Beck/Arnley has announced that 1,556 new part numbers were added to its line of foreign nameplate products during the first six months of 2015. The new part numbers fall within the following Beck/Arnley product modules:
• Brake & Chassis – 1,364
• Clutch & Driveline – 10
• Cooling – 14
• Electrical – 26
• Engine Management – 57
• Engine Parts & Filtration – 82
• OE Quality Fluids – 3
Highlights include two new OE-quality fluids for European applications. The synthetic-based fluid, 10W/60 engine oil (No. 252-4000) is specific to many European makes and models. The other new fluid added is Premium Dual Clutch Fluid DC-1 (No. 252-5000) and is specifically for various Audi and Volkswagen applications. In addition, the 0W-20 fully synthetic motor oil (No. 252-4101) was added in a gallon size.
The new category of oil pans was added in February. Beck/Arnley’s product team also has been expanding coverage on several new categories added in 2014 such as blower motor resistors, window regulators and inner tie rod end and boot kits.
Along with significant additions to the company’s hub and bearings assemblies and the TRUE|FRICTION brake pad range, the realignment of all control arms and trailing arms to their own category was implemented. With recent additions to this new category there are now 1,237 SKUs, covering 8,264 applications and offering 97 percent coverage for foreign nameplate vehicles, according to the company.
The new part numbers and their applications can be downloaded in either a PDF or Excel format by visiting Beck/Arnley’s website. The new numbers and applications also are available on Beck/Arnley’s Web catalog, in addition to their Facebook page. Product questions can be sent to [email protected].