Control method/system for pneumatically actuated clutch

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    A control method/system for controlling the operation of a pneumatically actuated vehicular master clutch (20) is provided. A position sensor (76) senses the position of an actuating piston (82) in a cylinder (80), and the piston is controlled to move to and remain at an axial position (DOP, EOP) offset stop members (88, 90) in at least one of the fully disengaged and engaged positions of the clutch.
    Original languageEnglish
    Patent numberUS5676229A
    IPCF16D 48/ 06 ,F16D 25/12
    Priority date18/02/95
    Filing date13/02/96
    Publication statusPublished - 14 Oct 1997

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Automotive Engineering


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