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More Centerline Issues

Maintaining the proper centerline during the torque-converter rebuild process is very important. How well the centerline was maintained during the process can be measured by how much balance weight needs to be added at the end of the process.

Centerline Issues: TCC Frictions Bonded Off Center

For several decades the importance of the torque-converter centerline has been hammered home by Don Randolph of DACCO Inc. Don’s sentiments on this subject have been echoed by the torque-converter original-equipment manufacturers (OEMs). In fact, every OEM torque-converter print starts with a true axial centerline, which serves as the reference point for all axial measurements.