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Does a Car Keep Moving If Neither Accelerator, Nor Brake Is Pressed?

if this is the case, does it mean unless I step on the accelerator, no gas flows in and the engine does not spin A lot of great answers already explained how things work. But a bit of a thought ...
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Does a Car Keep Moving If Neither Accelerator, Nor Brake Is Pressed?

Excellent questions from a learner driver! To address them in turn, assuming a modern fuel-injected engine with an automatic drivetrain: Yes, the accelerator pedal does control the flow of air and ...
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Does a Car Keep Moving If Neither Accelerator, Nor Brake Is Pressed?

In a Tesla, there is a menu option to select what happens at idle. You can set to creep forward when neither the brake and accelerator is being pressed. You can also set it to not creep forward. You ...
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Does a Car Keep Moving If Neither Accelerator, Nor Brake Is Pressed?

Does the accelerator control and ensure gas is flowing through the engine? The harder I press, the more gas flows in and the faster is the engine RPM. Is my mental model correct? Also, if this is the ...
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Does a Car Keep Moving If Neither Accelerator, Nor Brake Is Pressed?

In short, find a better driving instructor and, if possible, learn to drive a car with manual transmission. The long (still simplified) answer: Does the accelerator control and ensure gas is flowing ...
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Does a Car Keep Moving If Neither Accelerator, Nor Brake Is Pressed?

Note, most of these answers are very specific to an automatic transmission and also a gasoline (petrol) engine - The position of the throttle generally controls the volume of air allowed to enter the ...
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Transmission automatic 3.0

I got this information from page 274 of this online Honda Accord user manual - So for a completely empty transmission and torque converter, you need 7.2 litres.
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