Questions and Answers About Product Materials and Ordering

Questions and Answers About Product Materials and Ordering

1. What is Our MOQ Request?

The MOQ is differ from different product catalogues,
1. CNC Machining parts / Customized machining / OEM / ODM parts: 500 pcs.
2. Ball Joint / Rack End / Tie Rod End/ Stabilizer Link / Control Arm: Full Carton quantities. For example: 30 pcs / Carton means the MOQ will be 30 pcs.
For the customer from overseas, We will request the total amount of a shipment must larger than US$ 10,000.00. There will a handling charge (US$ 200) if total amount of a shipment under US$ 10,000.00.

2. What is Our Warranty?

We offer 2 years or 50,000 KM warranties (end which comes first) on assemblied parts, such as Ball Joint / Rack End / Tie Rod End / Stabilizer Link / Control Arm, with some conditions applied.

3. How long is the Lead Time?

The lead time (calendar days) differs from catalogues to catalogues.
1. Ball Joint / Tie Rod End: 60 days
2. Rack End: 50 days.
3. Stabilizer Link: 40 days.
4. Control Arm: 90 days.
5. OEM / ODM / Military Chassis Parts / Motorcycle Parts: Depends on the drawings and processes requests.

4. What is Our Payment Term? Sample Cost?

1. For the new customers from oversea, 50% down payment and 50% CAD after shipment.
2. For the samples cost, all the samples are free. (5 pcs/item), but the freight cost will be on customers.

5. Can You Provide PPAP Documents?

We could provide Level 3 PPAP documents, such as process flow chat, PFMEA, control plan, initial process study and MSA study.

6. Are the Ball Pins Cold Forged or Hot Forged? What is the Material?

Our ball pins are all CNC machined after cold forged, the material is usually SCM440 / SAE4140 or by your request.

Manufacturer of Steering & Suspension Parts for Vehicles - GAP

Based in Taiwan since 1988, Great Auto Parts Industrial CO., LTD. is a car suspension and steering parts manufacturer. ISO and TS16949 certified with ERP implemented car & truck ball joints and parts, including Ball Stud, Ball Pin, Pillow Ball, Tie Rod End, Ball Joints, Stabilizer Links, Rack Ends, Remanufacturing Used Chassis Partsm, etc.

For car suspension and steering parts manufacturing, GAP has an in-house test lab with precision measuring equipment to verify all car & truck ball joints and parts processes. Following the American standards SAE J490, J491, as well as the German automotive aftermarket quality standards and specs. Currently the models developed include, European, American, Japanese and Korean cars with the ranges up to 2500 items and 150 more parts developed every year.

GAP has been offering customers high-quality car suspension and steering parts since 1988, both with advanced technology and 31 years of experience, GAP ensures each customer's demands are met.

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