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slave cylinder

n
(Mechanical Engineering) a small cylinder containing a piston that operates the brake shoes or pads in hydraulic brakes or the working part in any other hydraulically operated system. Compare master cylinder
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Based on the component, the global automotive hydraulics system market has been segmented into Reservoir, Master Cylinder, Hose, and Slave Cylinder. The slave cylinder is expected to exhibit a lucrative growth due to the high utility of slave cylinder.
Most braking problems are caused by wear and tear of sundry components (pads, shoes, drums, discs, master cylinder, slave cylinder and many more).
Auto magazine, Jalopnik, has revealed the application, which is titled 'electric slave cylinder for manually shifted vehicles.' It outlines that clutch-by-wire technology that replaces the traditional hydraulic system used to actuate the clutch with electronics.
"I hooked a master cylinder to the first one and a slave cylinder to the second so I can start it, shift it and run the throttle and clutch from the first one," he says.
TOM: At the other end of the system, bolted to the transmission housing, you'll see another rod coming out of the slave cylinder that applies pressure to the clutch fork.
For instance a replacement clutch slave cylinder on a 2000-2006 Ford Transit is now up to 58 per cent cheaper a saving of up to PS210.
By admitting water under a pressure of 500 psi (35 Bar), a hydraulic slave cylinder can lift the remaining 1.5 tons, plus the weight of eight to ten people on the floor.
Anne's local dealer said the Cruiser needed a new master cylinder, slave cylinder and clutch plate, costing pounds 941.
Low clutch fluid levels or fluid around the master or slave cylinder should also indicate this.
The alternates are a magnetic wand slave cylinder or a distance-measuring source that required a target.
The rear brakes are hydraulically actuated using a master cylinder at the brake pedals and a slave cylinder or ring piston within the rear axle housing.