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Push-Button Drive How-To (1958 TV Ad)
Special Service Tools Catalog - 1956, Miller Manufacturing Co.
Fluid Drive overview
Read Chrysler's Master Technicians Service Conference on how the Hydraulically Operated Transmission works, from August, 1948.
Read Chrysler's Master Technicians Service Conference on Diagnosing The Hydraulically Operated Transmission, from August, 1948.
Read Chrysler's Master Technicians Service Conference on Troubleshooting The Hydraulically Operated Transmission, from August, 1949.
Literature which covers transmission repair
How To Clean Your Imperial's Undercarriage
Pushbutton Mechanism and Tips on Rebuilding Pushbuttons
Shifting Problems (includes information on slippage)
Speedometer Gear Chart (number of teeth) for ALL years - Courtesy of Herb McCurdy (2013)
Torque Converter ( includes information on lock-up converters)
COMING SOON!!! Chrysler's Torqueflite service manual COMING SOON!!!
Generic Torqueflite service manual (unknown year coverage)
Torqueflite Transmission Specific Topics
1956 - 1959 Torqueflite tricks - view the wonderful, helpful pages that Philippe Courant has created to help deal with Torqueflite problems including safety switches & wiring, adjustments to the control cable and reverse safety system.
Read Chrysler's Master Technicians Service Conference about the1958 Torqueflite Service Tips (Session 129) from August, 1958.
Read Chrysler's Master Technicians Service Conference about the1959 Torqueflite Transmission Reference Service Guide (Session 140) from July, 1959.
Read Chrysler's Master Technicians Service Conference about the 1960 Torqueflite Operational Controls Servicing Guide (Session 157) from December, 1960.
Torqueflite part numbers (1960)
Leaking Transmissions (including leaks from the shift cables)
Transmission Noises and Vibrations
Transmission Rebuilding Tips (including removal tips)
Vacamatic semi-automatic transmission
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