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Raybestos adds new Toyota UA80 / UB80 converter clutch plates

Raybestos has introduced a series of Toyota UA80 and UB80 converter clutch plates. They include:

Raybestos offers new 10-speed performance GPZ Torqkits

Raybestos announced that it is offering new Clutch Torqkits for Ford 10-speed transmissions. There are three part numbers for the D (pictured above), E, and F Clutch Torqkit, respectively. They are drop-in replacements, and Raybestos touts the following features: D Clutch Torqkit E Clutch Torqkit F Clutch Torqkit

Fabricating frictions: Keeping ahead of the curve at Raybestos Powertrain

While the transmission aftermarket is well familiar with Raybestos Powertrain branded friction elements for transmissions and torque converters, most would be impressed to learn the science and efforts that go into creating the product lines. Transmission Digest recently did just that, visiting the manufacturing plant and tech center facilities of the company in Crawfordsville, Indiana.

Raybestos introduces 10R80 conical torque converter wafers

Raybestos Powertrain has introduced new conical torque converter wafer options for Ford 10R80 transmissions. They are made from high-carbon friction material, and cover 10R80 models from 2017 to present. They come in two sizes/part numbers. Features and benefits highlighted by the company include the following:

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Raybestos offers high carbon torque converter wafer for Ford 10R80

Raybestos has begun offering a high carbon torque converter wafer for Ford 10R80 transmissions. According to the company, it is a bond-in solution that flexes and conforms to fit to a conical surface. The company says that high carbon is a carbon impregnated friction material able to withstand very high temperatures. Raybestos recommends high carbon

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Powertrain industry profiles 2023

The following pages contain powertrain industry profiles, key people and product information from leading companies in the marketplace. These profiles serve as an introduction for companies participating in autumn trade shows. The companies include: Precision International, Raybestos Powertrain, Sonnax, Superior Transmission, Transtar and Transmission Parts Unlimited. Click or view the images below to see the

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Raybestos introduces new steel pressure plate for 4R100 transmissions

Raybestos has introduced a new steel pressure plate for Ford 4R100/E4OD/C6 applications, model years 1989 and on. According to the company, this .125-in. steel pressure plate is meant to replace the .337-in. OE pressure plate. The company says that the full steel plate (part no. 511041), which has 26 teeth, resists breakage and eliminates the

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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

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Raybestos introduces new 6L80/90 clutch packs

Raybestos has introduced a new GPZ performance friction clutch pack for the GM 6L80 and 6L90, model years 2006 and on. According to the company, this clutch pack contains upgraded friction components manufactured with a blend of GPZ high energy fibers for ultimate stress and high temperature durability. This kit includes 6 GPZ565 1-2-3-4, 6

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Raybestos introduces new Honda, Acura filters

Raybestos has introduced a series of new filters for a variety of Honda/Acura applications. The new filters are available from Raybestos now. The line includes the following: B5RA, B5SA inline filter 2011-2015 (Part No. 515390; OE Ref. 25430-R5L-003) Pictured above KA/KL CVT plastic filter 2014-on for Civic, Fit, HR-V (Part No. 515391; OE Ref. 25420-5T0-003)

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Raybestos introduces new filters for Mercedes, Volkswagen, Nissan

Raybestos has introduced a series of new filters covering Mercedes, Volkswagen/Audi and Nissan/Infiniti transmissions. Models covered include: Mercedes 725.0, model years 2016 and on (pan/filter); Volkswagen / Audi 09G, AQ250 and AWTF-60SN transmissions, model years 2017 and on (plastic filter); Nissan/Infiniti JF020E and RE0F12A transmissions, model years 2018 and on (metal filter); Volkswagen/Audi 0CK and DL382-7F

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Raybestos introduces OE converter twin plate damper for Ford transmissions

Raybestos has introduced a new OE converter twin plate damper for Ford E4OD, 4R100 and 5R110W transmissions. According to the company, this new product (part number RT4116X) is a complete multi-plate OE assembly which works with non-seal ring style turbine hub PTO units. RT4116X should not be used with seal ring applications, Raybestos notes.