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NTN Americas Launches New Website

The updated website features a modern look, responsive design, improved functionality and optimized navigation.

VIDEO: Why Do Some Bearings Fail?

Regardless of the type of bearing, when they fail, it’s usually for the same reasons.

VIDEO: A Closer Look At Gen 3 Wheel Bearings

Gen 3 wheel bearings can be a tapered or ball design, and they can be used for both driven and non-driven wheel applications.

VIDEO: What Can Go Wrong With Center Support Bearings?

The center support bearing’s job is to absorb and isolate harmonic vibrations as the driveshaft rotates.

NTN Adds Nathan Giles To Automotive Aftermarket Team

Giles will be filling the role of regional sales manager for the Central region of the U.S. market.

Dana Adds Spicer Select Light-Vehicle Center Support Bearings

The bearings are made with high-quality steel brackets and designed to OE specifications for proper fit.

Bower Adds Pre-Adjusted Wheel-End Kits To Heavy-Duty Line

The kits provide solutions for the heavy-duty truck industry’s most popular wheel-end applications.

BCA Bearings Releases 21 New SKUs To End 2019

The new products cover BCA’s wheel-end bearing assemblies, bearings, seals and differential-kit product offerings.

BCA Adds SKUs to Line of Bearings, Differential Kits

BCA offers a full line of wheel-hub assemblies, seals and loose bearings.

BCA Bearings Adds 109 Parts to Product Portfolio

The new products cover BCA’s wheel hubs and bearings product lines.

Tom O’Brien, SKF President for Vehicle Service Market North America, Retires

O’Brien has dedicated more than 40 years of his career to the automotive aftermarket, including positions in sales, operations and management, the company noted.

‘They’re All the Same’ and Other Things DIY Customers Say that Drive Counter Professionals Crazy

When DIY customers come into the store with faulty preconceptions about auto parts, diagnostics and vehicles in general, it makes it harder for counter pros to sell them the right products.