GMB Releases 238th New Part Of 2021

GMB Releases 238th New Part Of 2021

So far this year the auto parts manufacturer has released products to more than 130 million vehicles in operation.

GMB North America Inc., one of the largest global manufacturers and suppliers of OE and aftermarket automotive products, released 32 new parts in August, bringing the total number of new GMB auto parts released in 2021 to 238. The newly released parts include water pumps, fuel pumps, timing belt tensioners and more.

In August alone, GMB released 28 new wheel bearing part numbers covering the 2015- Ford Escape, Edge, Expedition, F-450, Focus, as well as 2016- Chevrolet Camaro, Cruze and Spark among others. The new wheel bearings cover 40 million vehicles in operation (VIO).

“GMB has a long history of producing a variety of parts for a variety of fitments,” says Edward Gullans, senior product manager at GMB. “This year, despite challenges presented by COVID-19, our engineering and manufacturing team has pulled through to release more parts and expand into new categories faster than ever before.”

The high-pressure gasoline direct injection (GDI) fuel pump is one especially noteworthy category released in May of this year. This product category is becoming more prevalent in newer vehicles with drivers more interested in fuel efficiency and meeting stricter emission standards. 

You May Also Like

Edelmann Elite Releases Universal Coolers

The coolers bring OE-quality, improved performance and easy installation to the aftermarket.

Plews & Edelmann, manufacturer of OE-quality power steering solutions, introduced the new Edelmann Elite Universal Coolers which it said brings improved cooling performance and hassle-free installation to vehicles lacking factory power steering coolers.

"The expertly engineered Edelmann Elite Universal Coolers are equipped with internal turbulators that churn fluid for superior heat dissipation, outperforming similarly sized aftermarket options. The single-tube design prevents leaks and uneven flow while the exclusive direct-fit universal mounting brackets allow for quick and secure installation on nearly any vehicle," said Plews & Edelmann.

SMP Announces Product Category Expansion

Standard Motor Products says it is committed to expanding powertrain-neutral product categories.

Plews & Edelmann Adds Magnasteer Rack and Pinion Units

The new Edelmann Elite racks are designed for select GM vehicles and give alternatives for replacing GM Magnasteer systems.

Plews and Edelman Magnasteer_
Goodyear: The Future of its Dunlop, OTR & Chemical Businesses

As part of the “Goodyear Forward” plan, the company said it could gain more than $2 billion from the portfolio optimization.

PRT Launches 7 New Complete Strut Assemblies

The new product release represents nearly 4 million vehicles in new coverage.

Other Posts

DMA Launches New RideMaster Product Line 

The line encompasses air struts, springs and shocks, coil springs, control arms and small chassis components.

Tub O’ Towels Debuts Heavy-Duty Cleaner and Degreaser Spray

The spray is effective on oily and greasy surfaces, including those in bays and on vehicle components, the company says.

Tub O Towels heavy duty degreaser
Plews & Edelmann Releases 2023 Company Overview Catalog

The catalog showcases the value of Edelmann and Edelmann Elite products, its analytics program and its supply chain.

Plews & Edelman Corporate Overview
MANN+HUMMEL Rolls Out Print-On-Demand Product Catalogs

Digital product application catalogs will provide filtration info for MANN-FILTER, Purolator, WIX products and more.