Johnson Electric Launches Compact Drive for Power Liftgate Struts – Smallest Diameter and Highest Torque for SUV’s and Hatchbacks

Hong Kong, 27 November, 2013 – Johnson Electric today announced a Compact Drive platform for automotive power liftgate struts. This new drive provides the industry’s highest driving & holding torque in the smallest diameter packages. The compact drive system also integrates precise position sensors and advanced EMC suppression circuitry. The drive system is designed for the highest power strut reliability and efficient assembly during power liftgate manufacturing.

“The high power density of strut drive is perfect for the latest liftgate design in SUVs and hatchbacks.” said Jim Dick, Johnson Electric’s senior vice president of Strategic Marketing.

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