Leverkusen, 28thth July 2017. Textar introduces its new brake fluid DOT 5.1 and expands its comprehensive brake fluid portfolio.
Leverkusen, 12th July 2017. Brake specialist TMD Friction expands its Textar product range for brake repair and brake maintenance.
Leverkusen, 26th June 2017. Brake pad specialist TMD Friction has developed Textar Q+, an innovative dampening shim to provide the ultimate noise reduction. Following the market implementation last year, a wide range of Textar brake pads with the new Q+ shims is now available.
Leverkusen, 6th June 2017. TMD Friction has expanded its online catalogue “Brakebook” with several useful functionalities in order to offer best possible support for automotive experts. After the renewal of Textar brake pad drawings for Brakebook at the beginning of the year, visually adapted brake disc drawings will also be available from now on.
Leverkusen, 24th May 2017. In a strict AMS braking test TMD Friction once again proofed the high quality of Textar Aftermarket brake pads. The car is loaded up to the permissible gross vehicle weight with two people and weights for the test.
Leverkusen, 28th April 2017. Record broken. In only 3 days, 4 hours and 54 minutes experienced long-distance driver Rainer Zietlow covered the distance of 7.995 kilometers from Dakar to Moscow in the new VW Amarok equipped with Textar brakes pads and set a new world record.
Luxembourg, Leverkusen, 19 April 2017. The experienced long-distance driver Rainer Zietlow is planning to drive from Dakar to Moscow in just four days in a VW Amarok equipped with Textar brake pads, and to break the world record in the process.
Luxembourg, Leverkusen, February 2017. Premium brakes brand, Textar, has enhanced its customers’ experience with the introduction of more than 900 new drawings in TMD Friction’s exclusive online catalogue system, Brakebook.
Luxembourg, Leverkusen, February 2017. TMD Friction´s commercial vehicle (CV) brand, DON, has strengthened its visual presence with an overhaul of its packaging to reinforce its identity as a leading brake brand within the industry.
Luxembourg, Leverkusen, December 2016. As a signal transmitter for brake pressure regulation the ABS sensor is an important part of the anti-lock braking system. With the help of a sensor ring the ABS sensor measures the wheel speed which is very important in terms of driving safety. Hence, in case of a defect fast fault diagnosis is advisable.