LuK adds to clutch range


Recent additions to the market-leading LuK clutch range cover the requirements of nearly 950,000 vehicles.

New part numbers released by Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket (UK) Ltd comprise: 14 LuK RepSets for more than 360,000 vehicles; 12 LuK RepSet Pros, for more than 507,000 vehicles; and five Dual Mass Flywheels (DMFs), for nearly 72,000 vehicles.

LuK part numbers introduced so far in 2012 have added nearly 4.6 million vehicles to those covered by the brand.

A new LuK RepSet has been introduced for more than 244,000 vehicles including the Peugeot 206 (2A/C) 1.4 i 09/98-, and one for more than 42,000 vehicles including the Citroen C4 Grand Picasso 1.6 HDi 10/2006-. New models are also being catered for which include a LuK RepSet that fits the VW Amorak 2.0 TSI 12/2010-.

While a new LuK RepSet Pro covers more than 362,000 vehicles including the Ford Focus II 1.6 11/2004- and another services the requirements of more than 56,000 vehicles, including the Nissan Note 1.4 03/2006-.

There’s also a new DMF part number for more than 11,000 vehicles, including the Audi A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 2.5 TDI 09/2001-07/2002 – CVT gearbox.

Malcolm Short, Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket (UK) Ltd Technical Services Manager, said: “We are continuing to introduce new LuK part numbers for hundreds of thousands of vehicles on the road.

“We are particularly pleased that the new additions not only cover traditional big-selling models, such as the Ford Focus and Peugeot 206, but also some more recent models such as the Nissan Note that have now entered the aftermarket and the Volkswagen Amorak, which although rarely seen in independent garages at present, will appear over the coming years.

“We will continue to add to our LuK product range to make it even more comprehensive and attractive to the aftermarket, keeping us ahead of our competitors.”

Customers are advised to visit the LuK online catalogue for more information about exact applications for these new additions at www.schaeffler-aftermarket.com

Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket (UK) Ltd also supplies INA tensioners and FAG wheel bearings to the independent aftermarket, with all brands backed by technical support and repair installation tips through its industry leading internet site RepXpert (www.RepXpert.com) and a technical hotline; UK Tel: 08457 001100, Ireland Tel: +44 (0)1432 264264.