Friday, December 6

Bosch Expands Braking, Other Lines To Cover More Than 4.5-Million Vehicles


Source: Bosch

BROADVIEW, Ill. – Bosch has introduced new aftermarket automotive parts in September and October for more than 4.5 million vehicles in operation in North America. The new replacement brake pads, engine management parts and spark plugs offer coverage for select BMW, Fiat, Ford and Mazda applications among others.  

Brake Pads

The company expanded its brake-pad category with one new SKU for each Bosch QuietCast™Brake Pad and Bosch Blue Brake Padproduct lines. The brake pad sets with hardware provide coverage to late-model Fiat 500 vehicles in operation throughout the U.S. and Canada. Bosch QuietCast Brake Pads are developed to meet the needs of shops that work on a variety of vehicle makes and models daily. Bosch Blue Disc Brake Pads are ideal for the shop owner who is looking to provide customers with the best value.

Bosch is committed to researching and developing new and innovative aftermarket automotive parts and technologies for the future. For more information, please visit http://www.boschautoparts.com/news/new-product-communication.

About Bosch

The Automotive Aftermarket division (AA) provides the aftermarket and repair shops worldwide with a complete range of diagnostic and repair shop equipment and a wide range of spare parts – from new and exchange parts to repair solutions – for passenger cars and commercial vehicles. Its product portfolio includes products made as Bosch original equipment, as well as aftermarket products and services developed and manufac­tured in-house. More than 18,000 associates in 150 countries, as well as a global logistics network, ensure that some 650,000 different spare parts reach customers quickly and on time.

In its “Automotive Service Solutions” operations, AA supplies testing and repair-shop technology, diagnostic software, service training, and information services under the Bosch, OTC and Robinair brands. In addition, the division is responsible for the “Bosch Service” repair-shop franchise, one of the world’s largest independent chains of repair-shops, with some 17,000 workshops. In addition, AA is responsible for more than 1,000 “AutoCrew” partners.

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