The ZF ASTRONIC LITE gear box has the following characteristics
Increase of the vehicle´s load. It is a very robust gearbox prepared for bigger loads.
Long life. The no use of synchronizers and an automatized clutch provides a long duration to the gear system
Optimized comfort. The gear box always provides the adequate speed, for each moment, speed and type of road.
There is no clutch pedal, so electronically will be always selected if the speed is chosen by the automatic gear mode.
Sensible regulation in the maneuvers.
the clutch lasts longer because its gears are systematic and electrically controlled
Less emissions of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere
In type of gearbox it´s installed, usually, in vehicles with light and mid loads, and sometimes it´s installed in garbage collector vehicles. Normally are in delivery vehicles. The brands that normally assemble this gearbox are: IVECO, HYUNDAI, VOLSKWAGEN AG, XAMEN, EICHER Gmbh, TATA…
Every system of gears need a proper maintenance and lubrication, because it will prolong the life of the internal components. In this case in particular, we have, a part from all the internal system of gear, a group of electronic elements which provides for system to be automatized, and so, it will have to follow these guidelines:
Oil and filter changes in the gearbox (the interval will depend of the type of oil used, see list for authorized oil in the section “Documentation”
Oil changes in the selector deposit, type PENTOSIN
Avoid humidity in the whole electronics system of the gearbox, like the GS3, the internal part of the servo clutch and the electric system.
Pay attention to the compressor and the dryer´s vehicle
Check for oil levels and possible escapes to avoid seizures in the gear box, for lack of lubrication.
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