MOOG the steering and suspension brand from DRiV, introduced 45 new part numbers during January and February 2020, including 21 first-to-market parts.
In January, a control arm bushing (K201860, rear lower and rear outer) became available for the 2006-2013 and 2015-2019 Audi A3; 2017-2018 A3 e-tron; 2018-2019 RS3; 2014-2019 S3; 2011-2015 TT; 2012-2013 TT RS; 2011-2015 TTS; and 2015-2018 Q3; and for the 2009-2017 Volkswagen CC; 2007-2014 and 2016 Eos; 2008-2009 and 2012 GLI; 2006-2019 GTI; 2010-2019 Golf; 2005-2014 Jetta A5; 2013-2019 Jetta A6; 2015-2019 New Beetle; 2006-2019 Passat; 2006-2009 Rabbit; 2010-2017 Tiguan; and 2015-2019 e-Golf. This represents more 3.8 million vehicles in operation (VIO). Also new and first-to-market for over 60,000 VIO are MOOG tie rod ends (ES801380, left outer; and ES801381, right outer) for the 2015-2019 Dodge Ram Promaster City. January also saw the release of a suspension track bar for 2007-2018 Jeep Wranglers, covering more than 1.9 million VIO.
New in February was a ball joint (K500408) for the 2014-2015 Chevrolet Silverado/LD1500 Z71 package; 2014-2018 GMC Sierra/Limited 1500 Z71 package; 2020 Cadillac Escalade/Escalade ESV; 2015, 2016 and 2017-2020 Chevrolet Suburban/Tahoe and GMC Yukon/XL/Denali; 2016 Silverado/LD1500 and Sierra/Limited 1500; 2017-2019 Silverado /LD 1500 and Sierra/Limited 1500; and 2019 Sierra/Limited 1500, representing over 5.3 million VIO. Also featured in MOOG’s February release were hub assemblies for the 2018-2019 Ford F-150 (515177, front); and 2019 Dodge Ram 1500 (515178 and 515179, both front).
“Whether technicians need chassis parts for passenger cars or trucks and SUVs, MOOG offers premium repair solutions that are precision-engineered for fit and extended product life,” said Kim Plante, product management lead, Chassis. “MOOG remains committed to introducing design innovations through new part numbers so that technicians and shop owners will have a MOOG part available when their customers need it most.”