Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket earned a 2018 Automotive Communications Award for its VDO Cooling Fan Assembly Installation video. The award was presented on October 30, 2018 at the 2018 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) Show in Las Vegas, NV, during the Automotive Communications Awards ceremony, sponsored by Women in Auto Care.
Continental received the award for the Best Use of Video – Technical, in the Business-to-Business Category. The instructional video featuring a VDO Cooling Fan Assembly is one of several training and installation videos developed by Continental to help technicians properly install its wide range of Continental, VDO and ATE products. Technicians can view the video to see an overview of the installation procedure, learn valuable safety tips, and watch a step-by-step part removal and installation. The video also points out potential installation pitfalls and common mistakes.
VDO Cooling Fan Assemblies are designed to OE specs for vehicle-specific fit, function, and cooling requirements. They are built with all new components in ISO/TS certified facilities and are manufactured to OE quality standards. The motors are designed to deliver quiet and cooler operation and longer life.
Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket is a leading aftermarket supplier of VDO OE-engineered aftermarket parts (www.usa.vdo.com) for HVAC and engine cooling, door systems, tire pressure monitoring systems, engine management, fuel systems, instrumentation, and ATE brake systems.
Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transport. In 2017, Continental generated sales of €44 billion and currently employs more than 244,000 people in 61 countries.
Information management in and beyond the vehicle is at the very heart of the Interior division. The product portfolio for different types of vehicles includes: instrument clusters, multifunctional and head-up displays, control units, access control and tire-information systems, radios, infotainment systems, input devices, control panels, climate control units, software, cockpits as well as services and solutions for telematics and Intelligent Transportation Systems. The Interior division employs more than 43,000 people worldwide and generated sales of €9.3 billion in 2017.
Within the Interior Division the Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket Business Unit accommodates the specific requirements of the commercial vehicle, special vehicle and aftermarket sector. A global network of sales and service companies ensures proximity to local customers. Covering the product brands Continental, VDO, ATE, Galfer and Barum the Business Unit offers web based managed services, fleet management and tachograph solutions electronic products, systems and services for commercial and special vehicles, a broad selection of products for specialized workshops and spare parts for the Independent Aftermarket and the Original Equipment Services after end of series production of the vehicle manufacturer.
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