What Is the Purpose of a Flywheel in an Engine?

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The primary purpose of the flywheel in an engine is to store kinetic energy and preserve the rotating inertia of the engine through its cycles. The flywheel also serves as a fraction of the engine starting mechanism.
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*A rotating mass used to maintain the speed of a machine between given limits while the machine releases or receives energy at a varying rate. A flywheel is an energy storage device
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