How to Fill a Torque Converter?

Answer Torque converters (a.k.a. "stall converters") are a type of fluid coupler that transfers power from the engine to the transmission. Torque converters transfer power by using an engine-mounted turbi... Read More »

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How to Fill an Automobile Torque Converter?

The torque converter is located in the bell-housing of the transmission. It multiplies torque from the engine during initial acceleration of the vehicle. It is attached to the flex plate via its co... Read More »

How to Fill a 1994 F150 Torque Converter?

After major work requiring disassembly or a full rebuild, it is often necessary to refill an automatic transmission's torque converter. This component acts as a fluid coupling between the engine an... Read More »

How to Fill a Torque Converter on a 98 Ford Transmission?

An automatic transmission in a 1998 Ford does not have a clutch -- it uses a torque converter to multiply the turning power the engine provides. The transmission shaft, or input shaft, and the torq... Read More »

What Happens When a Torque Converter Goes Bad?

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