Archive for May, 2009


May 28th, 2009 No comments

The United States Senate have  invited Advantage PressurePro to Washington to take part in a Green Jobs Leadership Summit.  Claire McCaskill one of Obama’s advisors invited Advantage PressurePro to represent the state of Missouri as a business with Green credentials.

aide automotive are the European supplier for PressurePro, taking the guesswork out of tyre pressure monitoring.

TrailerCheck II

May 26th, 2009 No comments

New product from aide automotive is the TrailerCheck II. The next generation in trailer diagnositics that tests lighting and ISO circuits. Check out for more details.

Why is it important to check my tyres?

May 23rd, 2009 No comments

Scott Benbow, product manager at Continental Tyres, answers some frequently-asked questions.

How do I know what the correct tyre pressures are?

The correct tyre pressures for your vehicle will be found in the vehicle handbook and in some cases inside the vehicle – such as on the pillar of the driver’s door.

Read more at Fleet News.

Also aide automotive offer AirAlert the ideal product to check tyre pressures.

Fleet managers ‘need to consider cost savings’

May 18th, 2009 No comments

Fleet managers are advised to make cost savings says Ross Jackson’s artice on the Energy Savings Trust website.

Ross Jackson, managing director of consulting firm Fleet Operations, noted that managing costs needs to be the “number one priority” for transport executives.

With this the goverment have made an incentive scheme to buy more electric cars.

aide automotive have always seen that costs savings is the way forward, recharging batteries rather replacing is an ideal way to help costs and the environment.

Monitoring driving can also reduce costs, the Driver Eye is a simple cost effective monitor for any fleet.

Read the full article by clicking here.

Report on Truck Braking Systems

May 14th, 2009 No comments

The website has an interesting article on braking systems & stopping distances.

The report highlights that Every year 14,500 – 16,000 large goods vehicles are involved in UK crashes.

Further advice and recommendations are reviewed in the report, to read more click here.

aide automotive advises to check brakes regularly, BrakeCheck is the ideal tester for commercial vehicles inspection sheet brake test.

ASDA Improve Fuel Economy

May 9th, 2009 No comments

ASDA have recently been featured on saving money through fuel economy performance.

A massive 23 % reduction in fuel use is providing ASDA with great standing with customer relations and environmental challenges.

You can see a full viedo artice at the BBC official website.

aide automotive also strive to promote fuel reduction, using tyre pressure monitoring devices helps reduce fuel usage and again help reduces environmental impacts.

Anti siphon device are also an excellent product to stop fuel theft.

Second Phase of Website Launches New Products!

May 5th, 2009 No comments

aide automotive has introduced a number of new automotive products to it’s range in the second phase of it’s website


The new products appeal to a range of different industries across the Automotive Sector


For Cars and Light Commercial Vehicles  we have products such as the Driver Eye for keeping an eye on employee driver habits, PressurePro for the best tyre pressure monitoring or Right Fuel to prevent misfuelling of diesel vehicles.


For Commercial Vehicles products such as the Fresnel Lens covers a vehicles blind spot and X-Driven a hand-held portable camera system to act as a witness of a crime.


Commerical Workshop Products such as the TruckCheck Automatic Voltage Tester and TrailerCheck II the next generation in truck diagnositics.


These are just a few of the products that we now have to offer in addition to our longstanding range of quality products such as misfuelling devices, brake testers, and tyre pressure monitoring products to name a few. So take a browse through the aide automotive website to find the product to suit you or call one of our team for further information.

Another case of Fuel Theft!

May 4th, 2009 No comments

Leamington Spa Courier recently reported that four people were arrested in April following the theft of fuel from 2 lorries in Ryton-on-Dunsmore.

Police were called out in the early hours of the morning after the thieves were spotted siphoning the fuel, the lorries were parked off the A45 in a layby.

The four men were arrested and taken into custody. Rugby Police say a large quantity of fuel had been siphoned from both of the lorries. This case of fuel theft highlights the need to take preventative measures against this crime.  Find out more about anti-syphoning devices from aide automotive.