Innovative solutions enhance comfort, aesthetics and storage
Johnson Controls partners with OEM customers and offers an extensive, globally available portfolio of automotive door panels and technologies to differentiate their vehicles and maximize product value.
Johnson Controls is a single source for all the capabilities needed to produce high quality automotive door panels for any vehicle from basic to premium. Our product and technology portfolio ranges from unpainted injection molded plastics to fine hand-crafted and stitched leathers. Our expertise runs the gamut from materials and processing to electronics and lighting. As a result, we provide customers with distinctive features and functions that help differentiate their vehicles – everything from decorative trim, mood and task lighting, and integrated electronics, to kinematic devices such as armrests and storage bin doors that function smoothly and easily.
Advanced technology solutions
We continually advance our automotive door panel product and process technologies to provide solutions that meet our OEM customers’ ever-increasing functional requirements for energy management, NVH (noise, vibration, harshness), packaging, storage, styling and comfort. We also enhance our customers’ competitive position through engineered craftsmanship and continuous improvements in product cost and mass.
Launch execution and support
We are always refining our product development and launch execution process to help our customers meet their goals for vehicle program schedules, product performance requirements, cost, mass and quality.
Lightweight, sustainable materials
Demand for lightweight and environmentally sustainable solutions is growing. Our broad portfolio of lightweight plastics and natural fiber substrates helps customers overcome product mass challenges. We pioneered and remain the industry expert in natural fiber substrates. Johnson Controls offers numerous fiber blends and resin systems to meet specific door panel requirements including weight and side impact performance.
Unique leather capabilities for look of luxury
Leather wrapped door panels are another way we help our customers differentiate their automobiles. In fact, Johnson Controls is the largest supplier of door panels for luxury automobiles and an industry leader in stitched and leather wrapped products. Our leather working heritage comes from the specialty apparel industry whose culture of craftsmanship and artisanship is evident in products purchased by the most discerning consumers.
We produce automotive door panels around the world, with facilities close to where our customers manufacture their vehicles, simplifying logistics and minimizing shipping time and costs. Because our technology is global, our customers enjoy the advantage of receiving the same product in multiple regions for their global vehicle platforms.
Johnson Controls' interior lighting creates style and ambience that car buyers love.
Johnson Controls enhances vehicles with the world’s natural resources, meeting the growing consumer demand for environmentally friendly vehicles.
Johnson Controls' leather wrapping capabilities bring a luxury look and feel to more classes of vehicles.
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