Volvo FM - Brakes 1

Brakes

  • Compact retarder - integrated with I-Shift and manual gearboxes, provides continuous availability of high braking moment, even during gear changing. Total braking effect with retarder depends on engine model and equipment, such as EPG/VEB/ VEB+
  • Primary retarder - integrated in Powertronic and provides continuous access to high braking moment, even during gear changing. Total braking effect with retarder depends on engine model and equipment, such as EPG/VEB/VEB+
Volvo Engine Brake
Volvo FM can be equipped with Volvo’s well-renowned engine brake VEB. Thanks to its intelligent and patented design, it produces up to an impressive 300 kW (with D13A). This translates into increased road safety and reduced wear on the wheel brakes.