Category: Avoiding Troubles

Recent Changes to the Highway Code You Should Know About MILTA Technology
Aug 01, 2022
Recent Changes to the Highway Code You Should Know About

The Highway Code is the basic set of rules of the road that we all learn about when we are learner drivers in the UK, with most of us picking up a lot of the knowledge even before that time. Our knowledge and understanding of this code are tested in both segments of the current […]

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How Spending Money on Your Gearbox Now Can Help Save More In the Future MILTA Technology
Jul 28, 2022
How Spending Money on Your Gearbox Now Can Help Save More In the Future

How do you feel when you start to think about the cost of servicing your car? Does the prospect of receiving a bill from a mechanic frighten you somewhat? Are you afraid that you won’t be able to keep up with the costs of maintenance? Some people who might answer “yes” to this question are […]

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Why You Should Regularly Service Your Automatic Gearbox MILTA Technology
Jun 22, 2022
Why You Should Regularly Service Your Automatic Gearbox

Have you ever skipped over a bit of maintenance for your car because you thought it was a “waste of money”? Perhaps you were a little short on funds one month so you thought the car could do without its regular service or maintenance because it seems to be running just fine anyway, right? If […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the "Park" Gear MILTA Technology
May 26, 2022
Everything You Need to Know About the “Park” Gear

Do you drive an automatic car? If you’ve driven one for many years, then you’ll doubtless already be very familiar with the gear shift and its functions. However, a large number of UK drivers are just coming to drive automatic vehicles for the first time. Between 2019 and 2021, sales of new automatic cars finally […]

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How Do I Know Which Transmission Fluid is Best for My Gearbox? MILTA Technology
Apr 30, 2022
How Do I Know Which Transmission Fluid is Best for My Gearbox?

Way back when, it seemed there were essentially only two types of automatic transmission fluid (ATF), Type A and Type F. The latter was for Ford cars, and the former for all the others. Times have moved on and now the list of transmission fluids has grown. But how can you know for sure which […]

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What Happens to Your Automatic Gearbox When You Don't Replace the Fluid Regularly? MILTA Technology
Apr 23, 2022
What Happens to Your Automatic Gearbox When You Don’t Replace the Fluid Regularly?

One of the most important and yet also the most relatively simple pieces of maintenance that needs to be done on your automatic transmission vehicle is changing of the transmission fluid. It typically needs to happen at the very least every 60,000 miles, but depending on how much you drive and your driving style, you […]

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Spring Maintenance - What’s Worth Checking Before the Spring Season? MILTA Technology
Apr 08, 2022
Spring Maintenance – What’s Worth Checking Before the Spring Season?

Spring is just around the corner, perhaps just one more cold snap away. With that being the case, it’s time to consider what kind of useful maintenance you can do on your car to prepare for the new season. The fact is that winter is a punishing few months for your car. The extreme temperatures, […]

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How Do I Know If My Gearbox Needs More Fluid MILTA Technology
Apr 05, 2022
How Do I Know If My Gearbox Needs More Fluid

Transmission fluid is one of the many critical fluids that help your car to run properly. It is to your transmission what engine oil is to the engine. It simultaneously lubricates and cools the many moving parts and ensures that the transmission runs smoothly and properly. Also like the engine, your transmission is a component […]

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What Are the Most Common Damages to Automatic Gearboxes? MILTA Technology
Feb 24, 2022
What Are the Most Common Damages to Automatic Gearboxes?

It used to be that the automatic gearbox was a minority in the UK. Most of the country held the view that you had to “go manual, or go home” and automatics were only for: Elderly drivers who were tired of manual shifting Lazy drivers People who couldn’t pass their driving test in a manual […]

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What to Think About Before Taking Your Car for an MOT MILTA Technology
Feb 21, 2022
What to Think About Before Taking Your Car for an MOT

When your car is more than 3 years old, by law you are required to pass an MOT test to prove that the vehicle is still roadworthy. If you take the MOT and fail, you have to address all the problems that are raised up by the mechanics before you can take the test again […]

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