Contributed by Philipp Janczewski

July 26, 2022
9 minutes read

Get away quicker with stop-start mechanism

Rocket start thanks to the spring piston accumulator

Today I'll give you a very brief explanation on why you can drive off quickly at the traffic lights, even though your car's engine is on standby. This is where the hydraulic impulse accumulator comes into play. What does it look like and how does it work? Let's have a look...

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Phillip Janczewski

Philipp Janczewski

Philipp is international service engineer, working with ZF Aftermarket since 2013. His motto as #zfexpert:

“You can never have too many horses! No matter in which engine.”