Innovative Guide System Cuts Parts by 50 Percent
FRANKFURT, Germany, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- ArvinMeritor, Inc.
(NYSE: ARM) shared its latest sunroof innovation, the Next Generation Sunroof
(NGS), with OEM customers and media during the first day of the 2007 IAA
Frankfurt Motor Show. The NGS features an innovative guide system that reduces
the number of sub-components by as much as 50 percent when compared to
conventional products. This reduction in parts also provides notable weight
"ArvinMeritor's NGS is our answer to OEMs who are asking for a low-weight
sunroof that meets consumer expectations for heightened cabin comfort," said
Theo Timmerman, vice president and general manager, Roof Systems, with
ArvinMeritor's Light Vehicle Systems business group. "In addition to improved
headroom, this next generation sunroof provides unsurpassed levels of NVH
during operation, and increases the amount of ambient lighting in the
About Light Vehicle Systems
ArvinMeritor's LVS business group is a market leader in the product
categories it serves, supplying integrated systems and modules to the world's
leading passenger car and light truck OEMs. With advanced technology and
systems design expertise in apertures, chassis and wheels, LVS combines high-
quality components into cost-effective, performance-based solutions for
virtually every car and light truck on the road today.
ArvinMeritor, Inc. is a premier global supplier of a broad range of
integrated systems, modules and components to the motor vehicle industry. The
company serves light vehicle, commercial truck, trailer and specialty original
equipment manufacturers and certain aftermarkets. Headquartered in Troy,
Mich., ArvinMeritor employs approximately 19,000 people in 25 countries.
ArvinMeritor common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the
ticker symbol ARM. For more information, visit the company's Web site at:
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Web site: http://www.arvinmeritor.com