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Manual Transmission Clutch Systems

  • Book
  • AE-17
  • ISBN 978-1-56091-984-1
Published February 01, 1997 by SAE International in United States
Manual Transmission Clutch Systems
  • English
  • 200 pages

This book serves as a basic clutch design handbook by covering present and future clutch technologies related to passenger cars and light duty trucks.

Chapters cover:

  • History of Clutches
  • Introduction to Modern Diaphragm Spring Clutch
  • Basic Diaphragm Clutch Operating Principles
  • Terminology and Definitions
  • Clutch Operating Parameters
  • Clutch Sizing for Manual Transmission System
  • Engagement Quality
  • Torsional Vibration and Tuning Capacity
  • Testing
  • Clutch Troubleshooting
  • Clutch Quality Control
  • Clutch Friction Materials
  • Clutch Rebuilding and Remanufacturing
  • Clutch Actuation Systems