Automatic Transmission Components and Operation
Automotive
Advertisement This article will explore: Automatic Transmission System Layout Torque Converter Construction and Operation Planetary Gear Construction and Operation Clutches, Bands, and Servos Basic Automatic Transmission System The basic components of an automatic transmission system are:  Torque Converter – Fluid coupling …
All About Steering Columns
Automotive
Advertisement Steering column components Steering wheel Airbag Clock Spring Steering lock plate Steering angle sensor Cancel cam Lock cylinder Ignition switch Turn signal switch Headlight switch Wiper washer switch Cruise control switch Upper steering shaft Lower steering shaft Shaft bearings …
VC-Turbo Engine
Automotive
Advertisement The VC-Turbo engine utilizes a multi-link system that continuously varies piston top dead center (TDC)?  bottom dead center (BDC) positions, allowing free control of the compression ratio critical factor of power and efficiency, on-demand.  This makes it the world’s …
What is VCR?
Automotive
Advertisement (VARIABLE COMPRESSION RATIO ENGINES) Making the compression ratio variable is a significant source of innovation that is already generating edifying results. The compression ratio of a reciprocating internal combustion engine is defined by the relationship between the cylinder volume …
Bearing Steel Technology
Automotive
Advertisement Table of contents: Part I. Bearing Steel Steelmaking and Semi-Finished Product Manufacturing Technologies 1. Quantitative Relationship between Degree of Center Segregation and Large Carbide Size in Continuously Cast Bloom of High Carbon Chromium Bearing Steel. Part II. Material and …
How Are Bulletproof Tires Manufactured?
Automotive
Advertisement Security is a significant concern for many these days, especially diplomats and ambassadors of other countries. With a continuous threat to safety, these high-value individuals’ vehicles come fixed with armor plating, bulletproof glasses, and a sturdy vehicle body. One …