How to Service the Transmission in an Auto?

Answer The transmission on your car or truck plays an important role in the function of your car and truck. Your transmission shifts from gear to gear and when you decelerate in your car or truck. Part of... Read More »

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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 »

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 »

Auto Transmission Oil Types?

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 »

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 »