News Release
ArvinMeritor Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock

TROY, Mich., July 21, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- The ArvinMeritor, Inc. (NYSE: ARM) Board of Directors at a meeting held today at corporate headquarters in Troy, Mich., declared a quarterly dividend of 10 cents ($0.10) per share on the common stock of ArvinMeritor, payable September 12, 2005, to holders of record at the close of business on August 22, 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: .

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