Press Releases

ADVISORY/First Quarter 2000 Earnings News Release and Conference Call Notice

April 12, 2000


SUBJECT: First Quarter 2000 Earnings

RELEASE DATE: Tuesday, April 25, 2000

NEWS RELEASE: To be released prior to market opening

News release will also be faxed to the Tenneco Automotive investor distribution list and will be available on First Call in addition to the company's website:


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PASS CODE: Tenneco Automotive LEADER: Leslie Cleveland Hague

CALL PLAYBACK: 1:00 P.M. or one hour following the completion of the call on Tuesday, April 25, 2000, through Tuesday, May 2, 2000

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For a "listen only" broadcast, go to our website and select the "live web cast" link. Please go to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the call to register, download and install any necessary audio software. A replay of this call will be available on Tenneco Automotive's website and available through Investor Broadcast Network's Vcall website located at

If you have questions regarding the call or release, please contact Connie Sigrist, Investor Relations, at 847.482.5015 or Jane Ostrander, Media Relations, at 847.482.5607