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Synchromesh. GCSE Bitesize: Gears: 1. Gear Types. Constant mesh gearbox. Sliding mesh gearbox. The Gearbox. Clutch. If you drive a manual transmission car, you may be surprised to find out that it has more than one clutch.

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And it turns out that folks with automatic transmission cars have clutches, too. In fact, there are clutches in many things you probably see or use every day: Many cordless drills have a clutch, chain saws have a centrifugal clutch and even some yo-yos have a clutch. Dog Leg. The following animation shows you the internal workings of a four-speed transmission with reverse.

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<span style="font-weight:bold;font-size:85%;"> Your browser does not support JavaScript or it is disabled. </span> Animation courtesy Geebee's Vector Animations The five-speed manual transmission is fairly standard on cars today. Internally, it looks something like this: Clutch Faults. Gear Ratio and Velocity Ratios - Basics. Phasing. Propeller Shaft. Universal Joint.