𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗶𝘀 𝗮 𝗺𝗲𝗰𝗵𝗮𝘁𝗿𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗰 𝘂𝗻𝗶𝘁?
The mechatronic unit of your vehicle takes electronic signals and diverts them into hydraulic power to make your gearbox function.
This unit is the control center of your vehicles gearbox.
𝗪𝗵𝗲𝗿𝗲 𝗶𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗺𝗲𝗰𝗵𝗮𝘁𝗿𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗰 𝘂𝗻𝗶𝘁 𝗹𝗼𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗲𝗱 ?
It is located on the gearbox where it gets direct DSG oil (direct shift gear).
𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗳𝘂𝗻𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀 𝗱𝗼𝗲𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗺𝗲𝗰𝗵𝗮𝘁𝗿𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗰 𝘂𝗻𝗶𝘁 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗲?
The main task is to manage the torque converter and the clutch pad of the gearbox through the transmission fluid under a specific pressure.
𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗳𝗮𝘂𝗹𝘁 𝗰𝗼𝗱𝗲𝘀 𝘀𝗵𝗼𝘄𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗺𝗲𝗰𝗵𝗮𝘁𝗿𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗰𝘀 𝘂𝗻𝗶𝘁 𝗶𝘀 𝗳𝗮𝘂𝗹𝘁𝘆?
- Not selecting gears.
- Gearbox error/malfunction.
- Check gear selection switching.
Do you get a cheaper and yet efficient alternative way to repair mechatronics without replacing the complete unit?
Yes, there is indeed an alternative, we offer repair kits on all 7 speed mechatronic units.
Why do mechatronic units often fail?
The IC motor and high pressure fuel pump are common parts for failing DSG mechatronic units.
Pressure leaks can make that the high pressure fuel pump can over work and burn out.
The part failure of these 2 components are mainly secondary.
What oil do I use in my Volkswagen or Audi DSG mechatronics?
The best brand to use is original VW and Audi Mechatronics oil – G 004 000 M2