Strength Testing of Parking Lock Mechanisms in Car Transmissions

ATZworldwide 10/2018

Cessation as a special form of motion, is a very apt description of the task of the transmission parking lock – a powertrain component often underestimated in its importance. In order to prevent personal injury as well as damage to property, a flawless function of the parking lock throughout the vehicle’s life time has to be ensured. Therefore, Bertrandt put their focus on comprehensive test procedures early in and throughout the product development process.