There are a number of things that may cause a transmission to fail; overheating, debris in the wrong place, or the natural wear and tear on transmission components, to name a few. However, these factors are not the leading cause of transmission failure. Take it from Permian Basin Transmission, Inc in Odessa, TX - the number one cause is neglected maintenance.
At Permian Basin Transmission, Inc in Odessa, TX, transmissions are our specialty. That means knowing how they work, how they wear out, what wears them out, and how to fix it. In this article, we’ll explore the way stop and go traffic affects your transmission.
Checking the fluid level on your transmission is fairly easy, but a bit more complicated than checking your oil. Firstly, this only applies to automatic transmissions, and secondly, some modern cars don’t have dipsticks or dipstick tubes to check and add transmission fluid. With that in mind, here are some tips from Permian Basin Transmission, Inc in Odessa, TX in regard to checking your transmission fluid.
For all your transmission repair and maintenance needs, trust the specialists with the knowledge and ability necessary to keep your car, truck, or SUV reliably on the road.
At Permian Basin Transmission, Inc in Odessa, TX, we prioritize quality over everything. A huge aspect of that goal is keeping up with the technology of the modern era.
At Permian Basin Transmission, Inc in Odessa, TX, we understand that there are endless ways a transmission can sound, behave, and feel, depending on what type of car it’s in, what type of transmission it is, and the state of the vehicle’s repair. Sometimes, when people buy a different car, they notice it doesn’t act the same as their last car, which leads them to believe there is a problem.
You’ve heard the term “slipping transmission” before, and you know it’s nothing good. What exactly does a transmission slip feel like, and how much of a problem is it if your transmission is slipping? At Permian Basin Transmission, Inc in Odessa, TX, our expert technicians have diagnosed and repaired every type of transmission issue in the book. Here’s a short explanation of transmission slippage, and what action you should take to get rid of it.
Transmissions, while generally durable, can be highly complicated devices. For this reason, they are also expensive to replace, and maintaining one will save you a lot of headache and money in the future. This article from Permian Basin Transmission, Inc in Odessa, TX discusses how your driving habits affect your transmission. While automatic transmissions are by far the most common, there are still a considerable number of manual transmissions on the road, so this article covers both.
While your transmission can certainly fail silently, there are certainly sounds which indicate you have an issue. The sooner you catch a transmission problem the better, so Permian Basin Transmission, Inc in Odessa, TX wants you to know what to listen for.
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