Signs of Transmission Problems You Can’t Ignore

Transmission Problems. One sign of possible trouble is difficulty shifting between gears. If your car tends to get stuck as you try and shift manually the fluid may be low or too thick, or the cables and clutch may need to be readjusted. Sometimes the gears begin slipping also, spontaneously popping out of gear when you least expect it. If you’re …

Every thing you need to know about bad oxygen sensors in cars

Input from a variety of sensors helps the computerized engine control systems to regulate engine performance and various important functions. So, it becomes quite important for the sensors to provide accurate information otherwise car maintenance issues may occur. One of the important sensors in this system includes the oxygen sensor. This sensor is …

Prevent and Fix Power Steering Fluid Leak

Technology has led to development and manufacture of many automatic vehicles. These automatic vehicles have been installed with a power steering system that is more efficient than the manual steering. The power steering reduces the amount of energy that is required to turn the steering. The power steering works by providing some feedback forces that …

Superchargers Vs Turbos, which way to go?

Forced induction is one of the most common ways through which vehicles’ engines are boosted. During forced induction, boost is generated by compressing the air which usually flows in the engine. This means more fuel will be pumped into the engine since the compressed air has more oxygen. The car then gets more power from the explosions in the cylinders. …

Understanding torque and horsepower

The word torque and horsepower in cars may sound like jargons. However, they are important and one needs to understand these concepts. You cannot fully understand how your car performs without getting to know all about the torque and horsepower. Other than the technical meaning and implication, it is mandatory that every driver knows the benefits of …

Automatic Transmission Slipping and how to fix it?

Transmission slipping can abandon you stranded and may involve an excessive rebuild or new transmission altogether. Dodge costly transmission repairs with a little foundation knowledge into the warning indications of automatic transmission slipping. A vehicle’s transmission permits engaged and controlled utilization of the force coming from the …

Things You Need To Do After a Car Accident

Auto accidents comes when you least expect it and can be very stressful. It doesn’t matter how careful you might be on the road, whenever you are involved in an accident you should to be aware of the steps and procedures you are supposed to follow to correct the matter in the most suitable and appropriate manner. Many people don’t take it upon …

Wheel Bearing and Wheel Bearing Noise

If you ever have heard that roaring noise when driving down the road might be a wheel bearing. You changed your worn out tires thinking it would fix the problem. Nope. One way to diagnose if it is even a wheel bearing noise is to drive normally at a constant speed not accelerating or decelerating. Then sway the car left to right slightly and listen …