Centric Parts Celebrates Sixth Consecutive Award From The Friction Materials Standards Institute (FMSI).
LOS ANGELES Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. -- Centric Parts, a leading manufacturer and supplier of aftermarket Aftermarket
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See secondary market. brake components and systems for everyday cars, performance duty vehicles and ultra performance vehicles, today celebrated their industry leading sixth consecutive FMSI FMSI Sons of Mary, Health of the Sick (religious order)
FMSI Force Management System Interface Award for contributions to the automotive industry The automotive industry is the industry involved in the design, development, manufacture, marketing, and sale of motor vehicles. In 2006, more than 69 million motor vehicles, including cars and commercial vehicles were produced worldwide. .
The Friction Materials Standards Institute, the organization behind the FMSI Award, was founded in 1948 to maintain a standardized standardized
pertaining to data that have been submitted to standardization procedures.
standardized morbidity rate
see morbidity rate.
standardized mortality rate
see mortality rate. part numbering system used by the automotive aftermarket friction industry, and to disseminate dis·sem·i·nate
v. dis·sem·i·nat·ed, dis·sem·i·nat·ing, dis·sem·i·nates
1. To scatter widely, as in sowing seed.
2. to its members scientific, engineering, technological, statistical and other relevant information. The FMSI Award program was started six years ago to recognize companies that excel in actively contributing information and research to support the system. Only two to three are handed out each year and Centric Parts has been identified as an industry leader every time.
"Our support of FMSI is an outgrowth of how Centric does business," stated Dan Lelchuk, President of Centric Parts, which also includes the StopTech and Power Slot brands. "Centric amassed a physical inventory consisting of thousands of distinct original equipment parts which we analyze to determine and fill the needs of the aftermarket industry. Sharing this information with our competitors through FMSI serves to improve the industry and provide better solutions to its customers, which is certainly Centric's goal."
Centric Parts (www.centricparts.com) continually innovates significant improvements to brake technology for the street and track, having earned four patents along the way, providing superior performance, quality and value. Centric Parts offerings include PosiQuiet premium Metallic, Ceramic This article is about ceramic materials. For the fine art, see Ceramic art.
The word ceramic is derived from the Greek word κεραμικός (keramikos). and Extended Wear formulas, an OE product line, plus Axxis and C-TEK standard grade materials. StopTech (www.stoptech.com), Centric's ultra performance division, is a leading innovator of world class brake components and systems for production-based racing cars and high performance vehicles on the street and track. Power Slot (www.powerslot.com), Centric's performance division, focuses on entry level brake upgrade solutions and pioneered direct fit performance rotors for trucks, SUVs and severe duty vehicles.