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Honor Recognizes Company's Investment in Training for Alliance Members and
Southfield, Michigan, December 17, 2012.The Federal-Mogul (NASDAQ: FDML) Vehicle
Component Solutions organization received the 2012 Outstanding Training Support
Award from the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance during the group's winter
shareholder meeting earlier this month in Aventura, Fla. The Alliance is one of
the world's largest automotive parts distribution and marketing organizations.
The Outstanding Training Support Award recognizes the supplier that best
supports the technical training needs of each Alliance shareholder business and
the more than 2,300 affiliated auto parts stores and over 2,900
service center locations. Federal-Mogul provides an extensive range of training
programs at its state-of-the-art Technical Education Center (FM TEC) in St.
Louis as well as at thousands of customer locations across North America. The
company's training program will be expanded in early 2013 with the introduction
of a sophisticated in-market product, brand and technical support platform for
vehicle service providers. The new platform features teams of ASE-certified
specialists and sophisticated technical support vehicles that will be deployed
to key markets across North America.
"We are committed to providing the most effective and accessible technical
training for our distribution partners and the tens of thousands of businesses
and front-line automotive professionals who specify and install Federal-Mogul
products each day. The Alliance award is a clear indication that our investment
in training pays impressive dividends for distributors and their customers and
complements the value of our industry-leading brands," said Jay Burkhart, senior
vice president, global markets, Vehicle Component Solutions.
In addition to FM TEC and the extensive new in-market training and support
platform, Federal-Mogul offers a real-time electronic information system,
www.fme360.com, which enables distributors and service professionals to access
the latest news regarding the company's products and programs as well as an
extensive virtual library of technical resources and other business-critical
For more information regarding Federal-Mogul technical and product training
activities and related materials, please contact your Federal-Mogul distributor
or visit www.federalmogul.com/training.
Federal-Mogul Corporation designs, engineers, manufactures and distributes
technologies to improve fuel economy, reduce emissions and enhance vehicle
safety. The company serves the world's foremost original equipment
manufacturers of automotive, commercial, aerospace, marine, rail and off-road
vehicles; and industrial, agricultural and power-generation equipment. The
company also develops and distributes to the aftermarket an extensive product
portfolio with more than 20 of the world's most recognized brands, including
ANCO(®) wiper blades; Champion(®) spark plugs, wipers and filters; AE(®,) Fel-
Pro(®), Goetze(®), Glyco(®), Nüral(®) and Payen(®) engine products; MOOG(®)
chassis parts; and Ferodo(®) and Wagner(®) brake products. Federal-Mogul was
founded in Detroit in 1899. The company employs 45,000 people in 34 countries,
and its worldwide headquarters is in Southfield, Michigan, United States. For
more information, please visit www.federalmogul.com.
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Drew Shippy (330) 688-3500
Jim Burke (248) 354-4530
Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance Outstanding Training Support Award:
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