Category Archives: Steering & suspension
An easy to use 3D wheel alignment system with a lightweight portable console for big or small bays, is now available from Tri-Sphere. Advantages include: Fixed cameras Tyre grabbing clamps Remote controlled sensors Bluetooth 8-24 inch wheels Quick set up, 3-point quick locking, no roll-back compensation required. For more, see www.tri-sphere.co.uk …ends First published
Fleet operators look set to benefit from OE manufactured air suspension technology at competitive prices thanks to an initiative from Corteco. With effect from 1 June, price reductions on hydraulic accumulators for certain Mercedes-Benz light van applications will give independent garages and workshops access to air suspension references that were designed for OE by
Corteco has added a ‘fix’ for suspensions on older Mercedes C class models. Cracked, split or oil soaked trailing arm bushings will cause problems because their condition is critical for rear axle alignment. Evidence that replacement is required is likely to include a ‘clunking noise’ when cornering, negotiating roundabouts or passing over ‘speed bumps’.
Corteco has acquired Auto Suppliers Limited (ASL). Auto Suppliers Limited (ASL), Kidderminster, United Kingdom is now part of the independent Automotive Aftermarket Division of Freudenberg Sealing Technologies. ASL, a family owned business founded in 1988 by Mr. Terry Stevens, is an expert in the development of power steering sealing kits and components, including a special product