TransTec updates 6F35 Gen 1 overhaul kits
TransTec announced that its Ford 6F35 Gen 1 overhaul kits have been updated to include a new Duraprene gasket and aluminum spacer (pictured above). This new gasket and spacer are used in place of the silicone sealant the OEM uses.
Alto introduces molded piston kit for GM 9T50, 9T65
Alto has introduced a three-piece molded piston kit for GM Hydra-Matic 9T50 and 9T65 nine-speed transmissions. The kit (part no. 232670) covers model years 2017 and on. It contains three pistons: the 6-7-8-9 balance piston, the 5-7 reverse apply piston, and the 3-8 apply piston.
Sonnax releases Smart-Tech drum module for TH400 racing applications
At the recent PRI show in Indianapolis, Sonnax announced the release of its Smart-Tech drum module for racing GM TH400 transmissions. According to Sonnax, this drum module is designed to correct a specific flaw of the TH400: the fact that the direct drum counter rotates, spinning backwards in first gear, brakes to a complete stop
Sonnax introduces PR boost valve and o-ringed end plug kits for GM 9T series
Sonnax has introduced drop-in PR boost valve and o-ringed end plug kits for GM 9T45/50/60/65 transmissions. Pressure regulator boost valve kit #184740-02K restores line pressure performance and renews converter feed. Additionally, o-ringed end plug kit #184740-03K, which fits both ETRS and non-ETRS valve bodies, deals with leaks, restores hydraulic integrity and renews shift operations, the
TransTec updates E40D/4100 overhaul kits
TransTec announced that all of its Ford E40D/4100 overhaul kits (model years 1996 and up) will contain Direct and Intermediate Feed Tube Seals. The company notes that due to case and support wear, some transmissions may exhibit a fluid pressure loss in the direct and intermediate clutch feed circuit, causing premature clutch failure. According to
Ingersoll Rand introduces new air hammer for shop work
Ingersoll Rand has released the new 135MAX Heavy Duty Air Hammer, a shop tool that the company says delivers power without sacrificing precision thanks to a featherable trigger. Weighing in at 4.5 pounds, the 135MAX HD Air Hammer delivers 2,600 blows per minute (BPM), with a 3-in. piston stroke. Featuring a 3/4-in. (19mm) bore size, the new
Milwaukee introduces new USB neck light
Milwaukee Tool has introduced a new RedLithium USB Neck Light for inspection work and general tasks. According to the company, the neck light adapts to users’ lighting needs with 90 degrees of vertical rotation for complete lighting head adjustment. Featuring a press and hold power button, the neck light features three output modes delivering up
BendPak introduces new AP Series of two-post lifts
BendPak introduces its AP Series of two-post lifts, which the company says are designed to make lifting internal combustion and electric cars, trucks and vans safer, easier and more efficient. Features of the new series of lifts described by BendPak include: The series includes three 10,000-pound capacity models. The standard 10AP offers 73 inches of lifting
Sonnax introduces Smart-Tech drum module for racing applications
Sonnax has introduced the Smart-Tech drum module (part no. 34555-01K) for the GM TH400. Designed for racing applications, this kit increases wheel HP, improves acceleration and reduces shock on shifts while ramping up durability and safety, the company says. According to Sonnax, the module includes parts to upgrade forward and direct drums plus everything else
TransTec introduces Power Steering Gear Seal Kit for Jeep Wrangler
TransTec has introduced a new Power Steering Gear Seal Kit for Jeep Wrangler. According to TransTec, the gear seal kit includes everything needed for a complete repair, including all o-rings, sealing rings, retainers and metal clad seals. This kit covers the following vehicles: Jeep The kit is available for order now.
Sonnax highlights oversized low overrun valve kit
Sonnax highlights its oversized low overrun valve kit #77754-62K, which the company says can restore hydraulic integrity of the low/reverse clutch circuit and salvage worn valve bodies in GM 4L60-E, 4L65-E and 4L70-E transmissions if installed after reconditioning the bore. This kit requires Sonnax tool kit F-77754-TL62 for installation.
Raybestos adds new clutches for GM 8L45
Raybestos Powertrain has introduced two new clutch packs for the GM 8L45. The first is a GPZ friction clutch pack (part no. RGPZ-285) for model years 2016 and on of the 8L45. This GPZ complete unit Clutch Pack module features (4) C1 Clutch, (3) C2 Clutch, (5) C3 Clutch, (4) C4 Clutch, (4) C5 Clutch