Market Trends & Analysis
  • Safety-Sensitive Tech

    More car manufacturers are switching to EPDM rubber within vehicles as it offers longevity and quality. H ...

    More car manufacturers are switching to EPDM rubber within vehicles as it offers longevity and quality. However, the material is sensitive to mineral oil and, when exposed to it over time, it will swe ...

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  • Comline names its part of the month

    Aftermarket supplier, Comline, proudly introduces its latest ‘Part of the Month', ECK228F, a multi-applic ...

    Aftermarket supplier, Comline, proudly introduces its latest ‘Part of the Month', ECK228F, a multi-application Single Mass Flywheel Clutch Kit. Serving a variety of vehicles from the Volkswagen Group, ...

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  • It’s all about data

    TecAlliance tells PMF how it has optimised the accuracy of spare part identification with new vehicle att ...

    TecAlliance tells PMF how it has optimised the accuracy of spare part identification with new vehicle attributes. Model variety and various equipment variants are constantly increasing. TecAlliance im ...

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  • Push and pulley

    Dayco is a producer of original equipment (OE) torsional vibration dampers; the same product line is avai ...

    Dayco is a producer of original equipment (OE) torsional vibration dampers; the same product line is available to the aftermarket. Here, the company explores the ins and outs of this important product ...

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  • Our survey says…

    For the last nine years, Kalimex, global distributors of K-Seal permanent coolant leak repair and UK dist ...

    For the last nine years, Kalimex, global distributors of K-Seal permanent coolant leak repair and UK distributors of the JLM Lubricants’ product range, has commissioned an independent market research ...

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  • Charging your sales power

    CTEK shares some interesting data that could help to increase sales of batteries and battery management e ...

    CTEK shares some interesting data that could help to increase sales of batteries and battery management equipment. CTEK carried out a trial with three UK independent workshops. The company sought to d ...

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  • Demand for development

    Sealey discusses how the aftermarket must stay in touch with the automotive industry’s evolving technolog ...

    Sealey discusses how the aftermarket must stay in touch with the automotive industry’s evolving technology in order to develop, and secure its future in servicing and repairing electric and hybrid veh ...

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  • A fibreglass future?

    Lesjöfors discusses the pressures put upon many component manufacturers to make their products more light ...

    Lesjöfors discusses the pressures put upon many component manufacturers to make their products more lightweight, and how the company has gone about achieving this for its own range of vehicle springs. ...

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  • The future is now

    AutoMate’s Harrison Boudakin highlights some of the standout models and key trends from what is arguably ...

    AutoMate’s Harrison Boudakin highlights some of the standout models and key trends from what is arguably the most important motor show on the automotive calendar. If the headline acts at this year’s G ...

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  • The Aisin way

    Last issue, PMF found out about Aisin’s history, and how it developed a wide range of products from its a ...

    Last issue, PMF found out about Aisin’s history, and how it developed a wide range of products from its accumulated experience. Here, the company outlines some of the most popular of these product gro ...

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