Federal-Mogul Corp. announced that its Champion brand recently surpassed 200,000 “likes” on its Facebook page and is connecting with thousands of additional consumers each day through an expanded digital marketing presence.
DENSO Corp. has announced a significant increase in part number coverage for its line of spark plugs, direct ignition coils and wire sets. The latest catalog (SPIWDIC-CAT-0314), available in print or electronic form, covers 239 million units in operation (UIO) for spark plugs, 157 million UIO for coils, and 207 million UIO for wire sets.
Bosch Group has added “pin-to-pin” designs to its OE Fine Wire Iridium spark plug program, designed to provide better ignitability, especially in today’s high-tech engines.
Fire in the hole. That, as you know, is how the internal combustion engine works. Mixing fuel and air then igniting it causes a rapid rise in pressure. This is often called an explosion, but in an engine, it is in reality a controlled burn.
Enerpulse Inc. has received the 2012 North American Best Practices Award for Automotive Powertrain Customer Value Enhancement.
A unique capacitor-based circuit inside the Pulstar Pulse Plug from Enerpulse Inc. captures energy normally wasted by spark plugs, generating a spark with five times greater energy or 1,000 times more peak power. In independent tests,
This TSB applies to 2007-2011 Cadillac Escalade/Escalade ESV/Escalade EXT, 2007-2011 Chevy Avalanche/Express/Silverado 1500/Suburban and Tahoe, and 2007-2011 GMC Savana/Sierra 1500/Sierra Denali/Yukon/Yukon XL/Yukon Denali and Yukon Denali XL, all equipped with the Gen 4 V8 engine.
Robert Bosch LLC has introduced the new OE design fine wire Double Platinum spark plug.
Delphi Automotive has introduced 20 new ignition coils that cover more than 6.4 million North American vehicles.
ACDelco says the release of two new Rapidfire spark plug part numbers continues to enhance ACDelco’s portfolio of competitively priced, single platinum spark plugs for older model vehicles. The new part numbers are available Sept. 1, 2012.
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