DescriptionOnly for aftermarket VDO gauges.
Brand DescriptionVDO was started in 1929 in Frankfurt, Germany. They are a leading producer of automotive electronics and mechatronics for many car manufacturers including BMW. The company was acquired by Siemens in 2000 which was then acquired by Continental AG in 2007. The Automotive Group of Continental AG is one of the leading global automotive suppliers. With its three Divisions - Chassis & Safety, Powertrain and Interior - it achieved sales of approximately 15 billion Euros in 2008. The Automotive Group employs more than 80,000 people in more than 130 locations worldwide. As a partner of the automotive industry, the Automotive Group develops and produces innovative products and systems for a modern automotive future, in which a car accommodates individual mobility and driving pleasure to driving safety, environmental responsibility and cost-efficiency. Covering the product brands Continental, Siemens, VDO, ATE and Barum they offer electronic products, systems and services for commercial and special vehicles, a broad selection of products for specialized workshops and spare parts for the Independent Aftermarket and the Original Equipment Services after end of series production of the vehicle manufacturer. With more than 80 years of experience in the commercial vehicle segment, they develop and produce products that make vehicles safer, cleaner, more fuel-efficient and makes their use in day-to-day business more efficient. In addition, its spectrum of products for vehicles includes control systems for drive and onboard electronics, components for human-machine-interface such as instrumentation, panels and cockpit solutions, onboard toll units, and telematics units. Along with its original equipment products, they offer an extensive line of products for the independent parts trade and non-affiliated workshops. Furthermore, the business unit is responsible for supplying replacement parts when a series has been discontinued by the vehicle manufacturer (Original Equipment Services, OES).The OES organization takes on full responsibility for the product, including sales and distribution, logistics, production, and quality assurance, ensuring that replacement parts are available after a phased-out series production.
Everything we sell comes with a minimum 12-month warranty and a 100% satisfaction guarantee. In addition, products that carry the Bavarian Autosport brand come with a minimum 2-year warranty against defects in materials and workmanship. (Some have lifetime warranties!) If you are unhappy with a product's quality or performance, simply let us know. We'll make it right. Call Customer Service at 800.535.2002, option 7, or e-mail [email protected].