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Allison World Series automatic transmission

Addressing some common transmission problems e.g. no power to selector, problem engaging drive, and a "do no shift" light.

Axle carrier failure

Common symptoms and causes of axle carrier failure including differential spinout, shock failure and lack of lubrication.

Common gearbox faults

Does your gearbox jump out of gear? Here are some things you can check.

Drivehead problems

Investigating oil leaks, excessive noise, loss of drive and crabbing.

H L Smith's gearbox services

Gearboxes - general questions

Power Steering Faults

Power steering warranties, leaks and steering problems.

Propshaft Problems

Common causes of vibration and how to check for problems.