Company News

Making a Difference!
March 23, 2017

Raybestos Powertrain employees focus on making a difference in our community.

SMOOTH IS IN - ROUGH IS OUT
March 13, 2017

A serious misconception, still held by many, is that a rough steel surface is necessary for a "good clutch apply". Actually it IS NOT. A thin film of oil between the paper and the steel creates a powerful holding bond. The bonding created by this oil film makes it possible for a clutch pack to apply and release thousands of times without wear.

Raybestos Powertrain featured in GEARS Magazine
March 01, 2017

Raybestos Powertrain's American Success Story

McLeod Racing Partners with Raybestos Powertrain
December 13, 2016

McLeod Racing partners with Raybestos Powertrain to provide performance automatic rebuild kits to the aftermarket.

Water and Automatic Transmissions: A Rebuild In The Making
May 09, 2016

It doesn't take much of the wet stuff to create enough damage that the best solution is a rebuild.

GM 6L80/90: Cracked or Split Sump Filter
March 30, 2016

That cracked or split sump filter may only be a symptom...

New online calculator for torque converter bonding pressure
January 12, 2016

Raybestos Powertrain has added a a free, easy-to-use torque converter bonding pressure calculator to www.RaybestosPowertrain.com. Simply enter friction wafer and bonding equipment information to instantly identify the optimum piston pressure required to achieve a successful torque converter bond.

Raybestos Powertrain expands performance clutch upgrades with new TorqKit applications
December 10, 2015

New TorqKit applications to increase torque capacity, reduce core temperatures and improve clutch life.

Raybestos Powertrain extends customer loyalty program into 2016
November 04, 2015

After awarding its first-ever Race With Raybestos Grand Prize, Raybestos Powertrain announced that the customer loyalty program will continue through 2016.

Patriot Day
September 11, 2015

Today is Patriot Day, the National Day of Service and Remembrance.
 

All Race With Raybestos participants are eligible to win Instant Rewards!
June 19, 2015

Are you registered to participate in the Race With Raybestos program? Then you are eligible to win big prizes in the form of Instant Rewards.

 

Fluid Flow Dynamics for Friction Clutch Plates
June 15, 2015

Fluid flow dynamics: In the automotive transmission world, this is a fancy way of talking about the way fluid or oil moves around and between friction clutch plates.

Raybestos Powertrain revs up "Race With Raybestos" customer reward program
June 09, 2015

 

Race With Raybestos gives the company's U.S. customers in automotive transmission and general repair shops the opportunity to earn rewards based on purchases of Raybestos friction and steel modules.

A Time to Remember
May 22, 2015

Memorial Day is right around the corner – a day set aside to honor those brave men and women who lost their lives while serving in the United States military.

What's so special about friction plate grooves?
May 05, 2015

From GPX to the new HT, Raybestos Powertrain’s friction clutch plates come with unique, patented groove patterns built into the friction material. But what do those grooves actually do?
 

4 Sure-Fire Ways to Sabotage Your Torque Converter Rebuild
April 21, 2015

A successful torque converter rebuild breathes new life into your customer's transmission and strenghtens your shop's reputation for quality work. But beware! The bonding process is a precision operation that requires planning, preparation and attention to detail.

 

Raybestos Powertrain Launches New, Robust Website
March 10, 2015

Raybestos Powertrain proudly announces the next generation of the company’s website, www.RaybestosPowertrain.com. The re-engineered site now provides the industry’s most robust parts search features, making it easier than ever for customers to find the exact transmission-related products they require. Read More

Race With Raybestos crowns first Grand Prize winner
November 03, 2015

Raybestos Powertrain announced the Grand Prize winner of Race With Raybestos at ATRA's 2015 Powertrain EXPO in Las Vegas.

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