How A Torque Converter Works And What’s Inside

On this PowerNation Extra, the Engine Power team goes over what’s inside a torque converter, how it works, and explains how it’s not magic that determines the right converter for your ride. If you break it down, a torque converter’s job is to transfer the power of the engine into an automatic transmission. Transmission fluid that’s inside the converter are driven by precisely made fins, that are in the converter housing, or pump. Check out the video for the rest of the in-depth explanation.