Wednesday, 09 February 2011 22:13

All Diamond Standard Bumpers Are Now Certified

“To achieve the distinction as the only U.S. manufacturer to have all its Alternative primed and plated front steel bumpers Certified is an accomplishment that validates the single minded purpose of the Diamond Standard Brand.

Committed to manufacturing the safest parts available using correct materials, tool building, manufacturing and metal finishing processes, Diamond Standard Front Bumpers the finest true alternative parts available” said Mike O’Neal, President of Diamond Standard.

“Certification across all Diamond Standard front bumper sku’s represents an appropriate backdrop to announce Certification benchmarks across the remaining Brand of Diamond Standard Parts given the increasing interest being expressed in many quarters for Certified parts. Specifically, five hundred and seventy-one (571) Diamond Standard parts/applications have reached Certification status in the NSF program” according to Geoff Crane, Business Development Manager of Diamond Standard.

Additionally, all 280 Diamond Standard rear step bumper full assemblies are now Certified as meeting the Federal Standard of VESC V-5 towability by MGA Research Corporation of Burlington, Wisconsin, a world leading independent, 17025 accredited test facility to the automotive industry. VESC V-5 functional performance testing is the only Federal requirement for step bumper assemblies.

Diamond Standard’s Manufacturing Group also supply USA made replacement steel/aluminum hoods and bumper top pads which are CAPA certified. For insurers who wish to receive a copy of either the entire authorized list of Diamond Standard parts or Certification status updates on the 1st and 15th of the month for Diamond Standard parts please direct your request to geoff@diamondstandardparts.com .

“Our commitment to the industry is evident to all, and our efforts are inclusive as they are expansive. I am proud to announce that CAPA certification of Diamond Standard bumpers is moving forward. Diamond Standard Brand is poised to accelerate the
introduction of new model car parts across all categories beginning this month and we’ll be adding new part categories within the year” said O’Neal. Diamond Standard Parts Assurance

Diamond Standard Structural parts are built to a standard which is the OE part. Our job as a manufacturer of first quality parts is to replicate the safety and crashworthiness criteria of OE service parts. Dynamic and destructive comparative testing by industry
experts proving equal functional performance is a demonstrated core competency of our Company and an assurance to the industry and vehicle owner that use of Certified Diamond Standard parts provide an acceptable alternative part without compromising safety and damageability.

Diamond Standard Structural parts are available through limited quality distributors nationwide including the AQRP program at Keystone, an LKQ company.

For more information please visit www.diamondstandardparts.com or contact Geoff Crane at geoff@diamondstandardparts.com – Phone (901) 398-5759.