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- The extensive range offers more than 7,500 parts that are technically matched to the damaged part they replace and ensure correct integration with electronic security systems
- Standard’s collision repair program includes Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS); front and rear impact; actuators, sensors, switches; and connector categories
NEW YORK, November 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) continues to expand its comprehensive collision repair program. The collision market is large, growing and goes well beyond body and paint. Standard’s collision repair program offers more than 7,500 parts to meet the need. Each component is a drop-in replacement and designed to properly integrate with today’s vehicle electronic safety systems.
The Standard® ADAS line includes parking assist cameras and sensors, cruise control detection sensors, blind spot detection sensors, lane departure cameras and steering angle sensors for a full line of ADAS components. Recently released ADAS parts cover 51.8 million in-service vehicles. The latest additions to the lineup include Parking Assist Cameras, offering an additional 12.5 million repair opportunities, including popular applications such as the 2020-16 Dodge Durango, 2019-16 Nissan Rogue and 2018-17 Subaru Forester. New Lane Keeping Cameras are now available for the 2021-19 Ford Ranger and 2016-15 Honda CR-V, and blind spot detection sensor coverage now includes an additional 6 million Ford and Lincoln vehicles.
Front and rear impact
Front and rear impacts can damage a variety of vehicle components. Standard® products in this category include active grille shutters, airbag clock springs, mid-high mount brake light assemblies, intercoolers, headlamp level sensors and HID headlamp ballasts. Standard’s expanding range of Active Grille Shutters now includes covers for the 2020-18 Ford F-150 and 2020-18 Buick Enclave. In addition, intercoolers are now available for 2020-16 Chevrolet Camaro, 2020-18 Mini Cooper Countryman, 2021-18 Ford Expedition, 2017-16 RAM ProMaster 1500 and more.
Comment on the extension of the collision repair program, John HercVice President Engine Management Marketing, SMP, stated, “The collision repair market continues to grow, and Standard® strives to provide our channel partners and service providers with the parts they need and the high level of quality they expect.”
actuators, sensors and switches
Many actuators, sensors and switches are susceptible to damage in collisions. Standard® has you covered with a range that includes ambient air temperature sensors, anti-lock braking system (ABS) sensors, door lock actuators, hood latches and actuators, liftgate actuators, ride height sensors, trunk lock actuators, combination switches and more. A total of 65 ABS sensors have been added so far this year, covering almost 14 million vehicles in service. Hood latches have been introduced for 7.9 million in-service vehicles, including the 2020-11 Toyota Sienna and the 2017-14 Toyota Camry.
The connectors category includes connectors and pigtails that are vulnerable to rear, front and side impacts due to their position on the vehicle. Newly introduced parts include ABS speed sensor connectors for 2017-11 Nissan Leaf, blind spot detection sensor connectors for 2017-15 Dodge Challenger, park assist sensor connectors for 2019-2010 F-150 and many more. Variety Kits have also been added to the Standard® line, providing technicians with the perfect assortment for simple repairs.
All new Standard® ADAS products are listed in the eCatalog on StandardBrand.com and with electronic catalog suppliers.
Standard® offers a full line of premium automotive products for ignition, electrical, emissions, fuel and safety related systems including diesel, turbocharged, TPMS, VVT, ADAS and Blue Streak® heavy duty ignition coils. The Standard® line offers unmatched coverage for all import and domestic vehicle applications. Standard® is committed to providing replacement parts for all platforms, including the latest hybrid and electric vehicle systems. For more information, contact a Standard® sales representative or visit StandardBrand.com.
With over 100 years in business, Standard Motor Products, Inc. is a leading independent manufacturer and distributor of quality automotive replacement parts. SMP supplies independent professional technicians and DIY enthusiasts with quality replacement parts for engine management, ignition, emissions, fuel and safety related systems, and temperature control products for domestic and imported passenger cars and light trucks. SMP products are sold worldwide through both traditional and non-traditional distribution channels. For more information, download the SMP Parts app or visit smpcorp.com.
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