Low noise preloaded steering column bearing

SKF offers a customised bearing for steering column applications, which provides a significantly reduced noise level while maintaining existing performance characteristics

Low noise preloaded steering column bearing

The automotive market is in constant evolution. Car manufacturers continuously propose new solutions that improve driving comfort and safety. This puts higher demands on products to be compact (or to have less weight), lower noise and lower friction. SKF offers a new solution for steering column applications, which provides a significantly reduced noise level while maintaining existing performance characteristics. With a global footprint of production sites and application centres, SKF is offering the best support to the automotive market. SKF has a good expertise in this application with more than 35 years’ experience. The combination of our knowledge and our engineering support makes us the ideal partner for developing customised bearing solutions, helping to improve your steering column performances.

Among the most relevant operational benefits we can highlight:

  • Overall good performance
  • Optimised friction torque / stiffness compromise
  • Torque management
  • Reduced noise level
  • Better driving comfort
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