AG Block Automotive News Feed AG Block Automotive News en Copyright 2019 Hybrid & Electric Vehicle Training Solutions Contact us if you would like further information on the 

Hybrid Trainer (HYB-001)

or the

Electric Vehicle Trainer (EV-001

Demostrations can be arranged at a time convenient to yourselves.

Hand Out Sheet

Wed, 16 May 2018 08:22:53 +0000
New Product Added Electric Vehicle Trainer EV-001 Fully operational Electric Vehicle Trainer (EV). Based upon a Nissan Leaf circa 2009-2015. Demonstrating the operation of the EV system along with regeneration when braking or deceleration. Enhanced training experience with, greater accessibility than the original vehicle.

Electric Vehicle Trainer EV-001

Fully operational Electric Vehicle Trainer (EV).Based upon a Nissan Leaf circa 2009-2015.Demonstrating the operation of the EV system along with regeneration when braking or deceleration.Enhanced training experience with, greater accessibility than the original vehicle.



Full Tender Specification available upon request 

If you would like to arrange an onsite demonstartion or visit please contact us.

Tue, 15 May 2018 13:31:10 +0000
New Product Added ABT-DS-001 Single Disc Brake Unit 

This trainer is based on a typical front axle disc air braking system, using single line air pressure to operate the disc brakes via the foot brake and treadle valve.

The example pictured is from a Renault Premium fitted with the Meritor ELSA 2 Disc brake system.

Different brake manufactures systems can be offered to suit the customers training requirements.

Please Contact for a quotation or for Full Tender Specification

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:54:28 +0000
New Product Added X4WD-003 Sectioned 4 Wheel Drive Transmission

Fully sectioned 4 wheel drive Gearbox/Transfer case showing the internal workings of a sectioned 4 wheel drive transmission system.

Exposed components include:

5 forward gears, reverse, selector forks, synchro rings, Transfer case, planetary gears, mode fork, oil pump, drive chain and mode indicator switch. The Mode selector lever allows the sectioned 4 Wheel drive transmission to be demonstrated in: 4 WD, 2 WD and 4 WD low ratios. Gear ratios can be observed using the reference mark on the output shaft and recorded on the table provided in the manual.

Please Contact for a quotation or for Full Tender Specification. 


Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:14:50 +0000
Refurbishment Of Block Automotive Products Block Automotive Ltd can offer a full refurbishment service for any of our pre loved training products.

After many years of use it could be time to consider this option.

Wiring may be getting tired, along with the overall appearance of the training product.

This offers a cost effective solution to bring your existing resource back to full health in line with our current standards.


Refurbishments may include, repair of wiring looms, plugs and terminals along with fitting our current 2mm pin out test points. All products to have a full assessment carried out and repairs made as necessary. This would include a full service, along with the replacement of fuel lines and a refurbishment of the fuel tank. Whether you require a major or minor refurbishment, we will happy to quote on an individual basis for each product requiring attention.


This service is available for all of our training products currently out in the field, giving your existing training resource a new lease of life.


Please contact us with your refurbishment requirements and we will prepare a quote tailored to your equipment.

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 13:05:34 +0000
Videos Of The Hybrid Trainer We now have Videos available upon request of the Hybrid Trainer 

Please contact if you think these would be beneficial or of interest to yourself or Training Establishment.


Thu, 18 May 2017 10:37:01 +0000
Products Added To The Website New products have been added to the website this month 

Products Added                                                                                                            Product Code                                                   
Fully Sectioned Tractor Trainer                 AGL-001
Agricultural Tractor Engine Trainer TRAC-002
Can-Bus Trainer with Xenon Lighting CAN-002
Sectioned Car BW-001
Wheel Alignment Trainer WAT-001
Auto Electrical Trainer (Plug-In Wiring) XAL-008
Set of 4 Electrical Panels (Basic Principles) XAL-010
Electronic Control Unit Pin-Out Facility ECU-PO
Operational Air Con/Climate Control System on Donor Engine AC
Frame With 60:1 Reduction Gearbox R360
Electronic Auto Transaxle Facility on Donor Engine AT-DS-B
Gear Box, Clutch & Clutch Cable GB-CL
Fault Insertion and Trainer/Engine Pin-Out Facility F6, F10 & PO
Citroen/Renault Mono-Jet Fuel Injection Board (DRY) FB-0100D
HGV Diesel Engine Trainer (EURO IV/V) ER-1100
4-CYL Motor Cycle Engine Trainer MCER-009
Motorcycle Lighting & CHarging Trainer MCL-01
Motorcycle Fuel Injection Board (DRY) MCLFB-01
50 HP Outboard Motor Trainer OBM-001
Sectioned Clutch Trainer XCL-002
Sectioned Petrol Timing Belt Trainer XEP-004
Pedestal Stripping Stand ER-STRIP



If you would like any information on these or any of the other products we manufacture please contact us and we will be happy to send information by return. 


Thu, 18 May 2017 10:27:22 +0000
Hybrid Trainer & Remote Fault Insertion Block Automotive Ltd

have 2 new products that are now available 


Hybrid Trainer – HYBRID-001

Fully operational petrol/electric hybrid trainer manufactured using original automotive components.

Based upon Toyota Prius MKIII hybrid/Petrol engine, complete with Fuel, Cooling, Exhaust, Ignition, Start ,Fully working CVT transmission and diagnostic functions.

(Full Product Specifications available upon Request) 


Remote Fault Insertion Facility – RFIF

Remote control fault insertion using a Wifi enabled device allowing the instructor to control the fault insertion using a smart-phone, tablet or laptop. Remote fault insertion is available across entire range of Rigs, which have a fault insertion option. Instructors can access full fault information, including: symptoms and a full wiring diagram directly from their smart-phone or tablet.

Remote control can also be retrofitted to existing customer rigs.

(Full Product Specifications available upon Request)


If either of these two new products, or any of the other trainers we manufacture are of interest please contact myself on the contact details shown below and We can arrange a quotation to be sent out and/or organise a demonstration of these products at a time convenient to yourselves.

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:31:26 +0000
North East Scotland College "Rig Room" After a couple of years in the planning and construction Baniff and Bucks College (North East Scotland College) have finally moved into their new facility complete with new rig room.

"Everything looks great and fits really well. Everyone who has visited have been really impressed with the kit so well done and thanks again". (Paul Balfour lecturer).


We were happy to supply all the trainers for their new rig room and wish them well in their new venture.





Wed, 05 Oct 2016 08:16:04 +0000
Remote Fault Insertion Block Automotive is currently working with a third party to include remote fault insertion on all petrol and diesel engine trainers (Summer 2016).

Please stay in touch for further information.

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 11:21:40 +0000
Agricultural Range Block Automotive would like to introduce our agricultural range, comprising of a fully sectioned tractor unit showing al the internal workings of the engine, gearbox and differential. All cab and auxiliaries have been exposed for educational purposes.

The donor vehicle is a John Deere tractor unit. The unit is fully mobile mounted on a self-contained portable stand complete with castors. We can fully section any tractor unit depending on your specification.

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 11:17:35 +0000
Welcome to our new website! We've recently implemented our new improved website. We'd love to hear your thoughts on the new site so please don't hesitate to get in touch via our contact page.

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