With more than 85 years of brake design and production expertise, Akebono provides the world’s automotive industry with advanced braking and noise, vibration, and harshness (NVH) solutions.
The company’s commitment to innovation, process improvement, quality control and customer service has positioned it as a key resource for leading OEMs, Tier I brake suppliers and the automotive aftermarket. Key automotive OEM customers include Audi, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Isuzu, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Toyota, and Volkswagen.
Akebono manufactures a wide range of brake friction materials and foundation brake assemblies, including disc brake calipers and drum brakes, employing the Akebono Production System (APS). This business approach features proven quality control techniques to guarantee minimal process variation in all phases of production. Embraced throughout the organization, APS enables the company to consistently achieve nearly zero defects per million parts produced.
50% of all vehicles manufactured in North America roll off the assembly line with Akebono ceramic brake pads. Akebono Pro-Act brake pads are specified OEM for domestic vehicles, and Akebono Euro and Performance brake pads [...]
About The Akebono Pro-Act Ultra-Premium Brake Pads Akebono Pro-Act Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pads have applications for almost any domestic and Asian vehicle. Whether you are replacing OE ceramic disc pads, or you are upgrading from [...]
About The Akebono Euro Ultra-Premium Brake Pads Akebono Euro Ultra-Premium Brake Pads have applications for almost any European vehicle. Whether you are replacing OE ceramic disc pads, or you are upgrading from conventional brake pads, [...]
Arch Auto Parts Opens 13th Store in Brooklyn; Extends Network of Trusted NY Stores for Highest Quality Car & Truck Parts at Lowest Prices
Arch Auto Parts opens 13th store location at 1764 Eastern Pkwy Brooklyn, NY 11233, attributing continuing growth to strong relationships of trust with professional mechanics and local DIY auto part experts in the community. Because it is locally owned and operated, Arch Auto Parts is able to adapt, thrive, and continue to grow in the culturally distinct neighborhoods across Queens, Brooklyn, and Nassau County. […]
If you have screechy brakes, your brake pads may need replacing. Willie B explains why catching the issue early could save you time, money, and hassle in this Federated Auto Parts Tech Talk. Willie B [...]
From April 1 – June 30, 2018, brake technicians can sign up to earn unlimited rewards and enter to win prizes valued up to $10,000! For each kit of Akebono brake pads installed and declared [...]