Aston Martin DB2 DB4 DBS Speedo Angle Drive. Note these angle drives are fitted at the Speedo end not at the gearbox.
Originally manufactured by Smiths UK. Many reproductions fail because of inferior construction and mis alignment. We offer a European made high quality premium part which is superior to in expensive replacements. Sports and Classics not only sell classic car parts but use these in our restorations. According to Smiths these angle drives were used in the vehicles listed below. Inspect your old unit to determine if this is the correct part for your vehicle. Close inspection you should be able to determine the part number on the lip of your old speedo drive. BG2401/00.
IMPORTANT Unit must be lightly greased prior to installation do not use oil on drives or cables. Smiths recommends Castrol LM grease ie lithium based or Esso 119. Important do not over tighten cable. Some cable internal core drives are too long and cause damage to speedo from excess pressure. Resulting in your having to rebuild your speedometer.
- Aston Martin DB2 MKII
- Aston Martin DB4
- Aston Martin DBS non auto models
- Aston Martin V8 models 1969 DBS
- Aston Martin V8 1977-1980
- Note there may be additional applications inspect your old unit for Smiths number.
Part Number BG2401/00
stock number DRV6503