Most of the mechanisms used in vehicle subsystems are made of four-bar linkages. Double A-arm for independent suspension, and trapezoidal steering are two examples of mechanisms in vehicle subsystems. In this chapter, we review the analysis and design methods for such mechanisms.


Speed Ratio Revolute Joint Output Shaft Output Link Universal Joint 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Reza N. Jazar
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  1. 1.School of Aerospace Mechanical and Manufacturing EngineeringRMIT UniversityMelbourneAustralia

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