How to Measure a Torque Converter?

Answer A torque converter mates an automatic transmission to the engine. It is a fluid coupling that can transfer rotating power from the engine to the transmission. It has the same role as the clutch in ... Read More »

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How to Fill a Torque Converter?

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 »

Torque Converter Troubleshooting?

The torque converter in a vehicle allows power from the engine to be transferred to the transmission in a smooth useable flow. It also adds a mechanical advantage to the transfer. It is filled with... Read More »

Symptoms of a Bad Torque Converter?

The torque converter is a fluid coupling that transfers power produced by the engine to the transmission above 500 to 800 RPM. These couplers allow your car to idle without driver input, and most ... Read More »

Torque Converter Components?

Used as an automatic clutch system for automatic transmissions, a torque converter multiplies torque produced by a vehicle's engine. The torque converter is located between the engine and the trans... Read More »