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NTN-SNR Ltd : Supplier to GSF Car Parts

With more than a century of experience, NTN-SNR has concentrated on the design, development and manufacture of bearings. These components, usually unseen, play a fundamental and sometimes vital role. Through its sales network, our company today is present in more than 200 countries, spanning 5 continents. NTN-SNR develops a strong presence in OE market and the Aftermarket in three main activities:

Industry: NTN-SNR is serving major industries such as wind, rail, textile, agriculture, robotic, handling… and is present in all the largest industrial sectors (mining, steel working, paper industry, cement work, agricultural, food...)

Aerospace : NTN-SNR serves the major aeronautical and space programs, for example the CFM56 jet engine selected engine for Airbus and Boeing aircraft and continues to be the European leader for supply of helicopter transmission bearings.

Automotive: NTN-SNR proposes a large range of vehicle bearings. 9 out of 10 of the best selling cars in Europe are fitted with NTN-SNR bearings.The company is the largest manufacturer of wheel bearings worldwide.

Focusing on the automotive activity, we develop and supply products for different applications. Indeed, a car is fitted with between 40 and 90 bearings (depending on the type of the vehicle) and NTN-SNR offers products for all the following applications:

▪ Wheels
▪ Gearboxes
▪ Suspension
▪ Drive shafts
▪ Clutches
▪ Steering columns
▪ Engines and accessories



Through its reputation for quality, its capacity to innovate and its expertise, NTN-SNR has become the choice of the largest automotive OEM manufacturers in the world and their preferred partner in the Aftermarket. It is recognised for its high quality products and its exclusive solutions, such as the ASB® ("Active Sensor Bearing") concept for wheel bearings. An ASB® wheel bearing collects information relative to each of the vehicle wheels speed and instantly communicates to the vehicles ECU and systems present in your car. This technology is an essential element of the correct operation of many systems such as ABS, Electric motor brake, ESP and GPS Navigation…

NTN-SNR attaches specific importance to the Aftermarket and Distribution networks. During the early 1990's SNR created SNR Aftermarket, which has evolved into NTN-SNR Aftermarket Division. This entity, totally dedicated to the Automotive Aftermarket, offers products suited to the market needs while continuously expanding its product and service offer. Our success and reputation for quality amongst OEM manufacturers has helped to ensure SNR Aftermarket customer satisfaction. Our OEM customer base includes Audi, Peugeot, Lotus, Landrover, Jaguar, Toyota, Mini, Mercedes, Nissan, Honda, Renault, Citroen, Fiat, Kia, Opel, Porche, Seat, Smart, Skoda, VW, Alfa Romeo etc….

For all you automotive needs, whether in OE or the aftermarket the NTN-SNR company guarantees your satisfaction in terms of quality, safety and security.