ZF 3HP22 transmission

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

The 3HP22 is a three-speed automatic transmission from ZF Friedrichshafen AG for passenger cars with rear wheel drive layout. Introduced in 1973, it was produced through 1990, and has been used in a variety of cars from Alfa Romeo, BMW, Citroen, Peugeot, and Fiat.

Technical data[edit]

Gear ratios[edit]

Type/Gear 1 2 3 R
* 2.478 1.478 1.000 2.090


The ZF 3HP22 can handle up to 320 N⋅m (236 lbf⋅ft) of input torque.


Weight: 45 kg gearbox with converter


Control: mechanical / hydraulic

See also[edit]


  • "ZF North America application chart (automatic)". ZF.com. Retrieved 22 November 2013.
  • "BMWE21.net". BMWe21.net. Retrieved 24 November 2013.