Radiator Coolant: More Than Just Antifreeze

For many vehicle owners, the perceived demands placed on the coolant in their car's cooling system are extremely low. In winter, the coolant should not...

Seat Ibiza: Installation of the New Timing Chain Kit

Nowadays, it is quickly assumed that most engine problems are more electrical than mechanical, especially when the malfunction indicator light on the dashboard is activated.

Brake Fluid: Safety in Liquid Form

Brake fluid is an important component within a vehicle’s braking system. febi DOT 4 Plus is a fully synthetic brake fluid based on glycols. It contains oxidation...

Overview of the Different Timing Chain Types

Not all timing chains are the same: there are a variety of types that differ in shape and design depending on the requirements and load...

ABS Sensors: Preventing Commercial Vehicle Brakes from Jamming

ABS, ESP, ASR: Nowadays, commercial vehicles are packed with driver assistance systems. For these to function, they require data from a wide variety of sensors...

Tips for Checking the Oil Level in 5-Speed Automatic Transmissions (722.6) from Mercedes-Benz

The oil level in the automatic transmission should be checked after an oil change or if a leak is suspected. The problem with 5-speed automatic transmissions (722.6) from...

Bringing Light into Darkness with febi Work Lights

If commercial vehicles or work machines are operated in the dark, good visibility is extremely important. However, if the work area is not illuminated sufficiently by stationary light...

Stay Topped Up: A Look at AdBlue®

The Euro 6 emission standards introduced in September 2014 require that oxides of nitrogen (NOx) emissions be cut by more than 50% when compared to previous levels....

Tips for the Safe Tightening of Wheel Bolts

Although the mounting of wheels onto a vehicle is generally self-explanatory, problems occur time and time and again in practice. The risks associated with an incorrectly tightened wheel...

Chassis Mounts: For More Comfort and Better Control

The chassis plays a key role in driving comfort, safety, and dynamics – for example, when the road is uneven and when braking and evasive maneuvers are...