How to Find the Right Torque Converter?

Answer Torque converters are rated by "stall speed," the speed the engine reaches before energy is transferred by the torque converter to the transmission. Every torque converter manufacturer rates its co... Read More »

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How to Find True Torque Converter Stall Speed?

Aftermarket torque converters are rated by their stall speed. Stall speed is a number, expressed in revolutions per minute (rpm), denoting how fast the engine can turn against an immovable load. It... Read More »

How to find the Torque Converter Solenoid Plug Location on a '95 Cavalier?

In 1982, The Chevrolet division of General Motors introduced the Cavalier, based on GM's "J-Body" platform. The 1995 Cavalier marks the beginning of the model's third generation, thanks to a comple... Read More »

What Is a Torque Converter?

Torque converters are a type of fluid coupling used in almost all automatic-equipped vehicles. These components allow an engine to idle without a manually operated clutch and are now one of the mos... Read More »

How to Tell When a Torque Converter Is Out?

A torque converter works similarly to the clutch on an automatic car or truck transmission. Problems with the torque converter can cause your transmission to malfunction and may cause lasting damag... Read More »