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Automatic Transmission Shift Control

Performance of a direct-drive transmission with six shifts (six gears) is compared to a torque converter/automatic transmission with three shifts in Fig. 6.9. Note that the torque converter “broadens” the power transfer bands with the three shifts such that the … Continue reading

28. April 2010 by Jack
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Mechanical Transmissions

A vehicle with rear-wheel drive has the components shown in Fig. 6.1. For purposes of discussion, we assume that the mechanical transmission has four gear meshes. (Functionally, a mechanical transmission can be thought of as a black box with gears … Continue reading

28. April 2010 by Jack
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