C&U Bearings for Automotive OEMs
C&U has become a major developer and manufacturer of ball and roller bearings for a wide variety of automotive applications. Our bearings help enable enhancements in electronic control techniques and the functional features of automobiles. C&U bearing help OEMs achieve low energy consumption, more powerful acceleration, and higher driving performance in their vehicles.
C&U bearings for automobile engines conform to the technical requirements of C&U-III specifications. Manufactured using the highest-quality bearing steel, advanced processing technology, and a fully automated production line, our bearings are guaranteed for precision and reliability. Resistance to high temperatures, friction, and impact is ensured with the use of special lubricating oils and greases, and the use of special treatment processes.
Air conditioning compressor bearings
Designed for unparalleled reliability, C&U A/C compressor bearings feature a streamlined design for high speed, high-temperature operation and leak resistance.
C&U alternator bearings incorporate the highest-quality design and materials for the utmost in durability, even in high heat and demanding engine compartment conditions.
Angular contact ball bearings
Angular contact ball bearings are designed to support high radial-axial loads at high speeds. Because of this, these bearings are ideal for high-performance engine and motor applications. Our advanced technologies help ensure close tolerances (even at high speeds), quiet operation, and minimal friction and wear.
C&U is a leading manufacturer of high-quality, high-speed rotation, sealed ball bearings for the automotive industry. Typical automotive applications include engines, transmissions and condensing fans.
The C&U automotive engine bearings range includes generator bearings, compressor bearings, silicon oil fan bearings, water pump bearings, bearings 608 and 629 for fan air cooling, tension wheel bearings, clutch bearings, and needle roller bearings for engine rocker arms, among others.
Clutch release bearings
C&U clutch release bearings are built from the strongest metals to achieve the highest strength and the longest life. High-precision design facilitates smooth movement during high-pressure and high-temperature operation.
Constant velocity joints
C&U constant velocity joints maximize the ability to maintain constant rotational speeds during power/torque transmission, with minimal friction and movement variations, even at sharp angles. They are used in automotive powertrain systems and are chosen for their compact size, efficient power transmission, ease of assembly, superior lubrication, and ability to provide large deflective angles.
Cooling fan 608, 629
Bearings for cooling fans developed by C&U are optimized for increased durability and lubrication, to provide superior cooling fan performance and long service life in automotive applications.
Cylindrical roller bearings
C&U cylindrical roller bearings are engineered to minimize friction and are available in a wide range of bearing tolerances. With a reinforced structural design, C&U cylindrical roller bearings for transmissions are characterized by small oil channels, wide ribs, and rolling surfaces with ideal raised crowns. C&U bearings exceed industry standards for minimizing rough raceway surfaces and provide high precision, low noise, and long service life.
Deep groove ball bearings
The streamlined design of C&U deep groove ball bearings enables them to withstand high bi-directional radial and axial loads or composite loads, and it facilitates high-speed operation, accuracy, impact resistance, and low-maintenance performance.
Integral shaft bearings
C&U integral shaft bearings are manufactured to ensure superior durability and reliability. They are commonly used in water pumps, tension pulleys, and other automotive applications.
Magnetic clutch bearings
C&U magnetic clutch bearings are precision engineered and manufactured using advanced materials and technologies. This enables them to withstand high speeds and extreme temperatures while ensuring maximum performance and durability. A unique seal structure allows the bearings to stand up even in severe environments and under long-term exposure to dust and water vapor. C&U magnetic clutch bearings are manufactured in a wide range of sizes to fit virtually all applications.
Needle roller bearings
C&U needle roller bearings for engine rocker arms have been designed to maximize radial load support and durability while minimizing friction in overhead valve engines.
SA series bearings for automotive generators
Automotive alternating current generators are exposed to brush wear powder particles, exterior dust, and turbid water, all while running at high temperatures, under high loads, and at variable speeds. C&U SA series bearings are manufactured to withstand these severe working conditions. They are highly reliable, have a low fatigue life, high sealing performance, and high temperature tolerance.
Silicone fan bearings
C&U silicone fan bearings maximize silicone’s natural ability to withstand wide thermal variations and its compatibility with metals in automotive applications. These top-of-the-line bearings also feature high shock absorption, helping to eliminate stress and deterioration risks.
Tapered roller bearings
C&U tapered roller bearings are designed to absorb force and maintain shaft alignment. They are engineered using advanced processing technology based on the FMAE analysis results and have adopted the reinforced structure. C&U tapered roller bearings are built to run quietly and accurately, minimize friction, excel at high speeds, and provide long service life in applications such as truck axles, differentials, and transmissions.
C&U offers top-of-the-line tensioner belt bearings, designed and built to withstand high rotation speeds and support significant axial capacity.
Thrust ball bearings
C&U’s industry-leading thrust ball bearings are designed to sustain thrust loads in high-speed applications, while maintaining superior performance. The highest quality materials and manufacturing standards are employed to maximize durability and service life in a variety of automotive applications.
Water pump bearings
C&U water pump bearings incorporate the latest technologies and engineering for maximum durability and reliable pump operation. Engine designs are continually being optimized for higher power, higher reliability, lower energy consumption, and compact size. To achieve these goals, water pumps must also be lighter in weight and more compact, while providing greater flow capacity and higher rotary speeds. To help meet this criteria, C&U water pump bearings feature higher heat-resistant qualities, excellent running accuracy, and exceptional sealing performance. The range of products C&U offers includes: single and double-row ball water pump bearings, single-row roller water pump bearings, as well as single-row and double-row ball water pump bearings with an internal design changed to angular contact.
Wheel hub bearings generation I, II, & III
C&U offers a range of hub bearings including wheel hub bearings generation I, II, and III. With each generation of wheel hub bearings, fewer parts have been required, technological advancements have incorporated new functions (such as ABS sensors), and materials have been enhanced to provide superior durability and safety. First generation wheel hub bearings are commonly used for their compactness and durability. C&U wheel hub bearings are designed according to the mounting dimensions and working conditions provided by our customers. All our wheel hub bearings are designed using the CAE computerized design method and feature optimized sealing design, high-quality steel, and superior lubricant grease. They feature high load ratings, and are shockproof, turbid water resistant, compact, and lightweight.Back to top