Voith Retarder 115 HV – the ideal solution for Mercedes-Benz trucks

    The Voith Retarder 115 HV is a high-performance step-up gear retarder with its own transmission-independent oil supply. That makes it the ideal solution for Mercedes-Benz Arocs and Actros trucks. Just discover the most important benefits and advantages now!

    Voith Retarder 115 HV

    Features and benefits

    • Integrated step-up gear retarder
    • High braking moments
    • Autarchic oil supply system
    • Stainless steel heat exchanger
    • Oil-air separation
    • Optimized hydrodynamics
    • Retarder integrated in the vehicle management system (Mercedes-Benz Telligent)
    • Standard universal joint shaft length is not affected by the retarder

    Technical Data

    Voith Retarder VR 115 HV    
    Step-up ratio i = 2,13 i = 1,68
    Max. rated braking torque 3 500 Nm 2 760 Nm
    Maximum speed at the propshaft 2 480 rpm 3 150 rpm
    Standard operation multifunctional lever  
    Operation medium oil (see fuel specification)  
    Fill rate (Oil change) approx. 5,6 l  
    Control medium compressed air  
    Unit weight incl. heat exchanger without operating medium approx. 62 kg  
    Nominal voltage 24 V  
    CAN-bus-specific electronic control system VERA  




        Service – where your truck is in good hands

          Whether it’s maintenance or repairs, troubleshooting, or the functional testing of individual components: our professionals will make sure you stay on the road. At the Voith retarder workshop in Crailsheim, and throughout the world.

          Judge us by our performance

          • Onboard troubleshooting and upgrade 
          • Replacement and repair 
          • Repair of supplied retarders (all model series) 
          • Troubleshooting and functional testing of individual components 
          • Worldwide delivery of Voith original spare parts, as well as 
          • replacements and basic retarders

          Retarder oil list

          Do you have any questions about Voith Retarder 115 HV? We’re here to help!

            Service contact

            Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA

            Mobility Service

            Hardtstraße 8 74564 Crailsheim, Germany


            t +49 7951 32-531

            Technical Support

            Technical Support


            t +49 7951 32-1555

            f +49 7951 32-1506

            Spare parts orders

            Spare parts orders


            t +49 7951 32-1644

            f +49 7951 32-756