Category: Transmission Problems

Torque Converter Problems: Signs, Causes, & Replacement

The torque converter is the part of your car that handles how much fluid is passed on to the automatic transmission and allows your engine to continue running while at a complete stop. This component is really important, and if it happens to malfunction it could potentially cause erratic behavior such …

Transmission Solenoid: Function & Common Problems

While manual transmissions make use of the clutch to change gears, automatic transmissions rely on a complicated hydraulic system for shifting, and the transmission solenoid is especially important for this process. Transmission fluid is directed throughout the valve body by various transmission solenoids–such as the transmissionshift solenoid, lockup solenoid, or …

Transmission Slipping: Causes & DIY

Transmission slipping can be a major issue, especially for automatic cars and less so for manual transmissions. If your car is showing signs of slipping then you need to get it fixed quick. What can start off as a small problem can easily turn into a bigger issue later on that …

Transmission Problems Guide

Transmission Problems Guide Transmission problems happen all the time and sometimes for no obvious reason. However it happened, they are a real pain in the butt and causes more stress than you need. Most of the time it’s because of poor maintenance and lack of service, but transmission problems can …