Patent Number: 7,610,996

Title: Modular brake assembly for a drive axle

Abstract: A modular brake assembly for a drive axle is proposed, comprising a multi-disk brake with a service brake element and a parking brake element, which is disposed in a brake housing (1) with inside diameter between an axle bracket and axle center component. A guide fixed to the housing is provided on the inside diameter of the brake housing (1) for the actuating device (6) for a mechanical differential lock.

Inventors: Huber; Tilo (Tiefenbach, DE), Reicheneder; Stefan (Passau, DE)

Assignee: ZF Friedrichshafen AG

International Classification: F16D 55/36 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017