semi automatic transmission

Asked by Jul 21, 2010 at 10:31 PM about the 1974 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: General

how does it operate with no clutch

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Although the car does not have a clutch peddal, the transmission has a clutch. When you press on the shifting lever a switch activates a vacum pump that actuates the clutch engaging the transmission to the enginer.

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