About New Huatai

Automotive Interior Parts Manufacturer

Ningbo New Huatai professional China Door Lock Rod Clip Manufacturers and car Door Lock Rod Clip suppliers, we custom Auto Interior Trim Molding in over 20 years. Founded in 1995, is a national high-tech enterprise specializing in auto parts. As the technology center of Ningbo enterprise, New Huatai has solid technology, a strict quality management system, first-class production equipment to meet customers' requirements.
The company has established an engineering research and development center; the company has the ability to design simultaneously with the OEM: From product design, mold design and mold manufacturing to product mass production, the company can independently complete it; realize that customers can build a manufacturing base nearby, and main products including Automotive interior parts, glove boxes, airbag frames, armrest cup holders, sun visors, Gas-assisted handles and vehicle buckles; air-conditioning ducts; blister series products and high-precision molds, etc.
  • 1995

    Founded In(Year)

  • 500+


  • 45+

    Export Countries


  • CE Certificates
  • ISO14001 Certificates
  • CE Certificates
  • CE Certificates
  • CE Certificates
  • CE Certificates
  • National Intellectual Property Advantageous Enterprise
  • 21-year provincial high-tech research and development centre
  • 22 years of positive list companies
  • Intellectual Property Demonstration Enterprises
  • County Government Quality Award
  • Excellent Enterprise
  • Key backbone model enterprises
  • Small Giant Enterprises
  • Star Enterprise
  • Star Enterprise
  • Five Star Grassroots Party Organisations
  • Vice President Unit
  • Demonstration Points

Industry Knowledge Expansion

What is a Door Lock Rod Clip?

Door lock rod clips are small but crucial components in automotive doors, responsible for connecting the door lock rod to the door latch assembly.A door lock rod clip, also known as a lock rod retainer or lock rod clip retainer, is a small metal or plastic clip designed to secure the door lock rod to the door latch assembly. The lock rod is the mechanism that connects the door handle or lock cylinder to the door latch, allowing for the manual or electronic actuation of the door lock.

Function and Types:
The primary function of a door lock rod clip is to hold the lock rod securely in place, ensuring proper engagement and disengagement of the door lock. The clip prevents the lock rod from becoming loose or dislodged, maintaining the integrity of the door locking mechanism. Door lock rod clips come in different types and designs, tailored to specific vehicle models and lock rod configurations. Common types include:

   a. Push-On Clips: These clips have a simple push-on design, where the lock rod is inserted into the clip and secured by the tension of the clip itself. Push-on clips are commonly used in various vehicle models and offer ease of installation and removal.

   b. Snap-In Clips: Snap-in clips feature a spring-loaded mechanism that allows the lock rod to snap into place securely. These clips provide a more robust and reliable connection, reducing the risk of accidental disengagement.

   c. Screw-In Clips: Some door lock rod clips have a threaded shank that requires screwing into place. These clips offer additional stability and are commonly used in heavy-duty applications or areas prone to vibration.


Door lock rod clips are essential for maintaining the proper operation of the door lock mechanism. They ensure that the lock rod remains securely connected to the door latch assembly, allowing for smooth and reliable locking and unlocking of the vehicle door. Without a properly functioning lock rod clip, the door lock may become loose or ineffective, compromising the security of the vehicle and posing potential safety risks.