transaxle


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trans·ax·le

 (trăns-ăk′səl, trănz-)
n.
An automotive part that combines the transmission and the differential and is used especially on vehicles with front-wheel drive.

transaxle

(trænzˈæksəl)
n
(Automotive Engineering) a unit in a motor vehicle engine that combines the differential, transmission, and drive axle

trans•ax•le

(trænsˈæk səl, trænz-)

n.
a unit combining the transmission and differential of a motor vehicle and connected directly to the axles of the driving wheels.
[1955–60; trans (mission) + axle]
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In Jackson, the investment will include a building expansion and equipment to double the capacity of hybrid transaxle cases and housings to 240,000 annually and provide equipment to produce an additional 288,000 engine blocks per year for TNGA.
The new investments include adding the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, the best-selling SUV in the U.S., and Lexus ES 300h hybrid vehicle production at its Georgetown, Kentucky, manufacturing plant; expanding engine capacity at its Huntsville, Alabama, facility; doubling hybrid transaxle capacity at its plant in Buffalo, West Virginia; and a building expansion for additional castings at Bodine Aluminum's Jackson, Tennessee, facility as well as additional castings at its Troy, Missouri, facility.
At the rear there's a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transaxle gearbox.
It incorporates a transaxle for stable travel over uneven surfaces, a 24-volt DC, 400-watt motor for push/pull operation, and a fully programmable control system with diagnostics that adjust speed and acceleration (or deceleration) based on load and environment.
This high EV mode performance was achieved by increasing the output current and battery voltage of the power control unit (PCU), adding a new Dual Motor Drive System with a one-way clutch installed on the transaxle, and adopting a high-capacity battery pack system.
Mike found a rear-end transaxle for a mid-1960s John Deere 110 lawn tractor on an online auction.
But these small tractors were built just like larger farm tractors with heavy cast-iron housings for the transaxle, transmission(s), clutch housing and engine block that, when bolted together, created a virtually indestructible chassis.
Both will come with a new Touchtronic III eight-speed automatic transmission - the first time that this stateof-the-art gearbox has been incorporated into a transaxle layout.
Both will come with a new Touchtronic III eight-speed automatic transmission - the rst time this hi-tech gearbox has been incorporated into a transaxle layout.
Both will come with a new Touchtronic III eight-speed automatic transmission - the first time this state-of-the-art gearbox has been incorporated into a transaxle layout.
OWS Auto Parts and TransAxle Middle East are looking to popularise the process of remanufacturing in the Middle East.

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