Torque Converter Components?

Answer 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 »

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How to Replace a Torque Converter?

An automatic transmission uses a torque converter to pass energy from the engine into the transmission. A torque converter is essentially a tub of fluid secured to the engine's flywheel that acts l... Read More »

Torque Converter Vs. Gears?

A torque converter that is properly matched to gear ratio can be the difference between a race winner and an engine-bogging mess. These two factors work closely with engine power band to create a c... Read More »

How do I Pick a Torque Converter?

Even experienced car enthusiasts may be confused by the intricacies of selecting an aftermarket torque converter. First, it's important for buyers to understand the purpose of a torque converter. W... Read More »

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 »