ZF Aftermarket’s Major 2023 Expansion

In 2023, ZF Aftermarket, a leading global aftermarket provider, significantly expanded its product lines, introducing over 770 new parts for passenger cars in North America. This expansion enables coverage for an additional 158.2 million vehicles in operation, marking a substantial increase in the company’s market reach.

The newly launched products in the U.S. and Canada prominently include TRW brake pads, brake boosters, and master cylinders; SACHS Ride Control continuous damping control (CDC) shocks; ZF transmission parts and e-Fluids; and LEMFÖRDER window regulators and assemblies. These products, derived from ZF’s leading original equipment (OE) technologies, cater to a wide range of vehicles including internal combustion, hybrid, fully electric, and semi-automated vehicles.

ZF Aftermarket

ZF Aftermarket’s 2023 launch signifies its prowess as a comprehensive systems provider in the aftermarket sector. The company leverages the strengths of ZF Group’s OE technologies to offer a broad spectrum of products and services. Among the notable products now available for passenger cars in North America are:

  • 105 new TRW brake pad part numbers, covering over 34 million vehicles
  • 100 new TRW brake booster and master cylinder part numbers, featuring the most extensive line of new original equipment brake boosters for European cars in the U.S. and Canadian independent aftermarket
  • 115 ZF transmission product part numbers, including nearly 70 SACHS torque converters and various ZF Lifeguard e-Fluid formulations for hybrid engines
  • 195 LEMFÖRDER powered window motors, regulators, and assemblies
  • Over 85 TRW X-Tend Powered Lift Supports and 50 part numbers for TRW Gas Springs
  • 16 new SACHS CDC Shock Absorbers, suitable for 1.1 million vehicles with electronic damper systems

Additionally, in 2023, ZF Aftermarket introduced over 950 new transmission parts for commercial vehicles and nearly 300 aftermarket parts for industrial applications.

Mark Cali, Head of Independent Aftermarket, USC for ZF Aftermarket, emphasized the company’s comprehensive approach. “The wide range of products and services we’ve launched in the past year demonstrates ZF Aftermarket’s position as a full system partner through every part of the customer experience,” Cali stated. He highlighted the company’s commitment to partnering with customers by providing OE-engineered products, easily searchable online catalogs, and

full-service support. This includes video tutorials and technical training available through ZF [pro]Academy.

The extensive product portfolio of ZF Aftermarket is a testament to the company’s dedication to quality and innovation. Distributors and vehicle service professionals can rely on the outstanding performance and durability of these products, which are associated with some of the world’s most reputable brands, including ZF, LEMFÖRDER, SACHS, TRW, and WABCO.

For those interested in exploring the diverse range of ZF Aftermarket products, a comprehensive and user-friendly online product catalog is available. These products are accessible through ZF distributors and online platforms, including Amazon and eBay, facilitating easy purchase options for customers globally.

ZF Aftermarket’s strategic expansion in 2023 not only enhances its product offerings but also strengthens its position as a leader in the automotive aftermarket industry. By continuously innovating and adapting to the evolving needs of the automotive market, ZF Aftermarket ensures it remains at the forefront, providing advanced solutions for a diverse range of vehicles and applications.

This expansion is more than just an increase in numbers; it represents ZF Aftermarket’s commitment to excellence, innovation, and customer satisfaction in the automotive aftermarket industry.


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