August 09, 2022
3 minutes read
How a gearshift is working
Coupling by piston pressure
In today's video I will show you the basic components of a clutch, as used in gear shifts and brakes. In the transmission, the shifting elements are coupled by piston pressure and set in synchronous motion. In the brake, rotation is stopped by coupling with the fixed transmission housing.
Philipp is Global Head of Training Development, working with ZF Aftermarket since 2013. His motto as #zfexpert:
“You can never have too many horses! No matter in which engine.”