The big question everyone has when they switch on their car to find that the battery is flat is: what could have caused it? People find it hard to understand how their car battery could suddenly have become flat when it had been working perfectly the day before. Besides the immediate inconvenience, there also lurks the possibility of having to cough up more money for a new car battery.
A shortage of skilled individuals can lead to a slow-down in the economy, making training and education essential to becoming competitive in the global market.
The much-anticipated Billfish 15000 tournament has just been held in Sodwana Bay from 13 to 17 November. Probe, South Africa’s leading importer, wholesaler and distributor of batteries, starters and alternators as well top quality air compressor products and leading industrial lighting solutions, is one of the sponsors of this prestigious event.
When purchasing a battery, there is a reasonable expectation that it will both meet its intended use and endure for a reasonable period of time, which for an average battery can be up to three years.
This year’s automechanika, hosted in September, proved to be the best show yet in what was the fifth staging of the biennial event in South Africa. With almost 13,000 visitors and 620 exhibitors representing 26 countries, it served as an ideal platform to gain insight into the latest product offerings from the local and global automotive after market, as well as connect with like-minded people and automotive specialists.
Probe, South Africa’s leading and largest importer and distributor of premium batteries and auto electrical parts, launches top international air compressor brand, Stanley Fatmax, into the local market.
A common question that automotive dealers might be asked by their customers is why their ‘new’ car battery has failed when it has seldom, or never, been used.
Probe, providing a complete power package to meet agri needs
Air compression is a necessary aspect of every industry, from mining to medical to hospitality. Until now, the South African market has had limited access to premium, cost competitive and high-quality air compression units and associated products.
Automechanika, South Africa’s leading international trade fair for the automotive service industry, will kick off from 27-30 September at the Johannesburg Expo Centre in Nasrec.