Bosch has added 59 new
part numbers to its OE specialty wiper blade and engine management
sensor categories, expanding Bosch coverage by more than 43.8 million
domestic, European and Asian new vehicles.
In the wiper category, a total of eight new OE specialty wiper blade
part numbers have been added, covering 19.7 million new vehicles in
operation (VIO). These new blades fit OE specialty top lock and side
lock arms on domestic, European and Asian applications. Bosch Evolution
wiper blades add six new SKUs, increasing its comprehensive coverage to
98 percent. Bosch ICON which offers 40 percent longer life than other
premium blades on the market now includes two new SKUs providing
additional BMW and General Motors coverage. Both product lines feature
patented beam technology specially designed to fit the curvature of the
windshield, according to Bosch.
Additionally, Bosch Gasoline Systems has released 10 new Mass Air Flow
(MAF) sensors, including next-generation HFM7 (Hot Film Air Mass Meter)
sensors. These sensors cover 310,000 import vehicles, including BMW,
Mercedes, Audi, Volkswagen and Porsche.
Bosch also has introduced 41 new engine management sensor part numbers,
including wheel, pressure, temperature, cam, crank and knock sensors.
The new numbers cover European and domestic vehicles including model
years up to 2013, and extend Bosch coverage by 23.8 million new
“All these sensors for the aftermarket are exactly the same as those
that we provide to our OEM customers,” said Timo Reif, vice president of
automotive product marketing for Robert Bosch North America.
Bosch designs to strict engineering standards and says it is committed
to bringing the highest-quality OE products to the aftermarket. Monthly
new product communication is just one of the ways by which Bosch keeps
customers informed of its latest new product offerings and line
additions so that they can, in turn, offer the most up-to-date parts
available to their customers. For details on Bosch's new product
communications, visit http://www.boschautoparts.com/NPC