The VDO Original Brand Engine Actuator Range Expands
Birmingham, September 01, 2008
Independent stockists now have unrestricted access to the VDO Engine Actuator range of throttle valves, idle speed controllers, linear actuators, air control valves and air flap actuators.
The VDO range of actuators is compatible with 15 vehicle manufacturers and services 57 million vehicles across Europe. VDO Engine Actuators deliver high quality synonymous with the Original Equipment business. The updated Engine Actuator catalogue contains a total of 129 products and 1,694 applications. Included are 19 new references and two new product groups: Air Control Valves and Air Flap Actuators.
The VDO Replacement Parts range consists of five other product lines: engine management and instrumentation sensors, fuel systems, HVAC blower and fan systems, screen and headlight washer systems and actuators for central door locking systems. VDO Replacement Parts feature a precise fit ensuring minimum expense and effort.
"With such a comprehensive product range for the aftermarket, we can ensure wholesalers and independent garages a smooth and cost-efficient replacement parts supply from just one sales and distribution channel" comments Jim Lyons, VDO Sales Manager.
Continental will be exhibiting the VDO product portfolio at Automechanika, the international leading trade fair for the automotive industry from 16th to 21st September 2008.
With annual sales of more than €25 billion (based on 2006 figures), the Continental Corporation is one of the top five automotive suppliers worldwide. As a supplier of brake systems, systems and components for the powertrain and chassis, instrumentation, infotainment solutions, vehicle electronics, tires and technical elastomers, the corporation contributes towards enhanced driving safety and protection of the global climate. Continental is also a competent partner in networked automobile communication. The corporation currently employs approximately 150,000 at nearly 200 locations in 36 countries.