Seidel Diesel Acquires Associated Fuel Injection
By Mike Osenga17 September 2018
Consolidation in the diesel fuel injection and turbocharger aftermarket service industry continues with the announcement that the Seidel Diesel Group (SDG), Bolingbrook, Ill., has acquired the assets of Associated Fuel Injection of Modesto, Calif., which will continue to operate out of the current Modesto facility. This brings SDG’s total number of fuel shops to 10.
Associated Fuel Injection was founded in 1982 and covers the automotive, heavy duty, agricultural, industrial and marine markets, specializing in diesel fuel injection parts, repair, diagnostics and exchange units for diesel systems and turbochargers. The location also repairs and services pumps and injectors for Cummins, Isuzu, John Deere, Caterpillar, Navistar, UD, Detroit, Hino and Kubota. Associated Fuel Injection is also a Factory Authorized Service Dealer for: Bosch, Denso, Delphi, Ambac, Alliant Power, Stanadyne, Yanmar and Zexel.
“This acquisition provides the Seidel Diesel Group with a great opportunity to serve customers in the Northern California region,” said Paul Thoms, President. “We are excited to expand our presence on the West Coast.”
The Seidel Diesel Group is comprised of Midwest Fuel Injection Service, Metro Fuel Injection Service, Pacific Fuel Injection Service, International Fuel Injection Service, Action Truck Parts and Diesel Service Center. The Seidel Diesel group was founded in 1981 and operates 14 entities in eight states.