Years of expertise have helped KYB to become an industry leader not only in shock absorber production but integrated automobile control systems and suspension module production and development.  
KYB aftermarket shock absorbers are manufactured using the same factories and technology as for OE. The valving is uprated to allow for the fact that the shock absorbers will be fitted to a vehicle with other worn suspension components, in order to restore the ride as close as possible to how the vehicle was when it was brand new.  
KYB provides superior product quality to all of its customers throughout the world in a variety of industries. Since our inception, KYB has persistently pushed to offer ever better products to our customers as a company which practices « Monozukuri » (manufacturing expertise).    
We are continuing producing technology aimed ta customer satisfaction which our colleagues all over the world. This is recognized by the company slogan, « Our Precision,Your Advantage ». KYB will never compromise on product quality.    
All KYB factories are certified with  
ISO 9001, QS 9000, ISO 14001,  
and ISO/TS 16949.

KYB began as Kayaba Research Center, founded in Japan on November 19, 1919 by Shiro Kayaba. Having established itself in the manufacture of hydraulic dampers, the company became known as Kayaba Manufacturing Co., Ltd. in 1935. The company grew steadily, and in 1959, was listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.