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New Raybestos Brand Chassis Parts Released for Popular Asian and European Models

First to Market Coverage for Kia Sorento and Audi Q7

McHenry, IL — April 16, 2012  - Every time you’re at the wheel, Raybestos® brand chassis parts – a member of the Affinia family of brands – are prepared to be “Your Complete Undercar Solution”… always delivering the Aftermarket’s best design for the application.

Affinia is committed to delivering first to market chassis coverage for foreign nameplate vehicles. The following parts have been added to Raybestos chassis catalog:

2012 Kia Sorento
• P/N 401-2175, Tie Rod - Left Outer
• P/N 401-2176, Tie Rod - Right Outer
• P/N 401-2270, Tie Rod - Inner

 2012-2013 Audi Q7
• P/N 545-1796, Sway Bar Link - Front
• P/N 545-1559, Sway Bar Link - Rear Left
• P/N 545-1560, Sway Bar Link - Rear Right
These Raybestos® Professional Grade® tie rods specifically match the ball and socket design of the 2012 Sorento for built-in strength and lasting durability. High strength steel forgings provide maximum stability, safety and service life.

Raybestos Professional Grade sway bar links have a cold-forged rod for superior strength and stability. They use performance-enhancing, low-friction designs, and the full-ball stud optimizes performance and reduces endplay.

With the best parts and labor guarantee in the industry... you can install the choice in chassis with 100% confidence. For more information on Raybestos brand brake or chassis parts, visit or call 800-323-0354.

Raybestos™ Chassis parts are produced by affiliated companies in Affinia’s Global Brake & Chassis Group, the leading manufacturer of chassis parts for the transportation industry. Including everything from ball joints to tie rods, idler arms and sway bar links, Raybestos Chassis parts are the choice of Joe Gibbs Racing and used in competition on every JGR race car. For more information on Raybestos Chassis, visit 

Affinia Group Inc. is an innovative global leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and marketing of industrial grade products and services, including extensive offerings of aftermarket parts for automotive and heavy-duty vehicles. With approximately $2.0 billion in annual revenue, Affinia has operations in North and South America, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit