How does Triumph TR6 overdrive work?

How does Triumph TR6 overdrive work?

The overdrive is energized by the simple fact of oil being picked up from the pump in the bottom through the screen, pumped through the system, through the control valve, and into two pistons about 1″ in diameter that are behind a device called an actuating bar.

How fast is a Triumph TR6?

Triumph TR6 Specs. With a maximum top speed of 119 mph (192 km/h), a curb weight of 2491 lbs (1130 kgs), the TR6 has a naturally-aspirated Inline 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor. This engine produces a maximum power of 152 PS (150 bhp – 112 kW) at 5500 rpm and a maximum torque of 222.0 Nm (163 lb.

How much does a Triumph TR6 weight?

1,130 kg

Triumph TR6
Length 3,950 mm (155.5 in)
Width 1,550 mm (61.0 in)
Height 1,270 mm (50.0 in)
Kerb weight 1,130 kg (2,491 lb)

What kind of Overdrive did a 1970 Triumph TR6 have?

The old clutch in my 1970 TR-6 finally had given up the ghost, and I had decided that while I had the transmission removed to replace it, why not try to find an overdrive unit to replace my standard gearbox?

Is there a place to rebuild a Triumph TR3B?

Feb 2016: We are currently only rebuilding Triumph TR3B (four synchro) through TR6 transmissions and A and J type overdrives for Triumph TR transmissions. We have been and continue to primarily be a Triumph shop, and currently our workshop is too busy to accommodate work for Austin Healey and MGs.

Where can I get a rebuilt TR6 overdrive?

British Miles, located near Philadelphia, PA, came to the rescue. They were able to supply me with all the electrical components, as well as the entire rebuilt gearbox assembly, including a rebuilt A type overdrive unit. And so the saga begins….Removing the old transmission was fairly straightforward.

Is there an exchange surcharge on a Triumph TR6?

Add to cart and Back Order Price includes a £350 (approx) exchange surcharge, refundable upon receipt of a TR6 non o/d ‘box, or a Stag, Saloon or Dolomite Sprint overdrive ‘box assembly. The exact value of the surcharge is calculated when the order is processed, but will not exceed £350 (+VAT if applicable).