ZBAG and the Early Days of Transmissions
We work with transmissions every day at ZBAG, and there’s a lot of history behind them. The term transmission goes back to the machines of the industrial revolution, long before motor vehicles, but what we know today as the automatic transmission w...
Transmission Troubles in Zumbrota, MN
Engines are becoming more powerful and fuel-efficient every year. They’re the powerhouse, and people take great pains to keep them going. At Zumbrota Bearing and Gear, we see customers come in all the time looking for various replacement parts. The...
Getting Down and Dirty with Your 4WD
Most Four-Wheel Drive (4WD) owners use their vehicle for a safe commute in bad weather or when their job takes them to construction sites, farms, ranches or a remote job site. Those are all great uses for your 4WD vehicle, but a tough 4WD truck or hi...
Four-Wheel Drive: A Blast From the Past!
When people think of historic four-wheel drive vehicles, the first name to come to mind is usually Jeep. While Jeep may have been the first four-wheel drive vehicle to make it into the general market, the history of four-wheel drive can be traced b...
Jeep Transmissions Keep Your Jeep Up and Off Road
Every make of automobile has its unwavering adherents. A dedicated Chevy person will always be a dedicated to Chevy, and a dedicated Ford person will always be a dedicated to Ford.
And Jeep people will always be dedicated to Jeep, but they're in a cl...
SVL Gears and Products
As ZBAG’s differential gear business grows, we search for high quality parts to add to our product line, both for our differential rebuilding process and for resale. We recently added the SVL light duty series of ring and pinions.
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