Fel-Pro Introduces Three Exclusive Head Gasket Sets for Popular Subaru Engines

By GlobeNewswire,  September 02, 2014, 11:00:00 AM EDT


New Sets Among 31 Additional Fel-Pro Part Numbers Now Available for

Late-Model 2.5L and 3.0L Subaru Applications

Southfield, Michigan, September 2, 2014...Federal-Mogul Motorparts' Fel-Pro® Gaskets brand has introduced three first-to-market PermaTorque® MLS multi-layer-steel head gasket sets for a variety of popular 2.5L engines used in late-model Subaru passenger vehicles. The new sets are among 31 additional Fel-Pro part numbers introduced in the past year for more than 2.3 million Subaru vehicles.

Each new Fel-Pro head set features the brand's premium, problem-solving PermaTorque MLS head gaskets, which provide the robust seal needed to contain peak combustion pressures and temperatures and withstand the significant casting motion encountered in many of today's automotive engines. Each gasket features multiple layers of full-hard stainless steel, precisely engineered sealing beads and the brand's proprietary blue aftermarket coating, which accommodates a wider range of surface finishes. Also featured in each head gasket is the brand's exclusive LaserWeld® stopper layer, which provides a precisely determined compression limit to help reduce head lift and bore distortion and prevent gasket damage while ensuring a superior combustion seal.

The following new PermaTorque MLS head sets are now available through Fel-Pro suppliers:

            HS26531PT    2006-2007 Subaru H4 2.5L DOHC EJ255 (Forester, Impreza)

                                    2007-2009 Subaru H4 2.5L DOHC EJ257 (Impreza)

                                    2006 Saab H4 2.5L DOHC EJ255 (Aero)

            HS26531PT1  2008-2012 Subaru H4 DOHC EJ255 (Forester, Impreza)

                                    2007-2009 Subaru H4 DOHC EJ255 (Legacy, Outback)

            HS26531PT2  2010-2012 Subaru H4 DOHC EJ255 (Legacy)

In addition to these new head gasket sets, Federal-Mogul Motorparts in the past year has introduced eight additional Fel-Pro head gaskets, six manifold sets, four valve cover sets, one oil pan set and 11 small-gasket sets for millions of 2.5L and 3.0L Subaru engines.

As "The Gaskets Professionals Trust(TM)," Fel-Pro gaskets feature an array of innovative designs and proprietary materials engineered specifically for the aftermarket repair environment. With engineering and manufacturing operations based in in Skokie, Ill., the Fel-Pro brand offers comprehensive gasket coverage across all sealing repair categories for vehicles dating back to 1909.

For more information regarding Fel-Pro gaskets, please contact your Fel-Pro supplier or visit www.felpro-only.com.

About Federal-Mogul

Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) is a leading global supplier of products and services to the world's manufacturers and servicers of vehicles and equipment in the automotive, light, medium and heavy-duty commercial, marine, rail, aerospace, power generation and industrial markets. The company's products and services enable improved fuel economy, reduced emissions and enhanced vehicle safety.

Federal-Mogul operates two independent business divisions, each with a chief executive officer reporting to Federal-Mogul's Board of Directors.

Federal-Mogul Motorparts sells and distributes a broad portfolio of products through more than 20 of the world's most recognized brands in the global vehicle aftermarket, while also serving original equipment vehicle manufacturers with products including braking, chassis, wipers and other vehicle components.  The company's aftermarket brands include ANCO® wiper blades; Champion® spark plugs, wipers and filters; AE®, Fel-Pro®, FP Diesel®, Goetze®, Glyco®, Nüral®, Payen® and Sealed Power® engine products; MOOG® steering and suspension parts; and Ferodo®, Jurid® and Wagner® brake products.

Federal-Mogul Powertrain designs and manufactures original equipment powertrain components and systems protection products for automotive, heavy-duty, industrial and transport applications.

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CONTACT:               

Drew Shippy - 330.688.3500

Drew@pinnmedia.com

Paula Silver - 248.354.3045

Paula.Silver@federalmogul.com







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The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.

Source: Federal-Mogul Corporation via Globenewswire

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