3 Common Causes of Transmission Noise

The transmission is an essential component of a vehicle because it sustains its drivability. Basically, the transmission works to redirect the engine power to the driveshaft so that the driver can successfully turn the wheels of the car. If you take care of your car and get bring it to the shop for maintenance on … Read more

5 Symptoms of a Slipping Transmission and Tips to Identify

A slipping transmission is more common in automatic transmission vehicles than manual vehicles. But this doesn’t mean that it can’t happen with manual transmissions because it can. A slipping manual transmission usually has to do with a clutch problem, while a slipping automatic transmission can have a variety of symptoms. It is best to get … Read more

The Difference between Semi VS Full Floating Axle

Axles are what give vehicles the ability to rotate their wheels. Some vehicles have it where the axles are attached to the wheels while others have the axles attached to the body. In addition to giving the wheels the ability to rotate, axles may also support the weight of a vehicle too. This is true … Read more

Transaxle Rebuild and Replacement Cost

The transaxle of a vehicle is the integrated assembly of the transmission and the differential. This means the transaxle is responsible for allowing you to both change gears (just like with a transmission) and split the engine power amongst the wheels of your vehicle (just like a differential). You will find a transaxle in the … Read more

Manual and Automatic Transmission Fluid Change Cost

The transmission fluid of a vehicle is responsible for lubricating and cooling the internal components of the transmission. As you likely know, the transmission is responsible for transmitting the engine’s power to your vehicle’s wheels. If you have an automatic transmission, then your vehicle will change gears automatically based on how fast you’re driving. There … Read more

Symptoms of a bad transmission speed sensor

The transmission speed sensor measures the amount of revolutions occurring in the transmission which helps the transmission control unit determine the rotational speed of the wheels. This information allows the computer of your vehicle to help it shift gears smoothly so that the vehicle can run efficiently. This particular sensor cannot be repaired once it … Read more