Entries by The Parts Alliance

Futureproof your garage with ZF [pro]Tech membership

ZF, the global aftermarket solutions brand, has launched ZF [pro]Tech start, a personalised technical support and information hub to futureproof independent garages. In-line with its underlying principle of leading the aftermarket into the next generation of mobility, a one-off payment offers UK garages access to ZF [pro]Tech start. Multiple membership benefits will help futureproof garage […]

Bosch releases new ABS and ESP fluid range

Bosch has released its latest brake fluids, ENV 4 and ENV 6 Black Line, and both the ranges provide improvements to ESP and ABS reaction times and wear levels. ENV 4 and ENV 6 protect ABS and ESP from wear due to a high lubrication capacity and is released according to the OEM standards of […]

Automotive lighting brand launches new website to support pan-European exports

Ring, the lighting and automotive electrical brand, has developed a bespoke version of its website specifically for the German market, reaffirming its commitment to increasing export sales across Europe and providing support to garages amid Brexit. Following an initial investment of £30,000 in 2018, the website is now able to cater to customers from German-speaking […]

Neil Croxson becomes President and COO of The Parts Alliance

The Parts Alliance has announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Neil Croxson, has been appointed to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Neil succeeds Peter Sephton who will be retiring after ensuring an orderly transition over a three-month period. “I would like to thank all my colleagues in The Parts Alliance, […]

Servicesure announces ‘Autocentre of the Year’ shortlist

National garage network Servicesure has shortlisted its ‘Autocentre of the Year’ nominees, with this year’s winner to be announced at the eagerly anticipated ceremony which takes place at Coombe Abbey on 11 April. Senior members of The Parts Alliance will be in attendance on the night to announce the winning garage from the seven finalists: […]

Autotech Recruit to promote ‘fix first time’ mentality with exclusive ZF Aftermarket training

Training deal aims to give all vehicle technicians access to in-depth technical courses To counteract the ongoing skills shortage within the automotive industry, and meet the growing demand from UK garages for highly skilled technicians, Autotech Recruit has launched an exclusive alliance with ZF Aftermarket technical training. As a recruitment company, solely dedicated to the […]

BMW struggles to cope with scale of EGR valve recall

BMW owners left without cars for months while waiting for EGR repairs as BMW suppliers face unprecedented demand Owners of BMWs that were recalled for an exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) valve leak are reported to have been left without their cars for up to eight weeks as the German car-maker struggles to obtain replacement parts quickly enough. […]

Schaeffler to join OESAA members in Ireland for Autoinform Live 2019

REPXPERT team to demonstrate knowledge and experience, pass on hints and tips as well as best practice advice Schaeffler REPXPERTs will be helping improve technicians’ knowedge and providing them with the skills they need to improve their workshop repertoire when delivering invaluable hands-on training and seminars during Autoinform Live 2019. This year’s event will be […]