Concentric pump bearing for Opel 510 0180 10 – warning

All individual packaging from LuK with concentric bearing pump 510 0180 10 will include a warning label (Fig. 1). Fig. 1: WarningIt specifically states that the concentric bearing pump should not be used in combination with other manufacturers’ couplings. The results of practice show that the use of a concentric pump bearing (Fig. 2) in […]

Clutch Kit 620 3268 00 for PSA – Improperly Machined Pressure Plate?

Once you unpack the clutch and see the pressure disc, even an experienced mechanic would look twice. Could this work? Is this a manufacturing error? “I’ve never seen a surface so smooth,” or something like that says the mechanic. What happened here? “Usually the surface is textured, you can see the channels.” Correct. Normal. However, […]

New design lower clutch pump for Peugeot/Citroen

Models: Citroën: C-Elysee, C3 II, C4 Cactus, DS3, DS3 CabrioletPeugeot: 207 SW, 207, 208, 301, 2008 ILUK catalog number: 512 0050 10 See parts catalog for current applications The lower clutch pump can be supplied in two different versions with one part number 512 0050 10. One version corresponds to original equipment in terms of […]

A quick look at KYB’s research and developments

With over 100 years of experience in hydraulics comes a rich set of knowledge and experience. This includes the physical assessment of the comfort and characteristics of the driver by experienced drivers, technology to predict vehicle behavior through computer simulations based on statistical analysis and more. KYB now uses the next generation of artificial intelligence […]

Hella offers a rich electronic product range

Although Hella first started in electric lighting back in 1899, today it has become an integral supplier of vehicle electronics solutions. The number and complexity of the electronic components used in vehicles has increased in the last few years. Up to 30 percent of the value of a well-equipped new car is reduced to its […]

OE Multi-Bobines (Multi-Charge) by Delphi Technologies

The Delphi Technologies OEs range includes multinctal ignition coils designed for direct injection gasoline engines (GDI). Due to shorter intervals of injection and ignition, combined with the poorer air/fuel mixture, today’s advanced direct injection gasoline engines (GDI) set higher requirements for the ignition system. Designed for the difficult conditions of operation of the GDI engine, […]

BMW Check Engine Light Illuminates

The information concerns:Manufacturer: BMWModels: 3 Series (E90 / 91) Model Year: From July 2006Z4 (E85) model year: from January 2006.X3 (E83) model year: from September 2006All models with engine code N52 / N54Symptoms:The engine control panel indicator light is onThe car starts poorlyThe vehicle is not running wellError code: Adjustable camshaft If one or more […]


Valeo is an automotive supplier, partner to all automakers worldwide. As a technology company, Valeo proposes innovative products and systems that contribute to the reduction of CO2 emissions and to the development of intuitive driving. In 2018, the Group generated sales of 19.3 billion euros and invested 13% of its original equipment sales in Research and […]