The Aftermarket's Broadest VVT Coverage


500 SKUs and Counting

With more than 500 SKUs and counting, including over 100 exclusive units, we offer the most comprehensive VVT program in the aftermarket. We're determined to continue broadening our VVT program with increased coverage and expanded manufacturing at our own TS16949-certified facility.

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Crankshaft Sensor

In our most popular short video of the summer, we give a glimpse into how we subject each of our crankshaft sensors to rigorous end-of-line testing.

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Closing the Gap for Women in Auto Care

Ahead of this week's 2019 Women's Leadership Conference in Detroit, we speak to Women in Auto Care President and Auto Care Association board member, Tammy Tecklenburg. 

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Shop Team Selfie Challenge

It's back!

We know it takes an entire shop to get the job done day after day. That’s why we want to showcase your entire team during SMP’s 100th anniversary celebration with our special ‘Shop Team Selfie Challenge.’ Take a group selfie with your technicians and employees, and upload with #MyShopTeamSelfie to enter.

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Not All Diesel EGR Coolers Are Designed the Same

The Benefits of 20 Spiral Tubes

For diesel EGR coolers, the original equipment EGR cooler’s fin-and-tube-style design is prone to clogging and leaking. Additionally, many aftermarket EGR coolers feature various tube designs that do not provide the necessary cooling. Providing a superior alternative to both designs, we are proud to offer a diesel EGR cooler with an upgraded 20 spiral tube design.

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Blue Streak Is Back

Featuring New Heavier-Duty Ignition Coils

Building on our rich history of quality and durability, we’re proud to say that Blue Streak® is stronger than ever. Our Blue Streak® program includes our original Blue Streak® products such as points, condensers, caps, and rotors, as well as our new heavier-duty, longer lasting ignition coils that are engineered and manufactured at our TS16949-certified facility in Bialystok, Poland.

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Standard Celebrates 100th Anniversary

We're proud to announce that we're celebrating our 100-year anniversary. Over the years, we have grown by leaps and bounds from the company that Elias Fife founded in 1919. We now employ approximately 4,400 people, generate over a billion dollars in net sales, operate in more than 25 facilities around the world, and are a leading independent manufacturer and distributor of replacement parts in the automotive aftermarket.

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How to Replace a Coolant Temp Sensor

In this video, which is our most viewed video of March, our master technician shows you how to replace the Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor on a Dodge, Chrysler, Plymouth 2.7L. 

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New Product Idea Portal

Do you have an idea for a part that we should offer? We want to hear from you directly. 

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Standard Motor Products was named ‘2018 Supplier of the Year’ by O’Reilly Auto Parts at this month's O'Reilly Leadership Conference in Dallas, TX. During the award presentation, Cory Blackburn, Vice President of Merchandise, O’Reilly Auto Parts, credited SMP’s supply chain support for what he called “one of the largest changeovers in the history of the automotive aftermarket”. Earlier in the night, SMP was also presented with the ‘Technical and Training’ Award.

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Bigger, Better Diesel

Thousands of Parts, Hundreds of Categories

To account for the burgeoning diesel market, we have fully invested in diesel. Today, Standard® Diesel offers thousands of diesel parts across hundreds of unique diesel categories for popular applications including medium-duty trucks. 

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