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New Valeoscope handbook covers entire lighting systems range

Redditch, UK, 21 January 2016: Valeo Service UK has launched a brand new technical handbook under its Valeoscope programme covering all lighting systems in the automotive aftermarket, as well as including training and technical support on how best to fit them.

Valeoscope‘s Lighting Systems publication provides excellent, easy to use information and contains helpful hints and product details on all Valeo lighting system ranges, ensuring technicians have access to the most up-to-date material.


As part of its technical collection, the well-known OE business is providing its customers with the useful handbook, exploring the very core and essence of light. *With 40percent of fatal road accidents occurring at night despite only 20percent of journeys taking place during the dark, Valeo is committed to developing quality OE products that are efficient, expertly designed and with low levels of energy consumption, prioritising customer safety at all times.

The 100 page handbook contains 21 sections including information on headlamp beams, halogen lamps, light source positioning and lighting systems servicing. Illustrations and summaries are used to help bring the explanations and various lighting systems to life, making it easier for the reader to engage with the information.

Section five of the document, ‘The lighting system: what is light?’, provides key lighting information to Valeo customers. From human visual perception, to light sources evolutions, regulations, photometric knowledge and the latest technology from Valeo, customers are able to fully understand how the human eye interacts with light and can therefore make a key judgment on the correct lighting system for specific vehicles.

The new technical document also offers specialist training on how to install each lighting system throughout the various sections, as well as information about lighting technology, from replacement parts to diagnosis and maintenance.

With Valeo’s headlamps, rearlamps, foglamps and DRL being 100percent Valeo OE quality, the brand’s commitment to fully providing its customers with first-class products is evident.

As a world leader and multi-specialist in visibility and lighting systems, Valeo prides itself on bringing high quality products to the aftermarket, with its product range containing more than 2500 part numbers.


As well as the new technical document, Valeoscope also offers a variety of other handbooks including information on Air Conditioning systems, Clutch Hydraulics and Dual Mass Flywheels, guaranteeing its customers are equipped with the appropriate material to fully understand the products on offer, as well as how best to install them.

The document is also available via SlideShare.

Valeo is an automotive supplier, partner to all automakers worldwide. As a technology company, Valeo proposes innovative products and systems that contribute to the reduction of CO2 emissions and to the development of intuitive driving.

In 2014, the Group generated sales of 12.7 billion euros and invested over 10% of its original equipment sales in research and development. Valeo has 133 plants, 16 research centers, 34 development centers, 15 distribution platforms and employs 78,500 people in 29 countries worldwide.

Valeo is listed on the Paris Stock Exchange and is a member of the CAC 40 index



1. BAST report – ‘Das unfallgeschehen bei Nacht’, (1988)

Picture: Valeoscope Lighting System handbook


Valeo Lighting Systems: from light to advanced vision technologies valeoscope technical handbook 998542 from Hugo Vallet




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