Truck Road

Wabco, Knorr Bremse, Haldex… we have valves for all commercial vehicles

If you drive a truck for a living, you’ll be familiar with air valves in your commercial vehicle. They are responsible for controlling the heavy duty braking and suspension systems needed for larger vehicles. Here we explore their role in the smooth operation of your vehicle, the common faults that you may experience, and how […]

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Transponder Chips

If you've been reading our previous blog post about your car's anti-theft system – the immobiliser and how it's related to the ECU – you may remember that information from the key is read by the ECU to allow the car to start. The other piece of this puzzle is the transponder chip; that's the [...]
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How Your Immobiliser, ECU And Key Work Together To Secure Your Car

With some technical aspects of modern vehicles, we simply take them for granted. Take using a fob to casually lock and secure your vehicle as you walk away. It's easy and convenient, but do we really know the mechanics at play? Similarly, your immobiliser, ECU (Engine Control Unit) and key probably fall in to this bracket. We all [...]
Odometer Faulty Repair

My mileage isn’t reading: A common fault in some instrument clusters and how to solve it

Depending on the age of your vehicle, you may have a manual odometer – that thing measuring your mileage – which usually has white numbers on a black background slowly ticking around. If your car is new, you may have a digital odometer. The truth is, both are prone to faults when it comes to […]

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What To Do If Your Remote Key Is Not Working From Distance

We've all been there, casually walking away from our car with fob in hand, and testing it out to see how far away we can activate central locking from. You press the button and wait to hear that satisfying clunk… except, disaster! It doesn't seem to be working. Despite reducing the distance little by little, [...]
Free collection Repair

Free collection of your item/s for repair

We are glad to announce that we now are offering a free collection service for your items, whenever you need to send them to us for repair. In partnership with DHL courier company, we can offer this convenient service by which DHL will pick the parcel up from your garage or shop and deliver it to our premises via […]

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Broken or lost Yamaha key? No worries

Summertime is a great time to enjoy the outdoors with your Yamaha motorbike. Dressing up your bike suit, feeling the speed, sensing the acceleration… all these feelings are fantastic. Unfortunately, this time of the year is also the one when more motorbike keys are broken, lost or not recognised by our customers’ motorcycles. Here at Autotronics we are […]

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The most extensive range on Honda instrument cluster repairs

With our latest additions to our website, we can proudly say now that Autotronics has the most comprehensive and extensive range of instrument cluster repairs for Honda car manufacturer. So, if you or any of your acquaintances owns a Civic, a Jazz, an Accord, a CRV or any other of the Japanese manufacturer’s models and its instrument cluster is faulty, you can […]