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HOPE FOR YOUR VEHICLE'S TRANSMISSION, TRANSMISSION REPAIR DALLAS
The transmission of your vehicle allows the power from its engine to turn the wheels to get you to where you need to go. If that transmission is worn, slipping or simply not working correctly, transmission repair Dallas can get your vehicle moving once again.
While there are still many vehicles that depend on a manual transmission, by far the most popular transmission sold in vehicles today is the automatic. Automatic transmissions are complex pieces of machinery that include pumps, valves, fluids and filters to move your car from point A to point B. If your vehicle is not moving or you can feel the transmission slipping, any number of items could be causing the problem. On thing is for sure, it is not going to get better on its own. At the first sign of a problem, the best thing to do is take the vehicle to one of The Transmission Shops locations. Early service can keep a minor problem from becoming a major one. More importantly, early service can prevent you from being stranded in the middle of traffic on North Central or some other freeway with a vehicle that will not move.
If your vehicle is equipped with a manual transmission, clutches and throw out bearings are some of the more common problems to arise. With manual transmissions, the rule of thumb is to replace both the clutch and throw out bearing when one or the other goes out. This can save the expense of pulling the transmission a second time for the second replacement. Signs that your manual transmission may need service include: slipping transmission at take off or when rapidly accelerating and difficulty in taking the transmission into or out of a gear. Other repairs to the manual transmission may include turning of the flywheel if it has become excessively worn.
No matter what type of transmission is in your vehicle, one of the best things that you can do to prevent problems is to be sure that the transmission is serviced regularly. The owners manual of your vehicle should suggest a service schedule. By ensuring that fluids are at the correct level, you can help to keep your transmission alive for much longer. The fluid not only helps to transfer power, it is an integral part of keeping the transmission cool. Overheating is one of the biggest enemies of an automatic transmission and operating your vehicle on a hot Texas day when the fluid level is low can cause overheating and damage to the transmission. Follow the directions in your vehicle owners manual to check the transmission fluid levels. If necessary add more to bring the fluid level to the full mark on the dipstick.
Whether it is simply time for a transmission check up according to the maintenance schedule or you are having difficulty with the transmission of your vehicle, transmission repair Dallas can help. They can provide the preventative maintenance to keep your vehicle's transmission operating as it should. If the vehicle is in need of repair, they have the expertise to repair or replace your vehicle's transmission.