Atsco Remanufacturing Inc. is one of the leading suppliers of remanufactured steering systems in the USA. Atsco was founded in 1983 with 14 employees but now they have grown into a huge company with more than 350 employees. The company was acquired by BBB industries, LLC on the 3rd of June in 2005. Some of the different types of steering products they offer are power steering pump, rack & pinion, steering gear, inline filter, control valve, and electronic power steering.
For the power steering pump, they will inspect all the components including bushings, bearings, reservoirs, and other internal components to see whether they are worn and need to be replaced. To make sure the power steering is leak proof, they will install new o-rings on the inlet as well as the outlet. They will use OE standard seal and o-rings so that they will last for a long time. The input shaft is measured and replaced if it is damaged and they will also replace campack rings that have been resurfaced.
In the rack & pinion, they will recondition the shafts so that it has the exact same finishing that matches with the OE standards. Every single line in the rack & pinion will be cleaned, tested and replaced. They will also inspect the port threads and provide new o-rings to make sure the rack & pinion is leak proof. If necessary, they will also reinstall new seal packs to increase the performance. The clamps they used in replacing the old clamps are made from stainless steel material.
For the steering gears, they will perform inspection on every single internal component and check to see if there is any wear and tear. If they found a worn out component, they will replace it. The gearbox will be reset to the OE specs and they will clean the mounting threads. The professional engineers at Atsco will fix OE quality O-ring and seal packs and replace the input/output shafts if necessary.
Atsco will disassemble and inspect the control valve as well as the power cylinders for worn parts, Both the control valve and power cylinders will undergo a variety of tests to ensure optimal performance including pressure, steering effort, leakage and whether the valve is working properly. For the control valve, they will inspect the ball stud, boot and clamp will be inspected. The parts that will be inspected in the power cylinder are piston, stud boot shaft seals, ball stud and shaft bushing.
Atsco’s electric power steering is available for different make/model of vehicles including Chevrolet, Saturn and Pontiac. Some of the parts that Atsco provide for the electric power steering system are steering assist motor, steering column and column intermediate shaft.
All Atsco parts are covered with at least 1 year of unlimited mile warranty coverage. Every single steering parts are re-manufactured in the USA. You can buy Atsco’s re-manufactured steering systems from online and local automotive parts stores.
The main office and warehouse of Atsco are situated at 4525 North 43rd Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85031-1509 Tel 800-261-4861.
ATE North America
ATE North America is a leading manufacturer of brake systems for European vehicles in the USA. ATE has been established in the industry for more than a century. The founder of the company is Alfred Teves who established it 105 years ago. They invented the first hydraulic brake system in 1926 and the first anti-lock braking system in 1967. ATE PremiumOne Rotors features the patented RotorLife wear indicator, which will let you know when your rotor is damaged and has to be replaced. The MetaCote coating can protect your rotor from dirt as well as corrosion. It is equipped with an OE brake system technology and will function just like your old original equipment rotor.
ATE PremiumOne Pads features advanced friction formulation that can increase the lifespan of the pad and reduce the amount of dust that accumulate on the wheel. The premium friction grade and unique pad under layer design enable your brake to function quietly without a lot of vibration. The pad has already been enhanced with all the safety components so that you can save money in performing repairs.
ATE Ceramic Brake Pads is equipped with an innovative fiber technology that produces a layer of the transfer film that can reduce brake dust and slow down the wear and tear. ATE brake products are available for several European brand name vehicles in the USA including Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, and Volvo.
ATE offers 5 types of brake fluids including ATE G, ATE SL, ATE SL 6, and ATE TYP 200. The new ATE SL.6 fluid is a thin bodied brake fluid designed to generate a rapid response time for the ESP system. It has a faster reaction time compared to an ordinary brake fluid. The ATE SL.6 can be used as a replacement for Super DOT 4 and is designed to be used in electronic brake system. ATE TYP 200 will cause a minimal drop on the boiling point because it has a unique water binding property. Both the ATE G and ATE SL brake fluids are covered with 1 year warranty. The ATE SL6 is covered with 2 years of warranty while the ATE TYP 200 is covered with 3 years of warranty. ATE brake fluids are environmentally friendly and safe to use as stated in the ESH Policy Statement.
All automotive products by ATE North America including brake rotors and brake pads are covered with a limited warranty coverage. The limited warranty coverage, which is issued by Continental Teves, Inc, will last up to 12 months. This warranty coverage will be voided if it is modified, damaged, or not used in a way that is recommended by ATE. Before you can claim the warranty, a CTI sales representative must first inspect it and give the approval. When filing for a claim, you must include information such as customer’s name, telephone number, address, make/model of your vehicle, purchase invoice and signature of the person who install the part.
The main headquarter office of ATE North America is located at 6755 Snowdrift Road Allentown, PA 18106 Tel 800-564-5066.
ATP Automotive, also known as ATP, Inc, is an automotive supplier of replacement parts for primarily automatic transmission. ATP, Inc was first established on the 1st of July in 1955. Their first facility is a 2000 square foot facility located in Chicago. When their business expand, they relocated to a bigger facility at Elk Grove, III, which covers an area of 92,000 sq. ft. The new facility enables them to fulfill a turnover rate of more than 98%.
The company started as a supplier of automatic transmission parts and later added other types of products into their inventory including engine, cabin air filter, transmission cable, flywheel and ring gears. The Graywerks ATP line entered into the market in 2001. Up to date, they have already released 21 new transmission parts which total up to over 300 parts. They changed their logo to a more modern logo, which is the current logo in 2014.
ATP premium transmission filters is able to capture the contaminants and ensure smooth fluid flow to increase the lifespan of the transmission system. ATP transmission filters meet with the basic specs of the OE filtration and is equipped with an innovative gasket technology.
ATP engine parts comes with all the necessary hardware and is completely new. The exhaust manifolds can efficiently transport the exhaust gas into the compartment of your engine.
ATP cabin filter prevents the particles from entering via a static electrical charge. The absorbent filter serve as a trap for all the dust and pollens from outside.
ATP offers a full line of automotive cables including speedometer, accelerator, and tailgate. It also includes many cable parts that are difficult to find at other automotive stores. ATP cables are designed to function as efficiently as your old OE cable.
ATP differential kit include the gasket as well as the internal magnet. The differentials are coated with a layer of phosphate to increase its resistance against corrosion.
ATP offers a wide range of chemical fluids including transmission assembly lube, friction modifier, speedometer lubricant, and power steering fluids. They also offer a variety of transfer cases including power take off cover gasket, extension housing seal, output shaft seal, and input shaft seal.
ATP Automotive offers several types of warranty coverage for its products. Most of the products are covered with ATP Automotive Limited 1 Year Warranty. ATP Automotive’s front differentials are covered with ATP Driven Limited 5 Year Warranty. The ATP Graywerks Limited Lifetime Warranty provides coverage for all the engine parts including exhaust manifolds and intake manifolds. Both Oil Pans and Transmission Pans are covered with ATP Graywerks Limited Lifetime Warranty. Other products that are protected with this warranty include harmonic balancers, differentials and timing covers. All manifold catalytic converters are covered with the ATP Graywerks Limited warranty for up to 5 Year/50,000 miles. If you want to claim the warranty, you must return it to the manufacturer along with the proof of purchase. You will be responsible for the return postage.
The main office headquarter of ATP Automotive can be found at
1300 W. Pratt Boulevard Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 Tel 847-967-6790.
Arnott Air Suspension Products
Arnott Air Suspension Products is an American manufacturer and supplier of air suspension products for all kinds of vehicles. Arnott was founded by Donald Arnott in 1989 and is based in Merritt Island, Florida. The majority of Arnott parts are pre-assembled and comes with all the essential hardware you need for carrying out the installation. There are instruction manuals you can reference when you need help in installing the part. There is no need to make any modification on the vehicle in order to install the Arnott parts. All Arnott parts are manufactured and assembled in the USA and only the highest quality components are used.
Some of the products that Arnott offers are air springs, coil spring conversion kits, dryers, and compressors. The crimp ring fitting and outer sleeve which is made from aluminum enhance the spring rate so that you can have a smoother ride. It has a solid top that will reduce the external impacts and keep dust away. Arnott’s suspension strut features a 2 ply ContiTech air spring bladder and shock absorber that has been custom valved. Aircraft quality aluminum is used to protect the ContiTech air spring bladder.
Arnott air suspension compressor features a compact and lightweight design that minimizes noise and vibration. The air suspension compressor is equipped with an integrated air dryer and can be used as a direct replacement for your OE part.
The warranty coverage varies depending on the type of Arnott product you purchase. Arnott offers limited lifetime warranty for products such as Arnott air springs, struts and shocks. They offer a two year limited warranty for the compressors. The air suspension products for motorcycles are protected with a warranty of up to 5 years. Arnott provides 30 days warranty for commercial vehicles’ parts. They offer a 100% money back guarantee if you find any fault with the Arnott products within a period of 30 days. For returns, they offer a 90 days return policy on Arnott products that have not been installed. If you want to return the part, you must display the Arnott invoice and Return Material Authorization (RMA) number.
You can purchase the products from the official Arnott Industries site. If you buy from the official site, they will ship the order to you with the UPS carrier. The standard shipping, Ground shipping, will take up to 5 days for the item to arrive on your address. If you choose Next Day Air, your item will arrive in 3 business days. They will ship out the order in the same day if it is placed by 2:30 PM. If you want to order by phone, you have to place the order by 3:30 PM. The Arnott suspension products can also be purchased from local as well as online stores.
Arnott’s main manufacturing plant in Merritt Island, Florida covers an area of about 300,000 square foot. The Merritt Island facility is situated nearby to the Kennedy Space Center. The facility has a R&D center that test different types of equipments. The facility also houses a number of Mazak Integrex 5-axis CNC machines which plays an important part in the production. Besides the main distribution facility in Florida, they also have distribution facilities located in other parts including northeast, central and western. The Netherlands sales and distribution facility offers supports for customers that are based in the European Union.
Arnott has a headquarter located at 100 Sea Ray Drive Merritt Island, FL 32953 Tel 1-800-251-8993.
APW International (USA), Inc.
APW International (USA), Inc is an importer, exporter and distributor of motor vehicle parts opened in 2005 and based in Carson, California. It is a subdivision of the APW Inc, founded by T. Young Suhr in 1972. Every single APWI automotive part is confirm to the standards of the original equipment and will definitely function without a problem in your vehicle.
APWI specializes in three types of products including CV Axle, wiper blade and oxygen sensor. The CV Axle is equipped with a precision rolled thread and spline so that you can easily install it. Parts such as bearings and casing are heat treated to increase its lifespan. The surface of the axle is coated with a special layer to protect against corrosion. Other features of the CV Axle are OE grade boots, machined CV joints, chased threads, stainless steel boot clamps and ground seal mating. APWI was awarded with the Frost & Sullivan Customer Value Enhancement Award in 2006 for the C.V. Drive axles.
APWI wiper arms is available in a variety of sizes from 12″ – 28*. It is made from high tensile steel and natural rubber. The wipers have undergone special treatments to increase the durability and lifespan. The surface of the wipers are covered with a layer of the electro zinc plating. The phosphate treatment aims to prevent rust on the steel which can lead to corrosion. The electrodeposition high edge epoxy coating can give your vehicle better throwing power and superior protection against corrosion. The electrostatic auto spray finish coating helps to increase the transfer efficiency. It also helps to reduce the clean up, materials. and disposal costs. All the APWI wipers have undergone several tests including wiping, strength, friction, noise, corrosion and weatherability tests.
APWI oxygen sensor can be used on more than 9,000 applications for foreign and domestic vehicles. APWI oxygen sensors are covered with a limited lifetime warranty. It is designed to be a direct OE fit by a manufacturer that is TS 16949 certified.
If the APWI part is defective, the first step is to contact the customer support of APW Int’l at their toll free telephone number. You must provide the representative with information on your vehicle’s mileage and telephone number. There will be an auto technician performing a check on your vehicle to make sure that it is still under warranty coverage. After verifying the warranty status, they will give you an estimate for the damage cost. APWI has many service shops throughout the USA especially in the mid Atlantic states. You will have to bring your car to the service shop to get it inspected. After they have given you an estimate on the damage cost, you are free to bring your vehicle to any repair facility as long as it is ASE certified. APW international will only give approval to the amount of repairs that is the same as the estimate they first approved.
APWI International (USA), Inc. has a headquarter located at 1073 E. Artesia Blvd.
Carson, CA 90746 Tel 310-884-5014.
Autopart International is a supplier of automotive parts for domestic and foreign cars and light trucks. Autopart International was founded by Stephen Patkin in 1957. It came to his mind to start this company after he took a job in the summer to source automotive parts from the Fiat and Renault dealership in his family’s business. Stephen discovered that it was difficult for him to source the catalyst part and this give way to the founding of this company which is the leading supplier for aftermarket automotive parts.
Autopart International offers automotive parts in various categories including exhaust, brake, suspension, clutch, bearing, belt, cooling and filters. They carry an inventory of products from many major brand name suppliers including Bosch, Timken, Hummel, Prenco and Dayco. The exhaust system is equipped with aluminum internals and the pipes are manufactured with high quality 16 gauge aluminum steels. The flanges in the exhaust is exactly the same as the OE design.
Autopart International offers several types of brake system. The premium ceramic pads uses a ceramic friction formula to reduce noise, dust, and wear and tear. The premium metallic pads is equipped with powerful friction formula to increase the resistance against the heat and provide smooth braking. The premium organic pads are non metallic pads made completely from organic compounds for noise free pad. The Ultra Series Pads feature a powerful semi metallic pad that offer extremely smooth braking performance. All Autopart International’s brake system is based on the design of the original equipments in several areas including chamfering, and slotting.
Autopart International’s premium pad kit comes with all the hardware you need to carry out a brake job. There are two types of brake rotors and drums. The ultra series rotors and drums are cross cut and mill balanced and they are designed to meet OE specs. The premium brake rotors and drums are manufactured on an adissamatic line for optimal brake performance.
You can order the parts through the online ordering system. They also offer financing options for people who want to pay by installment. Autopart International offers deliveries by appointment for 5 days a week, from Monday to Friday.
Autopart International offers a limited warranty of up to 12 months/12,000 warranty for most of the parts. They offer a 90 days warranty for parts installed on commercial vehicles, mufflers, pipes, VSV shocks and struts. To claim a warranty, you must first go to the installer who install the part. You are to show the installation receipt as well as the warranty product to the installer. Autopart International will offer a replacement part if your warranty claim is approved.
Autopart International has 2 primary distribution channels including the main North American Division and the other being a Branch Store Division. There are more than 200 professional installers for Autopart International’s automotive parts. They relocated to the new facility which covers an area of more than 360,000 square foot in 2007. Autopart International’s corporate office is located at 192 Mansfield Avenue Norton, MA 02766 Tel 800.242.5700.
AIMCO is a manufacturer of various types of brake parts used for repairing brake systems. AIMCO offers a variety of brake parts including hub and rotor, brake disc, and brake cables and brake hoses. Their ceramic brake pads is made from the best friction material so it is very durable. Besides offering friction products, AIMCO also supply other types of brake parts that you need for completing your brake repairs. All AIMCO brake parts meet the standard requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety. It is made from extremely durable material so it is recommended for people who are having problem with worn out brake parts. Every single AIMCO auto parts will be inspected and tested prior to being delivered to the customers.
The hub and rotor are the flagship products of AIMCO. AIMCO offers two types of rotor and hubs including extreme drums and rotors and premium hubs and rotors. Extreme hubs and rotors are ventilated and suitable to be used in vehicles that brake many times in a short period for example taxi cabs, and ambulance. The Extreme hubs and rotors are also suitable to be used in commercial, construction and high performance vehicles. AIMCO premium drums and rotors ensures that you have a smooth braking every time you attempt to brake the vehicle. AIMCO drum brake is created to match the specs of your original drum brake. The drums and rotors are customized to meet the original equipment measurements.
The hub and rotor models feature wheel studs as well as bearing races that have been heat treated. Heat is one of the reason why your hub and rotor can become worn out quickly. Every time you apply the brake, the hub and rotor will experience a higher temperature from the friction. AIMCO rotor is made from a unique alloy that is durable under hot temperature. It is resistant against cracks and deformation regardless of how hard you hit the brake. AIMCO hub and rotor will increase your fuel economy and remove all the negative effects that are caused by the heat.
AIMCO wheel hub can endure all kinds of tough terrains in off road environment. With AIMCO wheel hub, you can expect to see a significant improvement in your fuel economy. The steel alloy wheel hub is heat treated and can work efficiently even when you are carrying heavy objects. The heat treated wheel studs can endure wear and tear even if you use every day. It can be easily installed on your vehicle in just a few minutes without the use of any type of equipment. You can install it yourself without having to get help from the car repair shop.
You can purchase the AIMCO brake parts at your local car repair shop or online auto parts store. You can check with the store about the warranty information for the AIMCO brake parts. Usually, the AIMCO brake part will be covered with at least 1 year warranty. AIMCO’s main branch office is located at 4400 Prime Parkway McHenry, IL 60050 Tel: +1-800-407-9263
Federal Mogul Corporation is specialized in manufacturing a variety of powertrain components and motorparts. Founded in 1899, the company has been in existence for over a century. The company, originally known as the Muzzy Lyon Company, was founded by J. Howard Muzzy and Edward F. Lyon in Detroit. These two partners started to produce bearings that are made from the Babbitt metal called Mogul. Mogul is a type of alloy that consists of a combination of tin, antimony and copper.
Over the years, Federal Mogul has acquired many companies including Cooper Industries (1998), Turner & Newall (1988), Daros Group (2010), Robert G. Evans Co., Metaltec, Inc., Mather Co. and Fel-Pro, Inc (2002). There are two business divisions in the company, with each having its own CEO that report to the Board of Directors. The two divisions is due to the split that occurred in September 2014 where the company has been split to Federal-Mogul Powertrain, and Federal-Mogul Motorparts. The split has been completed by the middle of the last year in 2015.
The powertrain division focus on selling OEM powertrain components such as engine, lighting, sealing and systems protection. The powertrain products are designed to be used for various types of vehicles including aerospace, agriculture, commercial, military and construction. The Motorparts division primarily offers aftermarket motorparts. Some of the OEM motorparts they offer are braking, chassis and wipers. Federal Mogul brand name auto parts have been used by many OEM manufacturers worldwide.
The company has receive 10 Automotive News PACE awards from 2003 – 2012. Some of the products that are bestowed with the PACE awards include Wagner ThermoQuiet Brake Pads and Shoes, Monosteel Piston, EcoTough Coated Piston. The award is only bestowed upon automotive suppliers that demonstrated a breakthrough in innovation and technological development in the industry. It is listed as one of the FORTUNE 500 company with branches around the world.
Federal Mogul is a distributor to more than 20 brands of aftermarket automotive products including AE, National Wheel End Components, Moog, Fel-Pro, Goetze and Nural.
You can find the motor parts you need by using the parts finder at the Federal Mogul storefront. The parts finder on the Federal Mogul storefront allows you to find parts by criteria such as vehicle type, year, make and model. There is a complete online catalog where you can find information on all powertrain components and motor parts. The supplier is responsible for providing warranty for the products. The online store where you purchase the product should list the warranty information for the product on the description page. If you buy it from a local shop, make sure you ask them for the warranty information.
Federal Mogul has several headquarters around the world including North America, Asia, Europe, and Asia Pacific. They operate 93 manufacturing facilities worldwide. They also have 17 distribution facilities. Their main headquarter is located at Southfield, Michigan. The address of the main headquarters is situated at 27300 W. 11 Mile Road Tower 300 Southfield, Michigan 48034 Tel: + 1-800-325-8886.
Advics is a Japan based manufacturer of brake systems and components founded on the 3rd July 2001. The USA headquarter, ADVICS North America, Inc., was established in January 2002. Later, they also established headquarters in other countries such as Thailand, Indonesia, China, Taiwan, Belgium, Czech Republic, Brazil, South Africa, and Mexico. The company was being awarded with the Deming Prize in November 2013. Every Advics manufacturing facility meets the ISO14001 environmental standards. They were awarded with the ISO14001 certification on January 2005.
Advics offers a variety of parts for the braking system including ABS, disc brake, drum brakes, automated park brake operation, brake booster and brake component for motorcycle. Advics’ braking parts are designed to offer optimal braking performance in all braking conditions. With Advics brake, there won’t be any noise when you attempt to brake. The high carbon content in the brake parts will help to diffuse the heat and increase the durability. It is designed to fit your braking system based on your car make/model. It is made with precision machining to remove all factors to damage the braking systems.
The replacement parts you purchase from the online store is exactly the same as the Advics OEM rotors originally installed in the car engine. Advics rotors are designed to allow air to enter freely so that there is enough suction to eliminate the hot air. Advics brake pad will remove almost all the vibrations feel on the pedal. The ABS modulator is small, lightweight and offers impressive motor control. There are 3 types of ESC modulators including ESC modulator, high performance ESC modulator and hydraulic boots equipped with ESC. Advics ESC modulator features impressive quietness, and smooth stopping performance. The brake parts are suitable to be used in many well known brand name vehicles such as Toyota, and Lexus.
To ensure the brake system works efficiently, they conduct rigorous test for every single brake parts in their product lines. The tests were conducted in all sorts of environments around the world including anechoic chamber, laboratory, high speed track, off road, garage and icy lane. Advics also offer aftermarket brake parts apart from the OEM parts. Their engineering team is responsible for designing the aftermarket parts.
Advics brake parts can be purchased at many online automotive parts stores. If you buy online, make sure to check the product description page for the vehicle fitments so that you know which model of vehicle the brake part will fit. The product description page will also provide information on the manufacturer warranty. If you want to claim a warranty, you will have to request it from the customer support department of the online store where you purchase the part. The warranty coverage for Advics part is usually 1 year or up to 12,000 miles.
Advics has a headquarter office at 2-1, Showa-cho, Kariya, Aichi 448-8688, JAPAN Tel: +81-566-25-2150. They have another branch at the AISIN’s Fujioka Proving Ground. They maintained two manufacturing facilities in Aichi, Japan including Kariya Plant and Handa Plant.
Acme Auto Headlining Company
Acme Auto Headlining Company is a manufacturer of automotive parts and accessories. Founded in 1948, the company primarily focused on offering products such as headliners, sail panels, seat upholstery, sunvisors, Westfalia camper tents, interior panels, and vinyl Landau tops. They offer original replacement headlining products that look exactly the same as the OEM version.
Only some headlining products can be purchased at the Acme Auto Headlining online store. At the online store, you can customize the product with different option such as colors. Each headlining product is made from high quality materials that is durable against the extreme weather such as hot weather. Installation information is included so you can reference the manual if you don’t know how to install it. The Acme Auto Headlining site has a full catalog of the products they offer as well as a complete list of online vendors that carry their products.
Acme Auto Headlining uses UPS ground to ship its products. All items are shipped in a sturdy and oversize box to ensure it will arrive at your home safely. They begin the manufacturing of the product as soon as you have placed the order. Generally, it takes about 3 – 10 days for them to manufacturer and ship the products. To get an accurate estimate on the lead time, you will have to send an email to their customer support department. Ready stock items will be shipped out in 1 – 2 days. Acme Auto Headlining offers wholesale as well as drop shipping services. The wholesale service is only available for retail vendors. If you are a seller without inventory, you can order from Acme Auto Headlining and have them drop shipped to your customer. You won’t be charged with any additional fee if they help you to drop ship the product to your customers.
The warranty coverage varies depending on the type of products. Convertible top products are covered with a 6 years warranty. Products that are covered with 3 years warranty include vinyl Landau tops, headlining, Westfalia products, curtains and convertible boots. To claim the warranty, you must provide the store where you purchase the products information such as part number, ship date and why you are returning it. You can provide photographs as evidence to increase your chances of claiming the warranty. Once the store has received the return approval, you can ship it back to the manufacturer. You will need to mention the Returned Goods Request Number when returning the item back to the manufacturer. You must ship the item back in the original packaging and pay for the shipping fee.
The warranty only applies if you haven’t started installing the product on your vehicle. The products are only warranted against material defects and craftmanship. If you receive the wrong item, you can contact their customer support and they will ship you a replacement provided you returned the item in salable condition. Acme Auto Headlining maintains a headquarter office at 550 W 16th St, Long Beach, CA 90813, United States 28463 Tel +1 562-437-0061.