The automotive industry is an industry which uses a wide range of machine parts.  Bolts, nuts, fasteners, screws, couplings, bushing, fittings, flanges, and inserts. All used in the assembly process for all types of vehicles.  Most commonly, they are used for the locking and pivoting functions. Norwood Screw Machine is one of the leading manufacturers of quality automotive machine parts.

Use of Fasteners in the Automotive Industry

In the automotive industry, there are several areas of application, where fasteners have great importance. These areas of application are as follows:

  1. Interior: Machine parts are used in a wide range of interior parts for automobiles. Windshield wiper system, hydraulic steering, power windows, power seats, electric hand brakes, wing mirror adjustments and small gear worms.
  2. Exterior Trim: Bolts, nuts, fasteners are all used on the exterior trim of a vehicle to increase the overall quality of the vehicle. Bumpers, Grills, Body Armor, Outside Handles, Side Mirrors all require machine parts.
  3. Body: Different parts used in vehicles, such as frames, hoods, tailgates, doors, truck box sides, brake drums, rotors, and flywheels all require the use of automotive fasteners to hold them firmly together.
  4. Assembly System: A number of body structure assemblies and sub-assemblies require our automotive fasteners. Sunroof assembly, liftgate doors, convertible tops all require our fasteners, nuts, and bolts.

At Norwood Screw Machine Parts our goal is to manufacture automotive machine parts for your specific application that meet the highest quality standards. We are happy to help you with your requirements for the automotive industry. Please call us at our toll-free number 1-800-437-6644 or email us at

About Norwood Screw Machine

Norwood is a privately owned custom screw machine parts manufacturer. For over 59 years we serve some of the largest corporations to the small company with a new product to develop. Whether a unique item with a one time requirement or a long running contract order with scheduled deliveries, Norwood Screw Machine Parts is the right choice for the job.



Quality Control

We know that we are - and should be - judged by how quickly, accurately and cost-effectively we meet our customer's needs. Our in-house quality assurance team begins the process with the receipt of an order. They maintain close communications with customers to ensure that customer goals are clearly understood and completely achieved.