• After a good long test drive to relearn the shift adapts, sometimes a shifting or engagement problem remains. Assuming that there is not excessive wear in the valve body and the linear solenoids are good, the clutch control valves on the valve body can be adjusted to correct these problems.
  • Premature overdrive clutch failure (figure 1), with 45, 545 and 68 - RFE transmissions is a common complaint.  
  • Fras-le appointed Pedro Ferro CEO effective June 2. He joined the company from Meritor where he was Senior Vice President and President of Aftermarket & Trailers.
    Pedro Ferro
  • Most shops that repair Hondas on a regular basis are well aware that the No. 1 Honda transmission failure is the torque converter clutch.
  • ZF Services announces the launch of 49 new parts added to the Sachs passenger car and light truck clutch product line during the course of 2013. 
  • The Mercedes-Benz 5G-TRONIC transmission is an electronically controlled 5 speed RWD automatic transmission commonly referred to as the 722.6 transmission in which the clutch is important. 
  • The beauty of pressure testing with transducers on a scope allow us to compare pressures, compare pressures to other signals such as EPC commands.
  •   ZF Services North America LLC announces the release of its new 2013 Sachs Clutch Catalog with expanded coverage for late model vehicles and foreign nameplates.