Saving Your Wheel Loader Transmissions from High-Speed Shifts

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Volvo Construction | June 18, 2019

Faster cycle times typically mean higher profits. But operators who fail to make a complete stop when shifting between forward and reverse are eating into that profitability by causing damage to things like the drivetrain and torque converter.

While performance features like Volvo’s Opti-Shift and Reverse-by-Braking (RBB) essentially eliminate the issue, not every model has RBB. That’s where a monitoring service like ActiveCare Direct can help you be on the lookout for high-speed shifts to prevent damage.

Learn how to spot high-speed shifts with ActiveCare Direct.

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