Category: Transmission Repair

What is a Continuously Variable Transmission?

October 5th, 2021 by

What is a CVT, and How Does it Work? A continuously variable transmission (CVT) is replacing the traditional automatic transmission in an increasing number of cars and sport utility vehicles, but few know what it is. In this article, we’ll give you a quick rundown of what a CVT is, how it may be different

Why Transmission Repair is Critical for Your Vehicle

August 2nd, 2021 by

What is a Driveline, and How Do I Know When it Needs to be Serviced? Your vehicle’s driveline is made up of several moving parts that are not connected to the engine or transmission. It consists of the driveshaft, axles, wheels, differentials, and joints, all of which are collectively known as the drivetrain, and to

What’s the Difference Between Automatic and Manual Transmissions?

January 11th, 2021 by

Automatic and Manual Transmissions It may sound like a silly question, but do you know the difference between an automatic and manual transmission? The surface-level answer is obvious: one changes gears automatically and the other manually. However, most people know little more than that. Understanding how your transmission works can help you better maintain it,

When Should You Get a Transmission Flush?

August 24th, 2020 by

Is It Time for a Transmission Flush? You likely know that transmission repair services can be among the most expensive. Your transmission, whether automatic or manual, is a complex machine. Preventative maintenance can help to ensure that it stays in good condition so that you can avoid major repairs. Depending on your vehicle, you may

Signs You Need Transmission Repair

March 29th, 2019 by

How to Tell if Your Vehicle Has a Problem Do you know what the transmission does in your vehicle? It’s okay if you don’t. Austin’s Pro Max in Tacoma, Washington knows that not all drivers are automotive experts, but we do want all drivers to know what problem signs to watch out for. That way,