Activac eliminates electric vacuum pump
2017 - PACE Award Winner
What: Activac vacuum generation system
Innovation: Dayco's Activac is an aspirator-driven vacuum-generating system made of lightweight plastic parts and hoses for brake power that eliminates the need for electric vacuum pumps.
First Customer: Ford
Judge's Citation: The Dayco Vacuum Generation System, ACTIVAC, is an innovative and game changing technology that eliminates the need for a vacuum pump on today's vehicles, resulting in weight reduction, cost savings and fuel economy improvements. This highly efficient and better performing technology was developed for gasoline and diesel engines and can be adapted to not only brake systems but many other systems on the platform.
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