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White Etching Crack: NTN-SNR expertise at the service of the vehicle manufacturers

- Kaiserslautern (Germany) - Automotive Aftermarket - Markets

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At the Bearingworld Conference held in Kaiserslautern, Germany, on 6th and 7th of March, NTN-SNR presented a paper on the risks of White Etching Cracks (WEC) on the camshaft bearings in automotive engines. Many manufacturers are making increased use of this bearing application in engines as it offers reduced fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. Although several cases of WEC were observed while bench testing components, NTN-SNR showed that this failure did not occur in engines under real conditions. Read more


NTN-SNR launches 55 new references for its range of CV joints kits

- Annecy - Automotive Aftermarket - Products

NTN-SNR is expanding its range of CV joints kits with 55 references. 50% of these references will be used to provide models of vehicles that are no longer in series production and which are reaching the age where CV joints may require replacement. For the other half, it is about "first to… Read more

KIZEI®, the first spherical roller bearing with metallic shields. Armoured to face the dirt!

- Annecy - Industry distribution - Products

NTN-SNR is launching an unprecedented solution to extend your bearing service life time! A bearing protected by steel shields on both sides, KIZEI® is 100% interchangeable with standard open spherical roller bearings thanks to ISO dimensions. Mounting elements and procedures… Read more