May 2013 issue - if you are having trouble viewing this email,click here.

Iris-Mec Depollution

Air bag tools
Air con recovery
Cat cutters
Depollution rigs
Dismantling systems
Fuel removal
Glass removal
LPG recovery

Autodrain Depollution Equipment

machinery - ferrous
machinery - nonferrous
Oil filter crushers
Oil skimmers


Oil spill clean-up
Shock absorber tools
Storage tanks
Vehicle lifts/ramps
Wheel crushers


Air bags
Businesses for sale
Cat buyers
Environmental Consultants
Health & safety
Legal assistance

Chas Ambrose ATF Services

Oil collection
Racking for vehicles/spares
Salvage auctions
Salvage software
Scrap Non Ferrous
Scrap ferrous
Spares locator services
Stock control software

MVDA information

Salvage auctions
Specialist ATFs

Credit card laws
ELV Directive
Health & safety
Technical Competence

Getting hold of more motors

Many in the industry are suffering from a two fold problem; overpriced salvage making them uneconomic to break for spares and the other perennial problem, poor quality parts from ELVs. This has left the industry looking for new sources for suitable vehicles.
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Tyres - we must defend this part of our business

Green Car demo site

We mentioned a couple of issues ago the pressure we are under from new tyre manufacturers who would like to see used tyre sales banned. Training and certification is our route to maintaining this revenue source.

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OHRA racking systems

Extending your parts sales

Automotive recycling yards recently gathered at the Pinnacle Professional seminar to network and exchange ideas for improving the industry and their respective businesses.
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Warranty for used parts

Manitou in yard

It is important that you realise that you are liable for costs and expenses of un-install, supply and re-install of parts for 6 months from date of purchase and you need to protect yourself.
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New benefits for Bluecycle customers

In response to feedback from its annual customer survey, online auction specialist, Bluecycle, has introduced a number of new benefits for those trading in car salvage.
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1st Choice Spares - the UKs leading parts locator

Independent study looks good for airbags

MVDA and BVSF recently announced that they had commissioned a joint independent research programme to look objectively at the re-use of airbag system components. A preliminary report was finalised just before Christmas and now a summary is available.
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SEDA opens on-line shop for trade users

SEDA is well known to most of us, but we may not be ware of their on-line shop which opened recently.
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Green Car Depollution
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