News Release
ArvinMeritor Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock

TROY, Mich., Feb. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The ArvinMeritor, Inc. (NYSE: ARM) Board of Directors at a meeting held today at corporate headquarters in Troy, Mich., resolved that a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share be, and it hereby is, declared on the outstanding Common Stock, payable Mar. 14, 2005, to holders of such stock of record at the close of business on Feb. 28, 2005.

ArvinMeritor, Inc. is a premier $8 billion 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 related aftermarkets. Headquartered in Troy, Mich., ArvinMeritor employs approximately 31,000 people at more than 120 manufacturing facilities 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: http://www.arvinmeritor.com/ .

SOURCE ArvinMeritor, Inc.

CONTACT:
Investor Inquiries:
Alice McGuire
248-655-2159
alice.mcguire@arvinmeritor.com

Media Inquiries:
Krista McClure
248-435-7115
krista.mcclure@arvinmeritor.com
both of ArvinMeritor, Inc.