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New KYB catalogues for 2014

KYB has launched its latest catalogues for shock absorbers and coil springs – a complete listing of the KYB range as well as details of all new applications for 2014.

The comprehensive catalogues feature 66 new shock absorber part numbers for KYB’s five damper ranges and 92 new coil spring part numbers. These include applications for cars, car derived vans (CDVs) and light commercial vehicles (LCVs). Many of the new parts are already available from stock. There are an additional 160 new applications covered by existing references.

The new additions for shock absorbers & coil springs cover an impressive 13 million cars across Europe. Notable new applications are listed at the end of this press release.

Also included are over 22 additional applications for Suspension Mounting Kits – which increase the life of the shock absorber and are easily replaced at the same time as the shock absorbers, as well as 45 new Protection Kit applications, with a further139 new applications covered by existing references.

80 Vehicle manufacturers are included in the KYB shock absorber catalogue, giving the largest aftermarket car parc coverage in Europe. For easy reference they are listed alphabetically in both catalogues. A helpful pictorial listing of suspension components is also included.

An interactive version of the catalogue is available on the KYB Europe website, as well as a PDF download. It is also listed on major electronic catalogues such as TecDoc.

KYB is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of original equipment shock absorbers. The same world class product quality is available to the European aftermarket. KYB recommends that all shock absorbers and coil springs are fitted in pairs, to restore the vehicles suspension performance and handling to how the vehicle manufacturer designed it.