Clutches
  • Shaftec provides support during COVID-19

    PMF looks at how braking supplier Shaftec has adapted its processes to help one of its biggest customers, ...

    PMF looks at how braking supplier Shaftec has adapted its processes to help one of its biggest customers, Autosupplies, throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. The past few months have been challenging for ...

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  • Juratek discusses harmful particles

    Juratek’s Engineering Manager, Bradley Hill, discusses the measures that the company is taking to reduce ...

    Juratek’s Engineering Manager, Bradley Hill, discusses the measures that the company is taking to reduce the harmful particles in friction materials. A recent report from the parliamentary Air Quality ...

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  • Good vibrations

    In an ever-growing aftermarket, it always helps to stay in tune with the latest developments in technolog ...

    In an ever-growing aftermarket, it always helps to stay in tune with the latest developments in technology. With safety-critical components such as the clutch, this is especially the case. Here, Aisin ...

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  • Emergent evolution

    Schaeffler REPXPERT Alistair Mason analyses how the clutch and transmission system is adapting to the evo ...

    Schaeffler REPXPERT Alistair Mason analyses how the clutch and transmission system is adapting to the evolution of engines. Manual gearbox cars are still very popular, so there is still a high demand ...

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  • New references

    LuK, INA and FAG kits all feature in Schaeffler’s latest new-to-range bulletin, to accommodate a variety ...

    LuK, INA and FAG kits all feature in Schaeffler’s latest new-to-range bulletin, to accommodate a variety of models and specifications. Three new part numbers have been released – covering kits for LuK ...

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  • 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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  • Clutch Kits

    Clutch kits from National Auto Parts National Auto Parts has introduced five new clutch kits, including a ...

    Clutch kits from National Auto Parts National Auto Parts has introduced five new clutch kits, including an SMF Kit for the Audi A3 S3 Quattro. The new-to-range additions cover a number of vehicle make ...

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  • ‘An Ongoing and Worrying Trend’

    Schaeffler has renewed its warning about the hazards of replacing an original dual mass flywheel (DMF) wi ...

    Schaeffler has renewed its warning about the hazards of replacing an original dual mass flywheel (DMF) with a solid flywheel kit, with such a replacement likely to cause motorists expensive follow-on ...

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  • Full Clutch Kits – Upselling

    The growth in the automotive industry has led to a significant increase in the demand for clutches, yet t ...

    The growth in the automotive industry has led to a significant increase in the demand for clutches, yet they tend to be distress purchases and are rarely stocked en masse by workshops. Valeo Service U ...

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  • Dealing with Distress Purchases

    Mark Dolloway, Sales Director at Schaeffler UK, explains to PMF how self-adjusting clutches (SACs) can be ...

    Mark Dolloway, Sales Director at Schaeffler UK, explains to PMF how self-adjusting clutches (SACs) can be a distress purchase for garages and why this means it is important for factors to stock the ri ...

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