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.