This book provides step-by-step instructions for how to modify Chrysler's A-727 Torqueflite automatic transmission for drag racing, road racing, and circle racing. Topics include theory of operation, transbrakes/valve bodies, adapters, dissembly, modifications, assembly, adjustments, installation, high horsepower application, and torque converters.
This book details the development, operation, repair and modification of the A-727 Aluminum Torqueflite. From a stock rebuild to an all-out racing unit, this book covers it all.
A-727 History, Development & Identification.
How the A-272 Torqueflite Works.
General Transmission Service.
In-Car Repairs, Maintenance & Adjustments.
Speciality Tools for the A-727 Torqueflite.
Transmission Removal and Core Disassembly.
Disassembly of Unit Assemblies and Inspection.
Overhaul and Assembly of Unit Assemblies.
Final Assembly and Adjustment.
Torque Converter Design and Operation.
The Performance A-727 Torqueflite.
The Drag Racing A-727 Torqueflite.
Reducing Rotating Weight and Friction.
Installation and Operation.
Troubleshooting and Testing.
About the AuthorCarl Munroe is the owner/operator of TSR Racing Products, a manufacturer of high performance transmission products, and the author of Powerglide Transmission Handbook.
Dimensions: 8.5w x 10.75h