arcade games, vending machines and a multitude of electronic devices.

New OptiMate 5 stop-start battery optimizer

Increasing numbers of vehicles are using automatic stop-start systems, to help lower emissions and fuel consumption, but these can put enormous strain on the battery. The new OptiMate 5 start-stop battery optimizer is designed to provide completely safe charging and maintenance for the 12V EFB and AGM batteries fitted to modern cars & vans.

Yuasa adds to OE YBX battery range

GS Yuasa Battery Europe Ltd, the world’s leading battery manufacturer, has introduced seven new Yuasa automotive batteries to its market-leading, Original Equipment (OE) quality YBX range. The new additions provide a significant increase in coverage of the European vehicle parc.

Shell remains BMW’s recommended oil supplier

Shell says it has officially renewed its status as BMW AG’s only recommended supplier for aftermarket engine oils in Ireland for a further three years till end 2022 for all BMW Group brands; BMW, BMW i, BMW M, MINI, BMW Motorrad and Rolls-Royce Motor Cars.

New OptiMate Solar line launched

One of the primary problems encountered with most solar chargers has always been that once the sun goes down, you have no idea what the battery status is and no answer to the all-important question…“is that battery charged or not?”