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LuK surges ahead with new additions to clutch range

Schaeffler (UK) Ltd is surging forward with new additions to its industry-leading LuK clutch range.

The global technology giant has introduced new parts for nearly 1.7 million additional vehicles including 30 LuK RepSets, nine LuK RepSet Pros, eight Dual Mass Flywheels (DMFs) and one LuK cylinder.


These new arrivals include new LuK 2CT double-clutch components for the VW Golf V (1K1) 1.9 TDI and VW Polo (6R, 6C) 1.4 which were introduced in mid-2011, and a LuK RepSet DMF for the VW Golf VI (5K1) 1.6 TDI, 02/2009-11/2012.

LuK has also boosted its range of clutch parts for Japanese and Far Eastern models by introducing new additions for a wide variety of vehicles including LuK RepSet Pros for the Toyota IQ 1.0, 01/2009-, Kia Sorento II (XM) 2.2 CRDi 4WD, 11/2009-, LuK RepSets for the Hyundai i10 (1A) 1.0, 12/2013-, and Subaru Forester (SH) 2.0 D AWD, 09/2008-, and a DMF for the Mazda CX-5 (KE, GH) 2.2 D, 04/2012-.

There is also a new LuK RepSet and LuK RepSet Pro for the VW Crafter 30-50 (2F) 2.0 TDi, 07/2011-, and a LuK RepSet for the Nissan Pick Up (D22) 2.4 i 4WD, 03/2002-.

Malcolm Short, Technical Services Manager for Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket in the UK, said: “We are continuing to grow the LuK clutch range and have made some significant additions to the range to cover an even wider selection of vehicles that are used daily by millions of drivers.

“As the leading supplier of original equipment (OE) clutches we know how important it is to supply quality parts for the widest range of vehicles possible and have made some important new additions to cover both European and also Japanese and Far Eastern cars as well as light commercial vehicles (LCVs).

“The LuK clutch range is the complete clutch solution and continues to be the first choice for distributors and garages who want to stock and fit parts they can trust and which will satisfy the needs of the UK and Ireland’s drivers.”

LuK recommends that customers consult the online catalogue at for more information about exact applications for these new additions.

In addition to LuK clutch products, Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket (UK) Ltd also supplies INA tensioners and FAG wheel bearings to the independent aftermarket. It has also recently introduced the Ruville engine, cooling and suspension components range and all brands are backed by technical support and repair installation tips through its industry leading internet site REPXPERT ( and a technical hotline; UK Tel: 08457 001100, Ireland Tel: +44 (0)1432 264264.