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Started Sep 25, 2013
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An online car garage and repair marketplace has revealed that drivers could save considerable money if they opted for the small Volkswagen Polo over the larger Golf. The site analysed more than 300,000 data points to reveal which hatchback cars cost the most to maintain across three best-selling brands: Volkswagen, Vauxhall and Ford.
A site connecting car garages and repair centres with drivers in need of repairs, servicing and MOTs has released internal…Continue
Posted on September 13, 2018 at 9:07
Staying one step ahead in an age of rapid technological change
By Claes-Peter Lindner, Field Marketing Advisor UKI and Nordics
The automotive industry today is more technology driven than ever. Cars are becoming smarter at an unprecedented rate, equipped with more sensors, processing power and even the ability to drive autonomously. As change continues at warp speed, one of the big factors affecting our industry will be…Continue
Posted on August 31, 2018 at 6:30
What is it?
AdBlue is the trade name for an aqueous solution of urea (technical name US32), commonly used as an additive in diesel powered vehicles together with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology to reduce emissions which cause atmospheric pollution.
The combination of an SCR system with the injection of the AdBlue additive targets harmful NOx (nitrous oxides) which are a major cause of smog in many cities. NOx emissions can be a major problem…Continue
Posted on February 23, 2018 at 8:19
The Construction Design and Management Regulations (CDM 2015) cover the management of health, safety and welfare when carrying out construction projects. Introduced in April 2015, the regulations directly affect you if you carry out any kind of construction project in a domestic setting.
“This could include the installation of kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms, repairs on a roof, building new extensions, conversions or any other kind of construction project where you are either a…Continue
Posted on March 29, 2016 at 13:15
I was recently contacted by Active Car Wash Supplies Ltd with some exciting news about the results they are seeing from the use of new Italian car wash chemicals from a company called Ma Fra that they are supplying into the UK Machine Car and Jet wash marketplace.
As part of their service and in addition to providing a rebranding, reimaging and car wash relaunching service they also provide what they call a free ”car wash health check” to determine the performance…Continue
Posted on November 30, 2015 at 18:30