An intelligent steering sub-system

The Danfoss PVED-CLS actuator for electrohydraulic steering solutions is the first intelligent steering sub-system to integrate all safety functionality in the valve.

It is compliant with all current legislations and safety standards, including the Machinery Directive, and simplifies your system design, reduces development time, and accelerates your time to market with its cutting-edge connectivity, functionality, and integration.

For agriculture, construction, road building, and material handling applications, the PVED-CLS is the next step toward smarter and safer steering.

Features and benefits

First intelligent sub-system to integrate all safety functionality in the valve

TÜV certified steering sub-system

CAN-BUS interface

Direct interface to Electric mini wheel, joystick, and auto guidance

PLUS+1® service tool

Provides optimum safety and reduces time to market with its simplified system architecture and maximum compatibility


Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Application guide Closed Loop Joystick Steering English Multiple 28 Jan, 2019 21.9 MB .pdf
Operating guide PVED-CLS Controller for Electrohydraulic Steering User Manual English Multiple 22 Aug, 2018 4.2 MB .pdf
User guide PVED-CLS Controller Technical Information English United States 17 Mar, 2018 2.5 MB .pdf
Notification PVED-CLS Errata English Multiple 26 Jul, 2018 5.3 MB .pdf
Certificate PVED-CLS Functional Safety English Multiple 14 Aug, 2019 2.6 MB .pdf
Certificate PVED-CLS Functional Safety Annex English Multiple 14 Aug, 2019 2.5 MB .pdf
Application guide PVED-CLS Startup Guide English Multiple 29 Oct, 2018 9.9 MB .pdf

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  • Agriculture

    Farmers need agricultural machines that deliver the same high productivity every season. Hydraulic solutions from Danfoss ensure world-class performance from each machine—and a comfortable, stress-free working environment for their operators.

  • Construction

    Space is limited on construction sites, and there are people working everywhere. Contractors need machines that can safely maneuver in a tight spot. At the same time they still need to be powerful enough to get the job done. At Danfoss, we deliver the components, software, and controls that enable your machines to run safely, efficiently and effectively.

  • Road building
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    Advanced hydraulic systems from Danfoss deliver the machine performance that ensures road builders can meet their deadlines.

  • Lawn and turf
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    Lawn and turf machines must adapt to their surroundings and the season – becoming sweepers or snow blowers as required. At Danfoss, we make hydraulic solutions to provide that flexibility and ensure safe and efficient operation.

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    Four-wheel steering is one example of how Danfoss is at the forefront of machine versatility. This helps customers getting the most out of their equipment. This electrohydraulic steering system allows operators to manually adjust the steering mode. This allows to best match machine performance to the task at hand.

  • Joystick steering
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    Danfoss continues to lead the way with advanced, electrohydraulic joystick steering solutions. These offer design flexibility for you, superior machine controllability and performance for your customers.

  • Quick steering
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    The ability to customize a machine’s steering ratio gives operators added precision while keeping them in ultimate control. At Danfoss, we call this dynamic steering ratio adjustment “quick steering.”

  • Steer-by-wire technology
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    Danfoss fail-safe Steer-by-wire technology allows OEMs like you to remove the steering column. You can then replace it with smaller, precise steering mechanisms such as a joystick or mini-wheel.