Automatic Transaxle

By David Sturtz, April 14, 2008

The automatic transaxle combines the vehicle's automatic transmission and differential (a device that allows each of the wheels to rotate at different speeds while supplying equal torque to each of the them) in one integrated unit. Automatic transaxles are found on all front-wheel drive and many four-wheel drive vehicles.

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