Federal-Mogul Adds Nearly 60 High-Volume MOOG® Steering and Suspension Parts for European, Asian and Domestic Applications


SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Federal-Mogul’s (NASDAQ: FDML) MOOG® steering and suspension product line has been expanded to include nearly 60 additional high-volume replacement control arms, sway bar links, ball joints, tie rod ends, coil springs and other components for late-model European, Asian and domestic applications. The industry-leading MOOG brand offers the automotive service industry’s most comprehensive coverage of the North American passenger vehicle population.

The latest premium-quality MOOG parts include control arms for millions of Jeep (Cherokee, Grand Cherokee and Wrangler), Dodge truck (Ram 2500 and 3500) and Dodge/Plymouth (Neon) applications; sway bar link kits for nearly 250,000 Dodge Dakota and Mitsubishi Raider models; five inner tie rod end designs for nearly 500,000 late-model Infiniti models; outer tie rods for more than 200,000 Mazda CX-7 and CX-9 models; and 23 constant-rate coil springs for a broad range of Chrysler, Hyundai, Kia, Mazda and Nissan applications.

Also included in the latest MOOG coverage expansion are the automotive aftermarket’s first lower ball joints for more than 350,000 Lexus GS and IS series models.

"Federal-Mogul continues to build on the MOOG brand’s coverage leadership of vehicles entering the aftermarket repair cycle," said Mark Boyle, director, steering and suspension products, Federal-Mogul. "Our aggressive, ongoing investment in new products includes a comprehensive lineup of control arms equipped with premium MOOG ball joints for a long- lasting repair."

In addition to the industry’s best foreign-nameplate and domestic coverage, the MOOG brand offers hundreds of exclusive Problem Solver® parts engineered to help speed the repair and deliver significantly improved performance and reliability. This problem-solving engineering approach has helped make MOOG parts the number one choice of automotive service professionals and NASCAR crew chiefs.

For additional information regarding MOOG chassis parts, please visit the brand’s technician-focused www.moogproblemsolver.com website or contact your MOOG supplier. To identify the right MOOG part for virtually any application, please use the convenient, free www.FMe-cat.com electronic catalog.

About Federal-Mogul

Federal-Mogul Corporation is a leading global supplier of powertrain and safety solutions to the world’s foremost original equipment manufacturers of automotive, commercial, aerospace, marine, rail and off-road vehicles; industrial, agricultural and power generation equipment; as well as the worldwide aftermarket. Federal-Mogul’s leading technology and innovation, lean manufacturing expertise, and global distribution network deliver world-class products, brands and services at a competitive cost. The company’s sustainable global profitable growth strategy creates value for its employees, customers and shareholders. Federal-Mogul was founded in Detroit in 1899. The company is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, and employs approximately 45,000 people in 35 countries.

Federal-Mogul’s aftermarket products are sold under a variety of well-known brands, including: Abex®, AE®, ANCO®, Beral®, Carter®, Champion®, FP Diesel®, Fel-Pro®, Ferodo®, Glyco®, Goetze®, MOOG®, National®, Necto®, Nural®, Payen®, Precision®, Sealed Power®, Speed-Pro® and Wagner®. All trademarks are owned by Federal-Mogul Corporation, or one or more of its subsidiaries, in one or more countries. Visit the company’s website at www.federalmogul.com.