May 24, 2017

Marmon Powertrain Controls is proud to announce the acquisition of the Powertrain/Transmission division of Rostra Precision Controls located in Laurinburg North Carolina, effective May 24th, 2017. Rostra has been supplying the automotive industry for over 50 years.

We have been preparing for this transition throughout the past year, and will be bringing some exciting new products and commercial opportunities to you and your company in the near future.  We are working very closely with the Rostra management team to make sure we fully honor all current programs and practices.  Under our Marmon/Berkshire Hathaway corporate umbrella, we will be investing significantly in the product development and manufacturing enhancement of Rostra, including all of the team members that you know today.

About Marmon Powertrain Controls:

Marmon Powertrain Controls is part of Marmon Holdings, Inc. a global company comprised of nearly 175 independent manufacturing and service businesses . It is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, one of the largest, most successful and best-respected companies in the world. Marmon’s automotive companies are well known as R&D focused specialists providing engineered solutions to the OE and aftermarket industries. They comprise our Marmon Vehicle Solutions sector, a group of independently operated businesses supplying products in the categories of undercar, ride control, engine management, emissions and fuel.

Our pledge to you:

Our goal is to seamlessly integrate Rostra and MPC as we invest to add more exciting products to the portfolio. Tom Eibel will continue to lead our commercial focus as we move forward. All current product teams, sales, customer service, purchasing and support staff will remain in place.

We are excited about the potential that this market offers as well as the overall vehicle electronics segment. I believe the future holds bright opportunities for both our businesses as we continue to grow together. Please consider our door open anytime for a visit to Laurinburg or any of our Marmon facilities.

View the newest products available from Rostra Transmission Upcoming Seminars that Rostra will be attending
Toyota A750E/F Internal Transmission Wire Harness 82125-60650

Featured Automatic Transmission Repair Products

New Downloads Available

We are pleased to announce the availability of all-new Rostra Transmission Domestic and Import Product Guide posters. Featuring over 250 different powertrain components, these posters cover the most popular shift solenoid, sensor and internal/external wire harness applications. Order printed posters and catalogs for your shop today!

Click to download Rostra's latest Transmission Repair Product Guide

Click image to download our Transmission Repair Product Guide... (11 MB)

Click to download Domestic Transmission Products poster

Click image to download our Domestic Product Guide poster... (16 MB)

Click to download Import Transmission Products poster

Click image to download our Import Product Guide poster... (41.1 MB)

Click to download Honda pressure switch product guide

Click image to download our Honda Pressure Switch Guide... (200 KB)

Latest "Q and A"

Q: According to my VIN, I have an Aisin AW55-50SN automatic gearbox. Are there any differences between the SLU/SLS/SLT solenoids and their calibration for this gearbox? Is part number 52-9036 correct for my application?

A: Rostra's part number 52-9036 is the 3 piece solenoid kit needed for the AW55-50 series transmission. Our kit fits all applications and is calibrated and ready for installation.