Who makes the 8HP70 transmission?

ZF Friedrichshafen
ZF 8HP transmission

Automatic Transmission 8HP70
Manufacturer ZF Friedrichshafen
Production 2008–

What cars use 8HP70 transmission?

The ZF 8 speed transmission known as the 8HP70 transmission, is able to achieve the performance parameters of cars like the Maserati Quattroporte and Jeep grand Cherokee SRT8, while still providing smoothness required for a Rolls Royce Phantom and Aston Martin Rapede.

Is the ZF 8 a good transmission?

What Makes the ZF 8 Speed Transmission Excellent? The ZF 8 Speed transmission has an overwhelmingly positive reputation within the automobile industry. Its highly flexible design means that the ZF transmission can be used within a huge number of car models, ranging from expensive sports cars to luxury sedans.

What is the difference between 8HP45 and 8HP70?

The 8HP70 is larger than the 8HP45, but not much longer. The tall first gear allows for early lockup of the torque converter clutch. Chrysler will have 40 different “control maps” to change shift patterns based on operating conditions (covering both rear and all wheel drive systems).

Which BMW has ZF manual transmission?

The ZF S5-31 transmission is referred to as “S5D 310Z” by BMW. The transmissions made from September 1995, were made with a reinforced design and are named “S5D 320Z”, and is rated for 320 Nm….Designation by BMW.

S5D 310Z
310 Max. input torque (Nm)
Z Code letter of manufacturer Z = ZF G = Getrag R = GM

How much power can the ZF 8-speed handle?

Beyond performance, the eight-speed’s appeal is rooted in its versatile modular design. It can accommodate a maximum torque output from as low as 162 pound-feet up to 770. It is compatible with a variety of all- and four-wheel-drive systems, such as an integrated center differential or a two-speed transfer case.

Are BMW ZF transmissions reliable?

As said above, the ZF 8-speed is an incredibly reliable transmission. In its nearly ten years of use, internal faults have been scarce, many of which have been user-related. If there is anything to look out for, it’s the occasional fluid leak.

Which Audis have the ZF transmission?

All versions of the Q7, along with the A8 and A8L will also be sold with the ZF eight-speed. Meanwhile, all A6 and S6 units, as well as the front-wheel-drive A4 and A5, the S5 coupe, and the 3.2-liter Q5 will be available with either the six-speed automatic or the CVT.