Van, Truck, Trailer, Bus and Coach Aftermarket News in Ireland

Clutch development intensifies at Valeo

Valeo has launched a number of new clutch references as part of an intensive new-to-range (NTR) programme designed to bring the very latest OE-quality parts to the automotive aftermarket.

Clutch_Group_shot_with_BoxThere are more than 15 new clutch part additions to the Valeo Clutch programme. Highlights include: Conversion kits for BMW 3 Series (00 > 07), Renault Clio (09>) and Volvo S40 ( 97 > 03); dual mass flywheels for Ford Fiesta (02 > 05) and Vauxhall Astra (05 > 10); service kits for Renault Megane (09  > 12) and Audi A3 (03  > 07); and, two piece kits for Audi A3 (06  > 12) and Audi A4 (08 >).

One in three vehicles in Europe are fitted with Valeo clutches. The new additions bring the number of references in the Valeo clutch programme to well over 1900 for passenger car and commercial vehicle applications. The clutch programme includes traditional clutch kits, high-efficiency clutch kits, self-adjusting clutch kits, dual mass flywheels, clutch master cylinders and concentric slave cylinders.

Valeo clutches are manufactured using components from the company’s original equipment technology and this expertise is translated into its aftermarket product range, ensuring clutches are of the highest possible quality.

Valeo’s new to range clutches are listed in a new product update supplement that features other new parts now available across the following product ranges: Engine cooling, ignition parts, lighting, water pumps, wiper blades and wiper motors.