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Series 5 steering control unit

Keep jobs on course with the Eaton Series 5 steering control unit, which offers best-in-class steering feel, crisp centering and greater efficiency than competitive units. This low-flow, low-pressure solution is available with end or side porting for greater design flexibility.
Series 5 steering control unit
11 to 19 L/min (3 to 5 gal/min)
140 bar (2,030 psi)
Small turf care and utility vehicles

Advanced features offer better steering performance

Eaton’s Series 5 steering control unit (SCU) is the perfect low-flow, low-pressure solution for smaller equipment. It offers:

  • Best-in-class steering feel with crisp centering
  • Balanced architecture that reduces vehicle drift
  • Lower pressure drop provides better efficiency than competitive units
  • Widest displacement and highest pressure rating among similar frame size SCUs

Wide range of options provides maximum design flexibility

The Series 5 steering control unit can be used in load-sensing, open-center or closed-center systems. Available in two flexible, compact designs—square housing with side ports or round housing with end ports—the SCU offers a host of configuration options for greater design and assembly flexibility, including:

  • Integral valve options:
    • Manual steering
    • Inlet check valve
    • Inlet relief valve
    • Cylinder relief valves
    • Anti-cavitation valves
    • Load sense relief valve
  • Power beyond
  • STC direct porting
  • Integral column
  • EPACS steering control technology

Featured resources


  • Lawn and garden equipment
  • Turf care and golf course maintenance equipment
  • Fork lifts
  • Compact utility vehicles
  • Small tractors

Let’s work together

Whether you’re designing a new system or retrofitting an existing machine, Eaton’s design and engineering experts and integrator partners are available for consultation and collaboration. We offer system design, analysis, build, and project management services.
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