what is the purpose of the torque converter in 2002 Buick lesabre

Asked by Mar 05, 2016 at 04:10 AM about the 2002 Buick LeSabre Limited

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Torque_converter

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It's the same for most other automatic transmissions, and the main part of the transmission that connects to the engine. similar to a hydraulic clutch. They tend to fail over time and necessitate replacement. But if your mechanic is pulling the transmission, 9 out 10 times, a rebuild is recommended due to other worn parts in the transmission.

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