Counterfeit Auto Parts

News and statistics about fake car parts and counterfeit auto parts. Data collected from auto companies, auto industry officials, safety inspectors and other public information sources.

$3 Billion in revenue is lost to parts suppliers in the United States due to counterfeit auto parts.

Source: Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association, “Counterfeiting-FACTS,”(accessed: May 1, 2006).

Ford Motor Company loses $ 1 billion to counterfeit each year

Source: “Fake parts reportedly cost Ford $1B,” CNNMoney.com, January 22, 2007,(accessed: September 25, 2007).