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News   March 13, 2018   by Danielle Oswald

Tenneco boosts Walker Emissions Control Coverage


Tenneco has announced the expansion of its Walker Emissions Control Coverage for the North American aftermarket. The Walker line will offer exclusive aftermarket catalytic converter coverage for more than 26.6 million light trucks and SUVs certified to the U.S. LEV1 super ultra-low emissions vehicle classification. 

The expansion will include: 

  • 27 new Walker Ultra EPA emissions-certified direct-fit replacement converters 
  • 37 additional Walker CalCat converters for California, New York and other areas following CARB emissions standards 
  • 34 new Walker Quiet-Flow SS and Quiet-Flow mufflers and assemblies 
  • 58 new Walker resonator, pipe and hardware part numbers  

“The new CalCat part numbers expand the brand’s converter coverage by nearly 47 million potential service opportunities while the new Walker Ultra direct-fit converters cover an additional 16 million opportunities,” according to Tenneco. 

“Our aggressive investment in new coverage reflects a commitment to the success of automotive service businesses in every market across the U.S. and Canada. Service providers look to Tenneco and the Walker brand for best-in-class products and coverage that empower them to grow their sales and increase customer satisfaction,” said John Perrin, executive director, product management, North America Aftermarket, Tenneco. 

Some of the applications that are now covered by Walker Quiet-Flow SS and Quiet-Flow mufflers are the 2014-2016 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra half-ton pickups; 2013-2015 Chevrolet Malibu models; and 2012-2017 Jeep Wranglers. The Import coverage additions also include a variety of popular late-model Acura, Fiat, Hyundai, Kia, Nissan and Toyota models.