‘SAFETY FIRST’ THIS SPRING: MONROE®GIVES MOTORISTS A CHANCE TO SAVE ON CRITICAL VEHICLE MAINTENANCE

Monroe, MI, Feb. 7, 2012– Motorists can save on timely spring vehicle maintenance, thanks to the Monroe® “Safety First” promotion, offering up to a $100 mail-in rebate for qualifying premium Monroe and Rancho® shock and strut purchases.

Available at participating service locations, the Monroe “Safety First” promotion is available from March 1 through April 30, 2012.

“Now that the wrath of winter is behind us, ‘Safety First’is a reminder to have your shocks and struts inspected during spring vehicle maintenance season,” said Sheryl Bomia, North American programs manager, Tenneco. “Plus, the program gives you a way to save if it is time to replace those necessary ride control components.”

The “Safety First” promotion offers up to a $100 mail-in rebate for qualifying purchases of four Monroe Quick-Strut®replacement assemblies or Rancho Loaded QuickLIFT™ products for the same vehicle. The promotion also features a variety of additional mail-in rebates of $60, $50 and $40 on qualifying product combinations of the complete premium Monroe and Rancho product offering, including Sensa-Trac®, Reflex®, OESpectrum®, Gas-Magnum® and Max-Air® shocks and struts, and Rancho RS9000XL™ and RS5000™ shocks.

A complete list of applicable products and necessary rebate forms for the “Safety First” promotion are available at www.monroe.com. Rebate form and supporting documentation must be postmarked by June 1, 2012.

Monroe premium shocks and struts are backed by Tenneco’s Safe & Sound® Guarantee 90-day money-back offer. (See www.monroe.com for qualifying products and guarantee details.) Rancho RS9000XL shocks are backed by the Rancho Ride Guarantee 90-day offer. (See www.gorancho.com for more information.)

For more information about the Monroe “Safety First” promotion or to download a mail-in rebate form, please visit www.Monroe.com, call 1-866-318-3236 or contact your Monroe automotive service and/or parts provider.

Tenneco is a $7.2 billion global manufacturing company with headquarters in Lake Forest, Illinois and approximately 24,000 employees worldwide. Tenneco is one of the world’s largest designers, manufacturers and marketers of emission control and ride control products and systems for the automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment markets and the aftermarket. Tenneco markets its products principally under the Monroe®, Walker®, Gillet™ and Clevite®Elastomer brand names.

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