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Yuasa giving away free USB smart button to workshops

Yuasa is giving workshops across Ireland and the UK a free USB smart button.

The innovative buttons are perfect for busy workshops. They simply plug into a device’s USB port and when pushed, provide ultra-fast access to Yuasa’s industry leading trade battery lookup site.

To claim a free button for your workshop, click here and enter your details.

Yuasa’s powerful system is powered by GS Yuasa’s powerful database. It finds the exact battery on every occasion, helping technicians save valuable time and money, whilst boosting their own customer service and reputation. is far more than just a battery lookup system. Once the correct battery is found, users can download detailed fitting information. This includes the battery location on the vehicle, accurate fitting times and the location of the OBD (on-board diagnostics) port if appropriate.

This is complemented by full OE level step-by-step fitting instructions that can be viewed on screen or printed for convenience.

Although the system can quickly lookup batteries via vehicle licence plate or VIN, an effective alternative is the cross-reference tool. This allows mechanics to cross reference OEM and competitor part numbers to the equivalent Yuasa battery, making battery replacement even easier and more convenient.

Automotive batteries are just the beginning though, also includes an extensive range for all vehicle applications such as motorcycle, commercial vehicle, leisure, marine, garden and many more, making the system suitable for all types of vehicle parts distributor.

James Douglas, marketing and product manager at GS Yuasa Battery Sales UK Ltd said: “There are many ways to find the correct battery, but none are as quick and accurate as ours. Our online battery lookup system is far more than just a battery finder. It is the most powerful, user-friendly and fastest battery lookup resource available anywhere.

“The USB smart button allows users to launch the system in a fast and convenient way, making it perfect for technicians with a busy work schedule.

“Since its launch in 2012, over three million batteries have been found using our trade battery lookup. It is the original and most comprehensive solution available and the most accurate, trusted and well used system in the industry.”