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Motul Valve Expert – A must have for classic engines

Are you the proud owner of a classic car, bike or boat? Or maybe you’ve got an old Atco or similar classic lawn mower tucked away? Well, if you do, then you’ll be aware of the importance of lead replacement additives. Basically, lots of old engines fitted with soft exhaust valve seats will require lead in the petrol – This lubricates and protects from recession, which is an integral part of keeping a classic engine in top performance. At Opies, we stock a product that is designed from the ground up as a top quality petrol lead replacement additive that is easy to use and gives guaranteed protection – Motul Valve Expert.

HeatShield Thermal Insulation Tapes from Opies

As you can imagine, the engine bay can be a seriously hot place to be when the engine is under power, especially on modified engines – this puts electricals and various other fragile components at considerable risk. Fuel lines, wires, pipes and hoses are all exposed to huge temperatures that are generated in this small and enclosed space.

HeatShield Products are at the forefront of developing products that are designed specifically for protecting sensitive areas, keeping the heat away and insulating where necessary – allowing you to push the limit of  what your engine is capable of, with confidence. It means alot to have peace of mind when you’re on the track!

Opie Oils stock a wide range of HeatShield Products thermal insulation tapes, all offering specific benefits for the particular job at hand. From sealing air intakes to protecting your intercooler pipes, there is a product that will suit your needs.

Problems with your AC compressor?

This weeks technical post is to inform you why AC compressors fail after replacing OE condensers with a non OE condenser, and how this affects your AC system.

According to OE manufacturers, Denso, there has been an increase in warranty claims for compressor failure following the replacement of an OE condenser with a non OE condenser. But what causes this failure?

Get your car into gear with Fuchs Titan Sintofluid 75w-80

Struggling to get into gear? Haven’t done a gearbox oil change in a while? Then Opie Oils has the solution! Fuchs Titan Sintofluid SAE 75w-80 maybe the solution for you. Opie Oils stock and sell Fuchs Titan Sintofluid SAE 75w-80.  We take a look at Fuchs Titan Sintofluid SAE 75w-80 with the benefits of using this oil and Specifications the oil meet.

Improve your turbo keep the heat in with Opie Oils

Heatshield Products have been making the most complete line of products for thermal and acoustical insulation needs since 1985. They pride themselves on the quality and honesty of their products. Unlike their competition Heatshield Products advertise the operational temperature and not what a product can sustain for 30 seconds or less! This includes the HeatShield Turbo Shields!