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Gearbox Side A - MX6 Zodiac pool cleaner

The gears inside the gearbox ensures correct function and turning of the Zodiac MX6 wheels. Test this part for correct function when your MX6 or does not clean the entire swimming pool as before.

The gearbox A is also referred to as a Direction control device, Side A on Zodiac-diagrams and technical drawings.

Wondering how to test if the MX8's gearbox is faulty?

  • Click here to see a short video to test the gearbox functionality.


Questions & Answers:

1. How do I check which side gearbox is faiuty? Have a look at the video above.

2. Are the gears inside the MX8 gearbox available? Unfortunately loose gears are not available, only the complete gearbox.

3. Where is side "A" or "B" marked
? Look on the side of component to view the letter "A" or "B". 

Alternative method: 

When the MX8 machine faces you with the top cover's yellow button in front, the gearbox on the right-hand side is Gearbox A and the gearbox on the left-hand side is Gearbox B.



Exploded diagram of the MX8 pool cleaner:Baracuda-MX8-explosion-diagram