EV ZF Automatic Gearbox Controller 01 : Introduction

Introduction to a new project detailing the development of a programmable Arduino based control system for ZF 5HP range of automatic gearboxes. Particularly the 5HP24.

 

EV ZF Automatic Gearbox Controller 02 : Range Switch

Getting to grips with the range switch and inputs to the ZF 5HP24.

 

EV ZF Automatic Gearbox Controller 03: Adapter Plate 01

Finding the center of the motor to gearbox adapter plate.

 

EV ZF Automatic Gearbox Controller 04: Adapter Plate 02

More work on the adapter plate and shearing off drill chucks.

 

EV ZF Automatic Gearbox Controller 05: First Spin

First spin of the 5hp24 with a magnetic drive system.

 

EV ZF Automatic Gearbox Controller 06 :Arduino Control

First controlled run of the 5hp24 under Arduino control. Update: As a lot of people have asked me for the source code for the automatic gearbox controller I have made it available for download here.

 

EV ZF Automatic Gearbox Controller 07 : Shifting Time

What shifts up must shift down ....

 

EV ZF Automatic Gearbox Controller 08 : Throttle Up

Running the motor with 500A controller and 72v lead pack on the bench for high rpm tests.