Who made the first manual transmission?

Answer The manual transmission was first used and invented in the United States and Canada. It was created by Louis-Rene Panhard and Emile Levassor in 1894. By the year 1904 the manual transmission was be... Read More »

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Is there a transmission fluid change for a manual transmission?

Yes, but the necessity of changing fluid depends on your vehicle. Some newer models are essentially maintenance-free; refer to the owner's manual of your make and model. If there is any noise or pe... Read More »

Does a manual transmission have transmission fluid?

Yes, a manual transmission uses fluid, and in some cases, the fluid is the same as what is used in automatic transmissions. In other cases, regular motor oil or hypoid gear oil is used in place of ... Read More »

What Is a manual transmission?

Transmissions can be either manual or automatic. Manual transmissions allow the driver to decide when to shift. According to Progressive Insurance, 8 to 10 percent percent of annual automotive sale... Read More »

An Oil Leak in a Manual Transmission?

Leaks from the bottom of a vehicle's engine can be worrisome and confusing. Determining the area of leakage and the cause is important for the health of a car, especially if the leak is from a manu... Read More »