GEARBOX, CLUTCH & BRAKES

Fighting for gears!

Fighting for gears! Click image to enlarge Recently one of our customers called us as he could no longer get into reverse, and all other gears were difficult. The problem had been getting progressively worse and he admitted that he had been...

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Dowel problems

Dowel problems Click image to enlarge I like people who try to do the job themselves and amazed at what tasks people attempt. I was called out to a customer who was trying to change the gearbox on his car. He had purchased a good, used unit but...

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Clutch or gearbox?

Clutch or gearbox? – D21 Click the image to enlarge This was a very depressing vehicle – it is my own! It is an old 1988 “slightly modified” D21 pick-up truck, which, whilst being gently driven, suddenly lost all drive!...

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Big van gearbox MTG

Big van gearbox MTG Click the images to enlarge As some of you may recall, a while ago we had a big van in with a faulty gearbox mounting. We recently had another, identical big van in – I remember vividly the trouble the last one had...

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