Different gearboxes need different oils. You can help the life and operation of your gearbox by using the correct type of oil for the gearbox that you have. If you are unsure which category of gearbox you have, and therefore which oil will suit, there is a very simple way of checking and finding out. […]
The AS Tronic shift actuator can sometimes leak air. However, this can take place in a few places so again, you can help ahead of any works, or unit exchange, by identifying the point from where the leak is emanating. Have a think about the following: The four ports just below the pressure regulator, to […]
There will inevitably be a time when you might need to arrange a field service for your vehicle. However, ahead of making that call, if you do think there is an issue with the gearbox there are several tests you can try yourself. Following on from our series taken from our Trade Secrets booklet, we’ll […]
If you own an Ecosplit 3 gearbox and you find that it’s losing drive, follow this diagnostic approach to identifying possible causes. As the name implies you should firstly split the unit into three very distinct modules: 1) Firstly, in the centre of the unit – and dependent upon specification – you will find the […]
Jon Stone has become a company director of Ecodrive Transmissions Ltd from the 1st of September 2014. His job title will change to Operations Director and his promotion is in recognition of his loyal service to the business and the positive impact Jon has had on the business since his appointment in 2006.
OK, so you know you have a problem with your truck or bus; you’ve noticed, when driving, that something doesn’t feel “quite right”. Diagnosing the problem can be tricky – especially if you’re not trained in automotive mechanics. The thing is, you really do need to tackle the problem – whatever it is – as […]