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Mahle adds to thermostat range

MAHLE-ThermostatsThe complete range of Mahle Aftermarket thermostats extends to more than 500 individual part numbers, which represents a huge proportion of the UK and Ireland vehicle parc.

The range includes traditional thermostat inserts, housing thermostats (with the mixing chamber integral to the unit), Map-controlled thermostats, sleeve valve thermostats, oil thermostats and EGR thermostats that regulate the flow of coolant through the EGR cooler. In addition, Mahle Aftermarket also supplies a multitude of thermal switches and thermocouples.

Notable new-to-range additions include two thermostat housings: TH-43-83, which caters for the 2.0-litre diesel engine used for Citroën C4/DS4/DS5 2011 onwards, Ford C-Max/Focus/Kuga/Mondeo, Peugeot 308/508/3008/5008 and Toyota Proace 2013 onwards and TH-46-83, which caters for the 2.2-litre diesel engine used for Citroën C5/C6/C8, Ford Galaxy/Mondeo/S-Max, Jaguar XF, Land Rover Range Rover and Peugeot 407/508/607/4007.

When it comes to thermostats, two Map control and two insert – one of which is a heavy duty application – join the range. TM-21-97 caters for the 3.0-litre petrol engine used for BMW 5 and 6 Series, while TM-42-103 covers the same engine in the 6 Series and later versions of the 7 Series.

TX-113-88D caters for multiple applications in the Suzuki range, including Carry 1.3/Swift and Jimny 1.3/Vitara and Grand Vitara 1.6/Wagon R 1.3, as well as the 1.2-litre engine in the Chevrolet Aveo/Kalos.

Finally, on the heavy duty side, THD-3-82 caters for Volvo FH Series trucks (both 9.4 and 12.8-litre) and 9.4-litre B9 Series buses, all from September 2005 onwards.

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