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Aftermarket News Archive

Ford renews partnership with FAI

Ford Ireland has renewed its existing partnership with Irish football for 2018 and in doing so, handed over a fleet of new 181 Ford models to the Football Association of Ireland to assist in the delivery of grassroots football. Ford has been a long-standing vehicle partner of the FAI (since 2006) and each year, supplies

Sealey celebrates 40 years in business

Sealey is celebrating its 40th year in business this year and to celebrate it has unveiled details of a special promotion. The promotion launches on February 1 and runs until the end of April, Inside, there’s some exclusive pricing on a selection of over two hundred of its most popular products and discounts up to

Borg & Beck offers winter servicing advice

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. As a result, when a vehicle enters the workshop for a service during this period, it

LuK 2CT Double Clutch Training Course Available Now!

REPXPERT members are now able to sign-up online to attend live hands-on training events at the REPXPERT Training Academy in Hereford. The first session will take place on January 30th in Hereford – where our well-known REPXPERT Alistair Mason will be delivering a course entitled ‘LuK Clutch Basics’. This anything but basic course will contain

Japanparts celebrates 30 years with full trade fair programme

Japanparts Group, celebrating 30 years of business this year, is participating in a number of leading international trade fairs this year. This year, Japanparts Group will celebrate 30 years of business with its customers, an important milestone for the company, which in recent years has grown exponentially both in Italy and abroad. This year, Japanparts

Trico rear blades offer garages a significant up-sell opportunity

Technicians should always be checking the rear wiper blade as well as the front as it’s not only an up-sell opportunity but also the motorist needs proper visibility all around them, Trico has advised. Rear integral blades should be changed just as often as the front wipers, although most drivers only change their rear blade

BorgWarner’s AWD coupling enhances traction for Volvo XC40

BorgWarner tells us that it enhances driving performance and pleasure with its latest all-wheel drive (AWD) coupling for Volvo’s new XC40 compact SUV. Featuring integrated vehicle dynamics software, the compact and lightweight AWD solution provides high torque accuracy and distributes torque between the front and rear axle on demand, enhancing handling, traction and stability on

Japanparts Group celebrates 30 years of business

Japanparts Group tells us that it is celebrating 30 years of business and participates in some of the leading international trade show in the industry. The company spokeswoman says this is a important milestone for the company, which in recent years has grown exponentially both in Italy and abroad. For the company, therefore, 2018 will

Technicians now able to sign-up for training courses on REPXPERT

REPXPERT members are now able to sign-up online to attend live hands-on training events which will be held regularly at the REPXPERT Academy in Hereford. This means that over 10,500 active REPXPERT users in the UK can register for these sessions on the free garage portal, which also features comprehensive technical information and training videos

Armagh’s BTCC legend Colin Turkington signs deal with TerraClean

Randstad, via its engine decarbonising brand TerraClean, has extended its partnership with double British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) champion Colin Turkington for the third year running, further strengthening its ties with motorsport. Armagh man Turkington enjoyed another successful season last year with TerraClean’s full support, just missing out on being crowned 2017 champion after being