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New Raybestos Brand Chassis Parts Released for Late Model Applications

Coverage for 3.5 Million Vehicles in Operation

McHenry, IL — August 20, 2012  - Continuing to dominate the Aftermarket in first-to-market coverage… Raybestos® brand chassis parts – a member of the Affinia family of brands – has added ball joints, tie rod ends and sway bar frame bushings to the Raybestos chassis catalog for the following 2003-2012 models:

Ford Truck F150 (2010-2012)
• P/N 505-1472, Ball Joint – Lower

Chevy Silverado 2500HD/3500HD and GMC Sierra 2500HD/3500HD (2011-2012)
• P/N 405-1239, Tie Rod End – Inner

 Ford Truck F250/350 Super Duty (2011-2012) and F450/550 Super Duty (2005-2012)
• P/N 401-2373, Tie Rod End – Right Outer

 Jeep Wrangler (2007-2011)
• P/N 410-1098, Tie Rod End – Right Inner

 Lexus GX470 (2003-2009), Lexus GX460 (2011) and Toyota 4 Runner (2012)
• P/N 550-1703, Sway Bar Frame Bushing

 Mazda Truck CX-9 (2007-2012)
• P/N 550-1724, Sway Bar Frame Bushing
Raybestos ball joints match the individual OE applications for the best possible steering control, ride quality and service life. Advanced Technology synthetic bearing designs hold tighter alignment tolerances for longer tire life, and the permanently attached polyurethane dust boots provide clean, consistent, long lasting performance.

Raybestos tie rod ends specifically match the ball and socket design for built-in strength and lasting durability. High strength steel forgings provide maximum stability, safety and service life.

Raybestos sway bar links use performance enhancing, low-friction designs and are cold forged for superior strength and stability. The full ball stud maximizes performance surface area... and 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 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