Automechanika: ContiTech Presents Mobile Information Sources
Solutions for drive and suspension systems / worldwide service / family of tools grows / QR code leads directly to the product information
The Power Transmission Group is showcasing its expertise as a specialist for drive systems: With its complete timing belt kits, the company covers more than 90% of the vehicle population. The remaining range of kits continues to be expanded, including kits with timing belts and water pumps and with V-ribbed belts and torsional vibration dampers. In addition, individual torsional vibration dampers and overrunning alternator pulleys are also included in the premium product range. These products dampen the vibrations in auxiliary unit drives and lengthen the service life of belt drive components. Packaging now includes a new practical feature: QR codes. Customers can use these codes to call up the respective product information page in the PIC (Product Information Center) online service, where general information, technical data, parts lists and installation instructions as well as comments about using special tools can be found.
ContiTech's range of tools has again grown considerably this year: "You need the right tool to do a really professional job changing belts," notes Helmut Engel, head of Automotive Aftermarket at the ContiTech Power Transmission Group. "We are expanding our assortment further to provide automotive pros the best possible assistance in their work." Also new, product films now show experts how to use the tools properly.
At the Automechanika, Air Spring Systems will be presenting air springs for use in trucks, buses and trailers. The renowned development partner and OEM supplier to the commercial vehicle industry covers replacement part needs for virtually all commercial vehicle applications. A further important topic will be the service that the company provides. "We are continuously expanding our range of services, and are for instance featuring new possibilities for mobile information access at the fair," explains Dirk Hoffmeister, segment head of Commercial Vehicles Aftermarket at ContiTech Air Spring Systems. In addition, an extensive selection of training sessions, online information and newsletters ensures that dealers and workshops are always up-to-date with the latest technical advancements.