The name 'MERLIN' has been associated with diesel fuel injection test equipment since 1947, when it was manufactured by engineers C.T. Rhodes of Halifax, West Yorkshire, and later, in the early 1960's, Merlin International and In 2001 Merlin Diesel Systems was born.
Since 1991 when the company was purchased by Ken Bramley (Chairman) and Jonathon Chaytor (Financial Director) the company has evolved supplying not only Test Equipment but OE Spares, Tooling and Filters the site is also host to new generation Workshops and Vehicle Diagnostic Centre. Merlin headquarters are now located in a purpose built 5,110 sq. M facility in Preston, Lancashire employing over 70 people and distributing Merlin products in over 100 countries.
Our mission statement is simply to deliver quality products with excellent technical support in an efficient way and build strong ties with our customers and suppliers. Creating a profitable business model where people enjoy working and where customers enjoy dealing with us.
The parts division specialise in the sale of diesel injection spare parts we also carry a wide range of starters and alternators and vehicle electronics.
We are Official Distributors for; DELPH, BOSCH, DENSO, CONTINENTAL, YANMAR, STANADYNE, WOODWOOD, MONARCH, MOTORPAL.
We carry a large scope of exchange and outright pumps and injectors all repaired to OE spec or brand new. From old Rotary and Inline pumps right through to the very latest in Common Rail.
The filter division is well stocked with Oil, Fuel, Air and Hydraulic filters for automotive commercial and plant applications from the following manufactures: MANN, COOPERS, FRAM, KNECHT, CROSLAND, HENGST, FLEETGAURD, DONALDSON, and BALDWIN
To back up our fuel pump and injector exchange programme we have invested heavily in systems, technology and training making sure we have the workforce and machinery capable of repairing tomorrow’s technology today. We offer a collection service for customers who require estimates on fuel injection repairs. And our vehicle care centre is there to look after the local market carrying out anything from a regular service to sophisticated diagnosis and repairs
ECU Remapping Service
If you are tired of rising fuel prices or want to improve the performance of your vehicle Merlin can offer a tailor made package to suit whether is automotive, commercial or agricultural. You can also become part of the team and get the franchise package from Merlin an ideal add on to your business.
Diagnostic Equipment and Tools
We can supply from a large range of Diagnostic equipment and tools to suit your needs whether it’s in depth diagnostics or specialist tools for recalibrating common rail systems.
The product range includes injector and pump test and service equipment for automotive, light and heavy commercial, plant, industrial, rail and marine also a selection of accessories from camboxes, pump mounting brackets, mobile calibrating rigs, ultra sonic tanks to test injectors, test pipes and tool kits
In addition to the standard range of equipment Merlin offer a bespoke service particularly useful for our O.E.M and heavy duty customers.
As well as manufacturing new equipment, Merlin always have a comprehensive selection of used equipment which can either be bought as seen or as a refurbished unit carrying six months warranty.