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OE Supplier and Automotive Aftermarket

Airtex serves the OEMs and the automotive aftermarket with product offerings for a full range of vehicle, truck, fleet, and specialty components. Airtex designs and manufactures fuel delivery systems with the precision, technical know-how and 80 years of expertise that meets and exceeds Original Equipment design specifications. Certified ISO TS16949, Airtex incorporates the latest technological innovations, adhering to OE design philosophy while continuously improving design for better performance.

There’s a reason why Airtex products have been around for over 80 years. Our products and our service never let you down. Airtex delivers exceptional quality that improves upon design and performance of aftermarket replacements. Airtex provides unsurpassed coverage for a full range of domestic and import vehicles, covering more than 242,000,000 vehicles in operation today. Plus, Airtex delivers unmatched support with downloads, videos, and informational resources for technicians and DIYers.

It’s this commitment to quality, coverage and unmatched support that keeps Airtex at the top our industry.

Airtex News & Events

04.10.2015
Average Vehicle Age Soars, Aftermarket Products Industry Thrives

Aftermarket Sales Increase: The Effect of a Stagnant Auto Industry?

Automotive News reported in 2014 that the average age of the vehicles on American roads is almost 11 years (1). As such, the aftermarket industry is thriving. According to AN, the average vehicle age should continue to increase, meaning reliable, high performance aftermarket parts are at a premium.

04.10.2015
THE CHANGING OF AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY

Automotive technology is changing almost as rapidly as cell phone and computer technology. Fortunately, manufacturers usually only introduce new models once every year. Service technicians and mechanics do need to keep up with technology changes in order to stay on top of their careers.

03.30.2015
Fuel Pump Safety Recall: NHTSA Campaign Number: 15E-007

THIS NOTICE IS PROVIDED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE NATIONAL TRAFFIC AND MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY ACT.  Airtex Products, LP has decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety may exist in certain fuel pump modules identified as Airtex model number C8006, PF2032, or DW3950M.  This fuel pump fits certain General Motors vehicles, including the Chevrolet Cavalier (1999 to 2000), Chevrolet Malibu (1998 to 1999), Oldsmobile Alero (1999), Oldsmobile Cutlass (1998 to 1999), Pontiac Grand Am (1999), and Pontiac Sunfire (1999 to 2000).     Read More

03.13.2015
We Are Happy To Announce That Kyle Obendorf Has Joined The Airtex ASC Team

Kyle Obendorf has joined the Airtex/ASC team as Marketing Director. In this role, his primary focus will be to plan, develop and implement all marketing strategies, customer programs, marketing communications and public relations activities, both external and internal.

03.13.2015
Worldwide Coverage at Your Fingertips

Not only does Airtex Fuel Delivery Systems provide unsurpassed coverage for over 242 million vehicles in operation around the world today, but we also provide so many ways to access that coverage. Whether you are on a laptop or on a desktop, whether you are in your car or on your tablet, you can easily find the correct Airtex fuel pump to fit your needs.

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03.30.2015
What Costs More, a Garage Lift or Years of Chiropractor Visits?

If you're a serious do-it-yourselfer who does everything from changing the motor oil to replacing the fuel pump, then you're probably familiar with the pain of being squeezed awkwardly between a car and an unforgiving concrete floor. And you're probably tired of having a chiropractor adjust your aching bones each week. (No offense to chiropractors!) If this describes you, then it may be time to install a garage lift.

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03.28.2015
The Importance Of A Fuel Filter And How It Can Influence Your Fuel Pump

Compared to many of the other parts in an automobile, or even its fuel delivery system, the fuel filter has a relatively small role. With that said, it still serves a very vital purpose and, if neglected, can result in serious damage to a car. While those of us in the industry surely already know the importance of a fuel filter, here are some basic reasons to reinforce its critical role when talking to your customers.

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03.18.2015
Modern-Day Fuel Gauges: A Primer

We all rely on a fuel gauge to avoid getting stranded without gas, but how does that fuel gauge work? And if it gets stuck on empty, full or somewhere in between, then what's the best way to troubleshoot it?

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03.03.2015
Mass Airflow Sensor: An Easy Fix for Big Problems from a Little Instrument

The mass airflow (MAF) sensor measures the volume of air entering the engine so the Engine Control Unit (ECU) can calculate how much gasoline the fuel injectors should deliver to each cylinder in order to create the proper fuel-air ratio.

02.28.2015
Solving Carbon Deposits In Direct Fuel Injection Engines

Symptom: Misfire codes, stumbling and suspicious fuel trim numbers. On a scan tool, the engine may show a loss in volumetric efficiency. The driver may complain about a loss of power, poor fuel economy and hard starts.