A unique design for EPCOS-brand aluminum electrolytic capacitors promises to boost energy efficiency in automotive applications. The capacitors feature a rugged mechanical design that offers vibration resistance up to 40g and the ability to operate over a temperature range from -55°C to +150°C. Operating life is 10,000 hours at 125°C. Other features include very low ESR and ESL values. Pricing is $4 each depending on type and quantity. TDK-EPC CORP., Iselin, NJ. (800) 888-7729.