New Ball Joints, Sway Bar Bushing First to be Offered in Aftermarket
For Several Foreign Nameplate Models
Southfield, Michigan, March 3, 2014.Federal-Mogul`s (FDML) industry-leading MOOG® Steering and Suspension brand has introduced dozens of additional part numbers, including five ball joints and one sway bar bushing that are the first to be offered in the aftermarket for several popular late-model foreign nameplate applications. As the automotive service industry`s "Problem Solver®," MOOG offers innovative technologies that improve on original designs for longer life, superior performance and faster, easier installation.
The latest expansion includes 14 new MOOG R-Series(TM) control arm assemblies, six ball joints, four link kits and a variety of other components for automotive applications. Six of the new MOOG parts are the first available in the aftermarket for their respective applications. They are:
Sway Bar Bushing (K200828) 2006-2013 Land Rover Range Rover Sport
Lower Front Ball Joints, Right (K500213)
and Left (K500214) 1998-2000 Lexus LS400
Lower Front Ball Joint (K500215) 1999-2001 Honda Prelude
Lower Front Ball Joints, Right (K500218)
and Left (K500217) 2008-2013 Audi TT Quattro; 2008-2009 TT
The company also continues to expand the MOOG line of complete strut assemblies, with four new units covering 2003-2005 Honda Civic and 2000-2006 Toyota Tundra models.
"Our product and engineering teams continue to build upon the MOOG brand`s heritage of innovative, problem-solving technologies that help vehicle service providers rely on world-class parts for every steering and suspension repair," said Mark Boyle, director, steering and suspension products, North America, Federal-Mogul Vehicle Components segment. "MOOG Asia-Spec(TM) and Euro-Spec parts have quickly become the trusted choice of foreign nameplate specialists and other leading service providers."
To learn more about these and other MOOG steering and suspension components, please visit the technician-focused www.moogproblemsolver.com website or contact your MOOG supplier. The latest MOOG product application listings also are available through Federal-Mogul`s convenient www.FMe-cat.com electronic catalog. Like MOOG on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/moogproblemsolver and follow the brand on Twitter for product updates and special promotions.
Federal-Mogul Corporation (FDML) is a leading global supplier of products and services to the world`s manufacturers and servicers of vehicles and equipment in the automotive, light, medium and heavy-duty commercial, marine, rail, aerospace, power generation and industrial markets. The company`s products and services enable improved fuel economy, reduced emissions and enhanced vehicle safety.
Federal-Mogul operates two independent business segments, each with a chief executive officer reporting to Federal-Mogul`s Board of Directors. Federal-Mogul`s Powertrain segment designs and manufactures original equipment powertrain components and systems protection products for automotive, heavy-duty, industrial and transport applications. Federal-Mogul`s Vehicle Components segment sells and distributes a broad portfolio of products through more than 20 of the world`s most recognized brands in the global vehicle aftermarket, while also serving original equipment vehicle manufacturers with products including braking, chassis, wipers and other vehicle components. The company`s aftermarket brands include ANCO® wiper blades; Champion® spark plugs, wipers and filters; AE®, Fel-Pro®, FP Diesel® Goetze®, Glyco®, Nüral®, Payen® and Sealed Power® engine products; MOOG® steering and suspension parts; and Ferodo® and Wagner® brake products.
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