Performance Optimization Of Commercial Vehicle Clutch Actuation System
Rapid changes in competitive automotive market trends and customer expectations have forced automobile manufacturers to offer better products with more distinctive features and improved comfort, all at a lower cost. High levels of tactile comfort in the cabin compartment and effortless operation of peripheral controls are some of the important factors under consideration while choosing the vehicle over its competition. In the clutch actuation system, the clutch pedal is the first key customer touch point between driver and vehicle transmission hence its performance is most significant to the overall quality perception and customer appeal. The relevance of the clutch actuation system can be better understood in daily life during heavy traffic conditions where the driver is required to perform frequent gear shifting operations, leading to high usage of the clutch.