The Diff, Gearbox & Propshaft Specialists



Autogear was established in 1971 by Bob Hart and his late wife Diane. Bob Hart is well known and respected in the Motor Industry. We have developed a reputation as one of the leading Diff and Gearbox Specialists in KZN. We have recently expanded our operation into the refurbishment of Propshafts.

We are a family run business, with all 4 of Bob's daughters Michelle, Jackie, Desiree, Laura and his son Dion all active in the company or running branches. 

We have a very good relationship with the Taxi Industry and Panel Beaters in Durban, and are affiliated with most Mechanical Warranty Insurers.


• Same day diff exchange service.

Reconditioned or exchange manual gearboxes.

Propshaft repairs.

Sideshafts & sideshaft bearings.

• General engineering - resleeving of shafts, cut & welds, straightening of shafts & diff banjos.

Clutch replacement service.

New & used gearbox & diff spares.


New Quantum Gearbox


New Hiace Gearbox


Hilux VVTI Diff


Avanza Diff


Quantum Diff


Mazda Bt50 Gearbox




Gearparts supplies spares new and second hand for the following:

Crown wheel and pinions, carriers, cluster and spigots, syncros, side shafts, propshaft joints, center bearings, yokes gearbox and diff bearings and seals


Contact Desiree Hart or Belinda Storm using the details below:

031 309 7738

Founded by Bob Hart and his late wife, Diane. GearMaster specialises in the repair & supply of reconditioned exchange gearboxes and differentials for most makes of vehicles. Our name and reputation within the motor industry has spread and our 30 years of experience in the gearbox trade assures top performance and guaranteed workmanship.

031 309 2295

031 309 6052/86

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152 Umgeni Road 




Opening Hours


7am - 5pm Monday to Friday 

8 - 1pm Saturday