Transmission Fluid Change: When? Why? How?

A lot of times when people think about car maintenance they think “how important is it- really?” Whether you’re talking about the engine, transmission, brake, etc- it is important to know what is important! A common question is “Is it important to change my car’s transmission fluid?” The simple answer – yes. The confusion comes

How They Work: Automatic Transmission VS Manual Transmission

Your vehicle’s transmission is like the delivery man of your car, transferring power from the engine to the wheel’s axles. That power then rotates the wheels, moving your car, to get you wherever you need to go. There are two basic types of transmissions: automatic transmission and manual transmission. Both types of transmissions accomplish this

Transmission Health

Understanding a Healthy Transmission

As the owner of a vehicle, it is important to properly maintain a healthy transmission. Failure to recognize the importance of this will not only negatively affect the length of your vehicle’s life but the overall quality and performance of your day to day drive. And let’s not forget the huge financial impact that is

Automatic Transmission Do’s and Don’ts

Transmissions are a fundamental piece of your vehicle that allows it to carry you all over the city. Here are 5 tips to help keep your automatic transmission in tiptop shape so that you can drive longer and farther! Forget to use your Parking Break Like myself, you may have believed that the parking break

Common Warning Signs of a Failing Transmission

The transmission in your car is one of the most important and structurally complicated components in the entire vehicle. The sophisticated hydraulics and computer controlled electronic portions work together to change gears within the engine. The engine transfers power to the wheels in order to move your car. While transmission repair can be costly, routine

Transmission Types – What Are They?

When it comes to transmissions, it used to be simple: automatic or manual. Now, it’s a little more complicated. Transmission developers are constantly finding new ways to improve the driving experience, gas mileage, and overall transmission reliability. Here are the three types of transmissions that you’ll find in the majority of cars on the roads.