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Study for Examples of Fire Including Friction with Automotive Clutch, Manual Transmission and Tire System
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Study for Examples of Fire Including Friction with Automotive Clutch, Manual Transmission and Tire System
Lee, Il Kwon; Moon, Hak Hoon; Kim, Jin Jun;
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 Abstract
The purpose of this paper is to study and analyze the failure examples for fire by friction on clutch, manual transmission and tire system in a car. In the first example, the driver took the pedal with foot to act the clutch. But the clutch disk did not return from flywheel by leakage of clutch hydraulic line. The heat was produced between clutch disk and flywheel by surface contacting. As a result, it was produced the fire by oil sludge sticked with transmission. In the second example, the transmission system was operated to transfer power of engine by contacting with gear and gear. But, as if the oil of transmission was caused the oil insufficiency because of leaking by crack of transmission case, it found the fact that was produced the fire by deposit material on transmission case. In the third example, when the car's driver continuously pushed an accelerator pedal for escaping from dry pit, the tire took the heat by the friction force between tire and surface of road. As a result, it became the direct cause for the fire. Therefore the driver must manage not to produce the fire with friction parts by heating during running.
 Keywords
fire;friction;clutch;transmission;tire;
 Language
Korean
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