Though automatic transmissions are great to drive, the added complexity that comes with them can, unfortunately, lead to problems. During our years fixing these problems, we’ve come to recognise certain “common” faults in certain models of transmission.
Here are some common faults, along with the symptoms and affected vehicles. If your vehicle is displaying symptoms that match the problems below, don’t hesitate to give us a call.
Mercedes Benz 5G-Tronic (722.6) Automatic Transmission
A 5-speed electronically shifted automatic transmission that is fitted on a wide range of Mercedes-Benz vehicles, as well as some Jeep and Jaguar models. Click here to view the 722.6’s common faults.
ZF6HP26/6R60/6R80 6-Speed Automatic Transmission
A 6-speed automatic transmission from ZF that is fitted on a number of BMWs, Range Rovers, Jaguars, Fords, as well as high end cars such as Rolls Royce and Bently. Click here to view the ZF6HP26/6R60/6R80’s common faults.
ZF5HP24 5-Speed Automatic Transmission
A 5-speed automatic transmission by ZF that can be found in certain BMWs, Audis, Land Rovers, and Jaguars. Click here to view the ZF5HP24’s common faults.
General Motors 5L40-E 5-Speed Automatic Transmission
A 5-speed automatic transmission made by General Motors that can be found in BMWs and certain Range Rover’s, as well as a number of US models. Click here to view the 5L40-E’s common faults.