Auto Transmission Oil Types?

Answer Transmission oil is chemically engineered to lubricate and cool the spinning gears of a transmission. Most vehicle manufacturers work with oil manufacturers to develop vehicle specific transmission... Read More »

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How to Flush an Auto Transmission?

One way of changing your transmission fluid is to remove the drain pan and allow the it to drain out. This leaves fluid in the transmission and torque converter that cannot be drained out with the... Read More »

How to Check an Auto Transmission?

Checking the automatic transmission is part of the required maintenance on any vehicle. The transmission requires the correct amount of fluid to run smoothly and shift up and down through the gears... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot an Auto Transmission?

Troubleshooting an automatic transmission usually requires disassembling the transmission and inspecting each of its components. However, doing so is extremely labor-intensive and hiring a professi... Read More »

Who made the auto transmission?

The automatic transmission was invented in 1904 by the Sturtevant brothers of Boston, Massachusetts. The device needed no clutch because it used special centrifugal weights that engaged or disengag... Read More »