• Turbochargers

    Melett has supplemented its product range with the introduction of four turbochargers. The recent additio ...

    Melett has supplemented its product range with the introduction of four turbochargers. The recent additions include a turbocharger for the 2.0 Ford C-Max, Focus, Galaxy, Kuga, Mondeo, S-Max and Volvo ...

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  • Ignition Coils

    A range of multicharge ignition coils, found in GDI engines, is now available from SMPE. The construction ...

    A range of multicharge ignition coils, found in GDI engines, is now available from SMPE. The construction of a multicharge ignition coil is different to a standard in that it has a single primary wind ...

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  • Steel pistons

    Increasing pressures and high temperatures mean that modern engines have to meet tougher requirements tha ...

    Increasing pressures and high temperatures mean that modern engines have to meet tougher requirements than ever before. These requirements can be met more reliably by Rheinmetall’s smaller and lighter ...

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  • Autodata looks at an engine fault on a Toyota Verso

    In this regular column, Autodata’s Technical Team share their fixes to common problems raised through Aut ...

    In this regular column, Autodata’s Technical Team share their fixes to common problems raised through Autodata’s technical helpline, available to all UK customers. Toyota Verso – engine malfunction in ...

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  • Common Faults: Remote transponder issues

    Autoelectro has noticed a recurring problem with the remote transponders on certain vehicle models that m ...

    Autoelectro has noticed a recurring problem with the remote transponders on certain vehicle models that many think is an issue with the starter motor or solenoid. With this not being the case, the rem ...

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  • Switchable engine mounts

    A range of switchable engine mounts for selected Audi and Mercedes-Benz models has been introduced by ZF ...

    A range of switchable engine mounts for selected Audi and Mercedes-Benz models has been introduced by ZF Aftermarket. Using an integrated air spring, this design can actuate two different characterist ...

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  • Alternator/starter motor

    Autoelectro has introduced its AEG9008 reversible alternator/starter motor, which fits the Peugeot 3008 a ...

    Autoelectro has introduced its AEG9008 reversible alternator/starter motor, which fits the Peugeot 3008 and 508 HYbrid4 models. The AEG9008 is a mild hybrid unit that incorporates a combined starter/a ...

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  • Turbo and turbocharged system: Air leaks in the system

    Nissens talks through the symptoms of air leaks in a turbo and turbocharged system and presents an exampl ...

    Nissens talks through the symptoms of air leaks in a turbo and turbocharged system and presents an example problem and solution to solving this issue. Significant decrease of engine power Lack of mome ...

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  • Engine overheating on a Peugeot 208 - AUTODOCTA

    Autodata’s Technical Team share their fixes to common problems raised through Autodata’s technical helpli ...

    Autodata’s Technical Team share their fixes to common problems raised through Autodata’s technical helpline, available to all UK customers. FAULT: A customer is complaining that their 2014 Peugeot 208 ...

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  • A Camry quandary: part 1

    In the first of a two-part diagnostic marathon, Steve Smith, Automotive Application Specialist at Pico, d ...

    In the first of a two-part diagnostic marathon, Steve Smith, Automotive Application Specialist at Pico, describes how he went about correcting a camshaft correlation error in a Toyota Camry (import) w ...

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