Torque Converter Shudder Problems?

Answer A torque converter is the fluid coupling between an engine and transmission that allows the engine to idle at low speed without engaging the transmission. A torque converter uses an engine-driven ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Torque Converter Shudder Problems

What Are the Causes of a Torque Convertor Shudder?

A torque converter transfers your car engine's power to an automatic transmission the way a clutch does to a manual. If your car suffers from torque converter shudder, you will know it. A "Popular ... 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 »

What Happens When a Torque Converter Goes Bad?

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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 »