Torque Converters. Purpose. Allow the vehicle to come to a complete stop without stalling the engine Provide torque multiplication to allow smooth acceleration from a stop House a torque converter clutch which will eliminate torque converter slippage at highway speeds.
Cross-Section of Torque Converter
Front-View of Torque Converter
Depending on the design and pitch of the blades, the impeller will “scoop” the most oil at a specific RPM, thus altering the stall speed