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Launch CReader VI
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Launch CReader VI

Posted on Wednesday 27th of February 2013

Launch diagnostic tools are available in many models which display different sets of features to suit different needs. For DIY enthusiasts looking for a handheld tool to use in their workshop, the CReader VI is a high performing and very user-friendly diagnostic gadget which is perfect for home use.

This fault diagnosis tool works with all vehicles compliant with EOBD/OBDII (petrol vehicles from 2001, diesels from 2004); the CReader VI will quickly...Read More

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European Car Sales at New Low

Posted on Tuesday 19th of February 2013

Toyota, Ford and Peugeot Citroen saw European car sales hit a new low last month, seeing 2013 begin with a decline of 8.5%. According to the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) January 2013 was the slowest since 1990 with registrations falling to 918,280 new cars. This is largely due to cutbacks in European production capacity, as regional sales fell 26% for Ford and 16% each for Peugeot and Toyota. Car demand in the Eurozone is expected to contract further as 2013...Read More

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Scotland to Install Electric Car Charging Points

Posted on Thursday 7th of February 2013

The Scottish road network is to feature charging points for electric cars as part of a new government scheme to reduce emissions. The result of these plans will mean that drivers of electric cars will never be more than fifty miles from a charging point; and these points will also feature at leisure centres, council owned car parks and ferry terminals. Furthermore, 100% funding will be available to homeowners who wish to install a charging point at home. This radical proposal is to be...Read More