Why TWO TRANSMISSIONS?? - Honda Pioneer Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 08-01-2019, 09:15 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2018
Posts: 8
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Why TWO TRANSMISSIONS??

Got a thousand Baja miles on my 2018 Pioneer 1000-5 now and am loving it!


But, can anybody explain to me why Honda needed to put TWO separate TRANNYS in it? I have been asked that question a lot and I haven't a clue! I am a little tired of answering that I haven't any idea why that is.



Rides smoother than my Rhino.
Better mileage than my Rhino even though it is heavier
A lot quieter than my Rhino and cannot hear the whine outside the vehicle (why does it have to whine??)
bajajyd is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old 08-09-2019, 10:42 AM
Junior Member
 
ReidMcT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2017
Location: Hunt, Texas
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
The vehicle has one transmission.

Perhaps you and your questioners are referring to the dual-clutch?

If so, that is part of the one and only transmission. You should look it up if you want to understand how it works - which is pretty cool, BTW.

In short, a dual clutch transmission enables near-instantaneous shifts between gears by allowing the next gear to be pre-selected, so that shifting gears is just a matter of disengaging one clutch while simultaneously engaging the other clutch.
ReidMcT is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old Yesterday, 10:10 AM
Super Moderator
 
toodeep's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: South Dakota
Posts: 2,460
Mentioned: 38 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 209 Post(s)
Garage
Theres also the sub transmission for the high, low, neutral, reverse and park. To compare it to a rhino, the main transmission would be like the belt drive system and the sub would be considered the transmission in that machine.

Sent from my SM-G965U using Tapatalk
toodeep is offline  
Reply

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome