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DENSO’s Lambda Sensors – unparalleled innovation since the 1970s

Since the company first started producing Lambda Sensors in the 1970s, DENSO’s continual innovation has helped drive engine efficiency to achieve better MPG and lower emissions, while delivering long-lasting quality to customers.

Opies are proud to stock a huge range of quality Denso Lambda Sensors that cover a massive array of vehicles, so thought you guys may be interested in a quick insight into how Denso have been at the forefront of developing this technology.

Mahle filters – the importance of correct installation

Hi all

As a supplier of Mahle filters, it is our responsibility to let those of you that purchase them aware of the correct methods of installation, and any potential issues that may arise from incorrect installation.

One such filter that has caused some issues recently is the Mahle OX388D. This filter is designed to fit 1.6 and 2.0 TDI engines, primarily diesel engines from the VW group. Problems that arise from incorrect installation can include the oil filter housing leaking in the engine. Not good! This can occur if excessive torque is applied to the housing cover.

The instructions below are to show you that with the correct tools and taking the time to make sure everything is fitted correctly, then you will have nothing to fear!

Motul 300V racing at Opie Oils

In 1971, Motul grabbed the limelight when it launched the first 100% synthetic lubricant ever designed for cars: the famous 300V, applying aeronautical technology. Since then, Motul’s R&D department has put its research resources towards continuing re-formulation of its 300V products. They’re heavily involved in motorsport and sponsor a multitude of vehicles and events. Whether your car or motorbike is a means of getting from A to B, a weekend track day toy or an out and out racing machine, there is a Motul oil to suit your requirements. In this Blog post, we take the look at the premium of the Motul Oils.

Gorilla Products now available at Opie Oils

Opie Oils are proud to announce the brand new addition to the website. Opie Oils now stock and Sell Gorilla Products. Gorilla is an American family owned company who used their glue on teak furniture, but consumers found that it was incredibly versatile.  Since then Gorilla has expanded and now offer products such as Gorilla Tape, Gorilla Super Glue, Gorilla Glue, Gorilla Epoxy plus much more.  You will find a Gorilla product as there is nothing Gorilla can’t tackle.