Saturday, October 19

Bosch Expands Braking, Engine and Plug Lines


BROADVIEW, Ill. – Bosch has added new parts coverage in May and June for more than 25 million vehicles in operation in North America. The new SKUs fit select vehicles including BMW, Chrysler, Ford, Hyundai, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, Toyota and more.  

Bosch Brake Pads

10 new SKUs were added to the Bosch QuietCast™ Brake Pad product line. The new part numbers extend coverage to more than 1.2 million late-model Asian, domestic and European vehicles in operation (VIO) in the U.S. and Canada, including the 2017-2018 Honda CRV, 2017 Genesis G90, 2016-2019 Dodge Durango and more. The new part numbers include synthetic lubricant with all applications and a hardware kit on select applications. Bosch QuietCast Brake Pads are developed for the generalist who works on all makes and models all day long.

10 new SKUs have been added to the Bosch Blue Disc Brake Pad product line to cover more than 1.2 million VIO, including the 2018 Jeep Compass, 2018 Toyota C-HR, 2016-2017 Hyundai Sonata and more. The pads feature multi-layer shims that provide superior noise dampening and are designed to deliver quality and performance. Bosch Blue Disc Brake Pads are ideal for the shop owner who is looking to provide customers with the best value.

Bosch Spark Plugs

Bosch expanded its spark plug product line with 28 new SKUs to provide extended coverage to more than 23 million Asian, domestic and European VIO. The new SKUs feature the latest in double iridium pin-to-pin, double iridium, iridium, double platinum, platinum and copper with nickel technology for today’s advanced engines with gasoline-direct injection (GDI), turbochargers and superchargers, as well as naturally aspirated engines.

·         One OE Fine Wire Double Iridium Pin-to-Pin Spark Plug SKU covers the 2015-2019 Honda Fit.

·         11 OE Fine Wire Double Iridium Spark Plug SKUs cover vehicles including the 2016-2017 Lexus CT200h, 2013-2016 Ford Escape, 2014-2019 Jaguar F-Type and more.

·         Two OE Fine Wire Iridium Spark Plug SKUs cover vehicles including the 2013-2017 Ford Taurus, 2013-2019 Lincoln MKZ, 2015-2017 Nissan Versa Note and more.

·         Two OE Fine Wire Double Platinum Spark Plug SKUs cover vehicles including the 2015-2015 Mercedes-Benz C250, 2016-2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron, 2013-2017 Volkswagen Jetta and more.

·         Three OE Fine Wire Platinum Spark Plug SKUs cover vehicles including 2001-2019 Ford Explorer, 2008-2014 Dodge Avenger, 2004 Cadillac SRX and more.

·         One Copper with Nickel Spark Plug SKU covers vehicles including the 2005-2015 Toyota Tacoma 6 cyl. 4.0L (1GRFE), 2009-2013 Dodge Challenger, 2009-2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee, motorcycle, powersports vehicles and more.

Bosch Hot-Film Air-Mass Meter

One new SKU has been added to the Bosch Hot-Film Air-Mass Meter product line, extending coverage to 211,000 BMW vehicles in operation between 2016-2018 model years. The hot-film air-mass meter is guaranteed to match vehicle requirements for performance, drivability, fuel economy and emissions.

For more information on Bosch new product communication, please visit http://www.boschautoparts.com/news/new-product-communication.

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