Is it hard to change a torque converter?
The torque converter itself is relatively inexpensive (between $150 and $350, depending on the vehicle), but 5-10 hours of labor is involved since the transmission must be removed in order to replace the torque converter. via
How do I get rid of transmission shudder?
Fortunately, fixing a shuddering transmission is often as simple as getting a transmission flush to replace the contaminated transmission fluid with clean, fresh fluid. via
What happens if stall speed is too low?
Converter stall speed must be high enough to put the engine into the torque range where it can most efficiently launch the car. If converter stall speed is too low, the car will be lazy leaving the line; if too high, there'll be excessive high-gear slippage—either case adds time to your e.t. via
What does instant shudder fix do?
Product Details. LUBEGARD Instant Shudder Fixx is a concentrated friction modifier formulated specifically for eliminating torque converter shudder problems in automatic transmission INSTANTLY. It is the #1 shudder eliminator used by professionals. via
Does transmission affect idle?
Does Transmission Affect Idle? As transmission fluid resists heat, the engine is forced to use less fuel and idles at a slower speed. via
What's a torque converter do?
A torque converter is a type of fluid coupling that transfers rotating power from a prime mover, like an internal combustion engine, to a rotating driven load. In a vehicle with an automatic transmission, the torque converter connects the power source to the load. via
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