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REVERSE ENGINEERING

The V5 DIY Brake Bleeding kit from Frost Automotive Restoration has the bare necessities for world class brake and clutch bleeding at an economy price.

We’ve known for many years that trapped air kills the response of even high-end brake systems and leaves your ‘average’ brake or clutch assembly mushy, weak and potentially dangerous. So how does Frost obliterate trapped air making sure the brake system performs to its top potential? By pushing the air up! Not down…

Reverse bleeding injects fluid at the low points, the slave bleeder valves and takes advantage of the laws of Physics, recognising that air rises More >

ESSENTIAL READING

As usual, Burton Power will be launching their new catalogue at Autosport International, which opens on January 8, 2015.

The new listings in the catalogue for 2015 include: Burton black ignition leads, the Go Pro Hero range, Millers Nanotech oils, Powerflex Black Series bushes, Capri 3-litre brake discs, classic wing mirrors, and Goodridge classic black brake hose kits.

This year’s catalogue features a specially-commissioned cover illustration of a Ford RS500 Sierra, rendered in a dramatic, but sadly fictional, Burton Power classic touring car livery.

Included within the pages is all the main performance brands that Burton Power sells, including brands like Weber, Vibra More >

SMOOTH JOINTS

This extra heavy duty ball-joint separator (Laser Tools’ part no: 5553) is designed to split the most stubborn joint taper with ease.

There is no hammer, no impact, just steady and impressive power, a torque of just 40Nm applied results in a full eight tonne pressure on the jaws.

The fork body is manufactured from high-tensile SCM 440 alloy steel for terrific strength and durability.

This professional tool is available now at a typical price of £106.68 but remember to check your local Laser Tools supplier for the best prices and special offers.

More details from www.lasertools.co.uk ENDS.

NICE FILTER

New oil filler kit from Laser Tools (part no: 5542) is designed to effectively seal onto the engine’s oil filler aperture thus avoiding spillage onto the cam cover, engine block or exhaust manifold.

Includes five adaptors that fit most modern engines and is suitable for both bayonet and screw fittings and supplied with a useful extension piece that allows access when the oil filler cap is under the scuttle. The funnel has a one-litre capacity.

Saves time and provides a clean, professional solution.

Available now at a retail price of £149.99 but remember to check your local Laser Tools supplier for the best More >

POWER-PACKED NEW PACKAGING

Since taking over responsibility for the Lucas brand in March 2009, Manbat has completely rebuilt its reputation for quality, reliability and value by putting together a range of batteries that deliver the performance the motorist requires, the confidence in the product that the technician is looking for and a profit margin the makes sense for both the factor and the workshop.

Now, in its most noticeable move to date, Manbat has made fundamental changes to the existing packaging. Core to the rebranding objective was to make the Lucas name and green colour scheme far more prominent than on the previous design, More >