Issue 498 15 November 2018

TCO savings with
Valeo Frictions inside

Valeo clutch means also O.E. clutch facings, originally designed and manufactured in accordance with the most stringent requirements. Facings F510™ and F830™ complemented with state of the art damper capacity, provide fleet operators maintenance significant gains on clutch durability and reliability.

• Valeo F510™ is the ideal solution for manual gearboxes with high fading and wear resistance. F510™ material shows outstanding stability with high thermal burst resistance.
• Valeo F830™ is the market label adapted for robotized gearbox environment. By reducing judder effect, it provides the driver with outstanding comfort. Both materials are free of asbestos, lead organic solvent, ceramic and aramid fibers.

Valeo unique Aramid fiber-free friction material is the cleanest solution for repair-shops and mechanics.

Transmissions - Repaired
or supplied Reconditioned

Northern Trucks provide a nationwide comprehensive service package, including the repair of transmission units or supply of replacement reconditioned units. Our highly qualified technicians are constantly retrained to keep pace with the latest innovations and developments, so quality is never compromised. Every unit that leaves our workshop has undergone a series of rigorous tests, to ensure vehicle uptime is maximised.

Northern Trucks’ workshop provides a quick and reliable service to have you back on the road as soon as possible. Our experienced engineers offer repairs from flywheel to crown wheel, in and out of chassis, on all makes and models. With our modern, well-equipped workshop we are able to cope with any application.

We can supply both CV operators and workshops, either locally, nationally or overseas – whether with repairs, parts, or simply sound technical advice.


LuK SmarTAC.
The self-adjusting CV clutch.

When it comes CV clutch, Schaeffler leads the way in quality and innovation.

The self-adjusting LuK SmarTAC CV clutch is engineered to maintain pedal load consistency for the lifetime of the unit, which is considerably increased thanks to our HD30 Plus friction material.

Choose LuK for:
• Best in class service and free technical support
• 100% New product (no reman / no recon)
• HD30 PLUS friction material for 30% more
• No surcharges / No hidden costs
• A Global OEM with a comprehensive all-makes

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