We Manufacture Automotive Components
Our precision components and accessories are found in automobiles around the world. For decades, automotive manufacturers have been using our precision components to complement their products. As automotive technology continues to evolve, so do the quality components that we offer. We know that high quality, high performance components are always in demand.
Automotive design engineers continuously work on new challenges in the automotive industry and we provide components that perform to the highest quality standards that the industry demands. We keep pace with the design innovations and technological advances taking place within the auto manufacturing industry by constantly challenging ourselves to supply customized automotive design solutions that provide flawless performance. Discover why so many auto manufacturers partner with us to introduce quality vehicles that contain our precision components and accessories.
NMB miniature bearings are the premier choice for automotive OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers. Our ultra-precision manufacturing technology, high quality materials, and tribology scientifically designed to withstand harsh environments within such applications as throttle body, windshield wiper motors, and EGR valves, insure long life and flawless operation.
High heat resistant ball bearing units are used for automotive turbochargers. MinebeaMitsumi has improved combustion efficiency and reduced the time lag between the pedal operation and automobile acceleration by adopting high-heat resistant ball bearings instead of oil-lubricating bearings.
BLDC Motor for Fuel Pump, Refrigerator, Urea SCR
Customers rely on our BLDC motors for their high efficiency, long life and reliability. BLDC motors are used for automotive fuel pumps and SCR systems that contribute to overall vehicle fuel efficiency.
Cooling Fan & Blower for Charger, Converter
New EV and HEV technology requires efficient cooling during vehicle charging. NMB DC blowers are used to deliver consistent air flow to prevent overheating during charging.
VR Resolver for HV/EV Motor
Our resolvers provide position feedback for EV/HEV motors. This feedback is necessary in order for the motor control system to generate the precise torque required to drive the vehicle.
Coil Inductor for Fuel Injection, Braking, Battery, Transmission
Coil Inductor for Corner Sensor for ECU
Flyback Transformer for PCU
Cooling Fan & Blower for Seat Cooling
Passenger comfort is one of the most important aspects of the driver experience. NMB supplies custom cooling solutions for seat ventilation with an emphasis on low noise, low vibration and high airflow.
FAKRA connectors support reliable data transmission rates up to 6 GHz. They support vehicle functions like SDARS (Satellite Radio), cellular, GPS navigation and remote key-less entry.
Stepping Motor for HVAC
HVAC actuators are stepping motor-based actuators for use in vehicle cabin comfort. We supply these with LIN bus (HAL) and without LIN bus (HAD). These HVAC actuators provide low noise and low power consumption for premium cabin comfort.
Stepping Motor for Cluster
PM stepping motors are used to provide rapid and precise gauge readings, such as odometer and fuel, on vehicle instrument clusters.
Strain Gauge Sensor for Passenger Occupancy Detection
Vehicle passenger seats use strain gauge pressure sensor technology to determine whether the seat is occupied. If occupancy is detected, the system alerts the driver if safety harnesses are not engaged.
DC Brush Motor for Steering Wheel Vibration
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems help keep drivers aware of their surroundings and prevent accidents. Brush motors with counterweights are used to create vibrations to alert drivers.
Interior Door Handles
Smooth and convenient operation of interior door handles contributes towards driver comfort. Our interior door handles offer superior quality, strength and operability.
VR Resolver for EPS
Resolvers are attached to motors used for power steering and electric braking to provide accurate position and speed feedback. This feedback enables these systems to automatically adjust to driver input.
Backlight for LCD Panels, CID, Mirror, Infotainment
Backlights are used to illuminate LCD screens for vehicle infotainment, instrument clusters and navigation. Our ultra-precise machining technology produces extremely uniform illumination with high reliability.
DDA Actuator for Haptic Feedback
Generate rich tactile response beneath vehicle screens and surfaces with our patent-pending Direct Drive Actuator (DDA). Immersive passenger infotainment is possible using precise seat vibration and resonant audio.
Cooling Fans for Infotainment, Displays
Vehicle electronics are becoming more complex and feature-rich. In order to keep infotainment features in the vehicle functioning properly, cooling fans are employed to for efficient thermal management.
High speed data (HSD) connectors are responsible for critical data transfer applications within vehicles such as video displays, instrument clusters, and infotainment control modules. Our HSD connectors conform to Automotive Industry standards for design and performance.
USCAR-30 Mini B Connectors
Our Mini B USCAR-30 compliant connector system is tested and approved for use by major automotive companies. Typical applications include audio amplifiers and audio head units.
USB Type-C Connectors
USB-C power delivery in vehicles enables passengers to quickly and efficiently charge their devices on-board. Our USB Type C connectors meet applicable USB 2.0 and USB 3.1 Gen 2 standards for design and performance.
Our custom-designed Connector Box & Media Hub provides consumer facing USB and AUX ports to interface with various electronic devices.
SXM Tuner Module
Bluetooth modules enable drivers and passengers to connect their Bluetooth devices to the vehicle infotainment system. This function promotes hands-free device operation and improves driver comfort and safety.
WiFi modules provide in-vehicle connectivity for infotainment and telematics systems. Autonomous vehicles will demand increased connectivity to maintain driver comfort and safety.
Coil Inductor for Infotainment, Air Bag, Tuner
Stepping Motor for Headlight
Permanent magnet linear motors (with & without LIN bus) can be used in vehicles for for headlight leveling. Adaptive headlight systems are an important element for improving vehicle safety.
Cooling Fan & Blower for LED Headlamp
Keeping LED headlights cool is essential to maintain optimal performance and longevity. NMB DC fans supply cool air to keep LED headlights in prime condition.
BLDC Actuator for Active Grill Shutter
Our smart actuators incorporate drive electronics and a motor into the actuator housing. Their main application in active grille shutter (AGS) systems significantly contributes to vehicle energy efficiency.
BLDC Actuator for Charge Power Door
More and more electrified vehicles are being equipped with automated tank & charge port door systems. This feature can facilitate completely autonomous charging for future vehicles.
BLDC Actuator for Active Aero Applications
BLDC actuators play an important role to improve overall vehicle efficiency such as closing air flaps during a vehicle's cold start phase to more quickly increase engine temperature.
DC Brush Motor for Mirror, Doors, Lift Gate
Our DC Brush motors can be utilized for various functions within passenger vehicles including side mirror adjustment, automatic sliding doors, power liftgates and many more.
Power Closure Systems
Automated rear lift gates boost passenger convenience and usability. Our power closure systems enable smooth and reliable automatic operation.
Glass Antenna Amplifier
Global Positioning Systems (GPS) used for navigation require antennas in order to receive satellite signals to pinpoint location. Our GPS antennas offer high performance, low noise and low axial ratio.
Shark Fin Antenna
Our multi-function vehicle antenna is custom-developed to meet the needs of the OEM. This product can integrate GPS antennas, SXM antennas and others into a single package with a sleek design.
AM/FM radio antennas receive radio waves that supplement vehicle infotainment systems with public over-the-air radio and improve the driving experience.
Satellite radio is a key feature on many luxury automobiles. Our SXM radio antenna enables drivers to listen to premium music to enhance the vehicle environment.
Wi-Fi / Bluetooth Antennas
Autonomous and semi-autonomous require wireless connections to infrastructure and other vehicles. Wi-fi and Bluetooth antennas receive signals from these sources to boost vehicle connectivity.
Keyless RF Module
Exterior Door Handle
New technologies such as light and capacitive sensors enhance vehicle security. A kinematic design facilitates smooth opening and resistance during automobile accidents.
Our lineup covers all vehicle access points - doors, rear gate and hood - to offer a comprehensive selection of latches. Small size and weight helps OEMs maintain the highest vehicle efficiency.
BLDC Actuators are driving next generation electric vehicles, and creating new functional opportunities for OEMs. From charge port doors to active aerodynamics, our BLDC Actuators deliver smart, energy efficient solutions for various applications.
Blowers & Fans
Automotive grade NMB fans & blowers are made to withstand demanding environments throughout the a vehicles lifetime. Our fans deliver reliable cooling for LED headlights and vehicle displays as well as EV/HEV batteries.
IP69K Cooling Fans
A strong charging network is critical for increased adoption of electric vehicles. These units need to withstand harsh outdoor environments while delivering reliable, consistent performance. NMB IP69K fans help keep your equipment running smoothly.
MinebeaMitsumi’s 2D local dimming technology produces higher contrast displays for a premium driving experience. Custom sizes and shapes are available such as curved and free-form designs.
Power Closure Systems
Hands-free operation has become an expected feature in new vehicles. Our electric-powered lift-gate allows passengers to open the rear gate with ease – either by pushing a button or through motion detection.
Electric vehicle traction motors need reliable sensors to detect the angle of rotation in order to accurately and efficiently power the vehicle. Our stable supply chain originates from our vertically integrated manufacturing process.
Electric cars don't have a typical engine and motor configuration like combustion engine vehicles. This allows EV manufacturers to add more storage space in the front of the vehicle or "frunk". U-Shin latches are the ideal solution for frunks, trunks and doors for EVs.
Flush Door Handle
Increasing range is a top consideration during electric vehicle design. Flush-mounted door handles help decrease wind resistance, and improve vehicle aerodynamics.
Air taxis geared towards passenger entertainment will require multiple infotainment screens to create an immersive experience. Our automotive-grade backlight technology optimizes contrast and brightness for the best user experience.
GPS, Wifi and Cellular antennas will enable EVTOL vehicles to communicate and keep their passengers connected. Mitsumi antennas undergo rigorous performance and reliability testing to meet the highest automotive standards.
Infotainment systems need to transfer data at high speeds to deliver driver notifications or passenger entertainment in real time. Media ports can also be use to sync passenger data to create a personalized experience.
Electric motors require positional feedback in order to deliver the right amount of power to the vehicle. Resolvers sense the angle of rotation of EV motors to enable precise control and optimal performance.
Rolling Element Bearing
Our sister company MinebeaMitsumi Aerospace manufacturers miniature & instrument and precision ball bearings, thin section bearings, roller bearings, planetary gearbox bearings, complex assemblies with OD sizes up to 25.6 in./650mm for EVTOL vehicles.
Rod End & Spherical Bearings
Rod end, spherical, sleeve, and loader slot bearings, patented self-lubricated liner solutions, self-aligning roller bearing rod ends, large titanium bushings, swash plate bearings, custom-lined parts are used in a variety of flight control applications.
NHBB makes high strength titanium bolts (D-head, spline-head, flush-head, etc.), self-locking nuts, fasteners, special designs, custom solutions for airframe applications
Advanced Bearing & Mechatronic Systems
MinebeaMitsumi Aerospace specializes in designing and manufacturing high-value products combining electronic components and sensors with precision bearings and machined parts.
Airframe Control Ball Bearings
Excellent radial and axial positioning, PTFE seals/shields tolerant of greases, solvents and hydraulic fluid, double or single row configuration.
We Support The Automotive Industry
In automotive product applications, components are often subjected to a variety of stressors, such as dust particles, heavy loads, high temperatures, and more. Our products stand up to the challenges of harsh automotive environments, allowing engineers to design end products with confidence. The potential of automotive applications for our precision components are almost limitless, many of our components often play an important part in automotive product design, as seen in the interactive graphics above. Contact us today to get a consultation with one of our expert application engineers.