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29 Apr 100 Years Of Lubricating The UK’s Workshops

The team at Tecalemit Garage Equipment celebrate 100 years of keeping the UK's Workshops well lubricated in the latest edition of Transport Operator Magazine Tecalemit’s lubrication solutions - Transport Operator - Transport Operator    ...

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23 Apr DVSA guidance on fraud.

The DVSA are publishing guidance to help drive down fraud in the MOT industry, full details can be found using the below link. https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/UKDVSA/bulletins/2ce5267...

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20 Apr Testing of speed limiter response.

From the 1st May 2021 the DVSA will cease testing of analogue tachographs as part of the ATF test. full details can be seen on the .gov website using the below link Speed limiter response will no longer be tested at annual test (govdelivery.com)  ...

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19 Apr DVSA Special notice 02-21

DVSA have today (19/04/2021) released special notice 02-21 informing MOT station that any new applicant to become an MOT site, change of registered business or on replacing emissions equipment from the 1st May will need to be of a connected approved version. full details can be...

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16 Apr Confusion over MOT dates leads to eye-opening numbers!

The rate at which UK cars that have missed their MOT by more than three weeks is becoming increasingly alarming. During the last six months that number has tripled, and it could be in relation to the MOT exemption period, which was in place during...

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16 Apr ADAS: The Ins & Outs of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems

ADAS has become a bit of Buzz word in the motor industry recently but, in reality, we’ve all been living with various forms of it for many years. From Anti-lock braking (ABS) and electronic stability programs (ESP) to adaptive cruise control using radar technology, our vehicles...

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01 Apr Electric Cars – what maintenance do they need?

Everyone has started to notice them popping up in their local town or village and they’re even more popular with those living in the city. Electric Cars or EVs, is the hot topic in the automotive industry and also a subject widely debated in parliament. For...

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22 Mar DVSA update MOT tester manual (appendix C Seat beats)

The DVSA have released an update to the MOT testers manual 22/03/2021: Page summary: Inspection processes and rules for car, private bus and light commercial vehicle (class 3, 4, 5 and 7 vehicle) MOT tests. Change made: Appendix C: Seat belt fitment tables – First published full detail can be...

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