Electrical & Vision
Battery & Battery Accessories
for passenger cars, light trucks and vans are
made with the highest-quality workmanship and
materials. They meet or exceed all original
equipment manufacturer (OEM) requirements,
provide more cranking power for the highest
performance and feature extra reserve capacity
for accessories and electronic equipment.
product line covers virtually every vehicle
year, make and model in terms of components
and capacities. The most popular sizes and
applications are made with state-of-the-art,
maintenance-free calcium alloys for the longest
life and highest performance possible.
full-line coverage also means batteries for
marine, RV, heavy-duty, farm, lawn and garden,
and power sports equipment. Accessories including
cables, terminals, trays, protectors, tools
and connectors complement Carquest’s
total system approach to almost any battery
Starters and Alternators
Carquest offers customers
the most complete starter and alternator program
in the industry with three premium choices:
OE, new and remanufactured. Professional technicians
and automotive enthusiasts will appreciate
the opportunity to install starters and alternators
for imports that are precision-built to provide
the same genuine OE performance as what came
on the new vehicle. Popular domestic diesel
applications are also available.
new units are engineered for long life and
maximum durability, with coverage for nearly
every vehicle on the road. Carquest premium
remanufactured starters and alternators offer
quality, performance, value and pricing advantages
that are second to none. So no matter which
product the customer chooses – OE,
new or remanufactured – they can
have the confidence of knowing that the repair
will be done right the first time.
Computers, Control Sensors
and Modules, Switches and Solenoids
Every engine management
product that Carquest sells conforms to true
OE-fit, function and performance requirements.
Many are supplied by the same companies that
build products for a number of the major vehicle
manufacturers. To assure that all quality standards
are met, every unit is tested and inspected
before shipping. The same care is also built
into every remanufactured on-board computer
unit sold through Carquest.
Carquest has a wiper blade
for every vehicle requirement – from
metal to plastic, summer to winter, automotive
to heavy-duty. All Carquest Wiper Blades are
preassembled and ready to install in seconds.
There is no need to sort through a package
full of adapters or read through complicated
instructions. This easy installation allows
professional technicians to save service time
and effort. It also enables any automotive
enthusiast to change their own wiper blades.
Carquest now sells an
advanced wiper blade design that represents
the future of the wiper industry in both performance
and styling. With the launch of NeoForm® blades
from Trico, Carquest has a superior beam blade
for the super-premium wiper customer. In fact,
the beam-style blade is expected to be the
dominant blade on new vehicles by 2008. Carquest
also carries a full line of quality wiper system
components like motors, pumps, hoses and cleaner
Lighting: Headlamps, Bulbs, Fuses, Flashers
Carquest lighting products are guaranteed to match the
highest-quality OE-or-better components available. Carquest Sealed-Beam Headlamps
feature application-specific glass lenses and a nonreflective bottom shelf
for increased performance in rain, snow and fog. They also have a service life
of up to three times longer than other headlamps.
Carquest Halogen Capsules
are built with computer-aligned filaments to assure precise alignment and optimum
light output. They can last up to six times longer than standard capsules.
Carquest TruView Headlamps are the first headlamps to
provide a truer, whiter light than conventional halogen beams. TruView headlamps
provide exceptional forward visibility without projecting the offensive (and
potentially dangerous) glare commonly associated with high-intensity discharge
(HID) systems and high-mounted headlamps.