BG Automotive extends its sump plug range

09 October 2014


BG Automotive has extended its range of individually packed sump plugs to 41, covering more than 10,000 applications

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Global aftermarket sectors are showing signs of good growth

09 October 2014


Global business in the aftermarket is showing good signs claims the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association’s report

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CAT Council

Global aftermarket sectors are showing signs of good growth


03 October 2014


This month sees us focus on another fleet favourite, the BMW 5 Series. The mid-sized Beemer has established itself as a common sight on UK roads, with this model now into its sixth generation, although we are focusing on ...

27 August 2014


Carrying on the Inside Line series, we move on from the third generation Mercedes C-Class and turn our focus towards a French supermini, the Peugeot 207. The 207 comes from a rich vein of supermini Pugs over the years wh ...

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CAT’S INSIDE LINE: PEUGEOT 207

02 June 2014


As the Haynes Mechanix course drew to its conclusion after seven weeks (actually eight in the end) of training, the first group of youngsters have now successfully completed the pilot project and achieved a well-deserve ...

19 May 2014


As Haynes’ Mechanix course, designed to inspire the next generation of technicians, enters its final week, CAT catches up with Mentor Paul Lawry to find out how the youngsters have taken to their first taste of the mot ...

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Out and About with CAT

Haynes’ course gets youngsters delving deep into car mechanics

30 October 2014


Stephen Trulock explains Prestolite’s diverse UK operation and why it has the perfect business model. Rotating electrics are a fascinating product type with the amount of power they are expected to produce especially i ...

29 October 2014


Caroline Lake about her fascination with engines from an early age and how it led to her decision to set up a garage targeting woman customers in particular

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CAT Know-How

CAT Garage Lives: Caroline Cars

30 October 2014


Mike Owen thinks you may know more about your customers than you realise and has some useful tips on how to make databases work for you

30 October 2014


John Genge gives some advice on phone manner and how it can improve your customers’ attitude to and confidence in your business

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