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ArvinMeritor Appoints Art Waldowski Vice President of Purchasing for Commercial Vehicle Systems

TROY, Mich., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ArvinMeritor's (NYSE: ARM) Commercial Vehicle Systems (CVS) business has announced the appointment of Art Waldowski as vice president of Purchasing, effective Nov. 1, 2007

Art will be responsible for leading the global purchasing team and implementing the worldwide procurement strategy for CVS. He will also focus on driving the Direct Material Optimization (DMO) program and strengthening and diversifying the supply base.

Art spent the past eight years with Valeo in Auburn Hills, Mich., most recently as the division director for North American Purchasing. Prior to that, he held various purchasing positions within ITT and GM. He has more than 20 years of purchasing experience in the automotive industry.

Art holds a bachelor's of science degree in Business Administration from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan.

About ArvinMeritor

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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