Category: Car maintenance

What to Do When the Car Starts Making Disturbing Noises MILTA Technology
Jan 20, 2023
What to Do When the Car Starts Making Disturbing Noises

Besides the hum of your car’s engine, and the general background noise that comes with driving on any public road, you shouldn’t hear that many particular sounds from your car. Newer cars come with a lot of extra beeps and lights, of course, because of their digital displays and numerous new functions, but all of […]

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How Difficult Is It to Swap Manual for Automatic Gearbox? MILTA Technology
Jan 10, 2023
How Difficult Is It to Swap Manual for Automatic Gearbox?

While the UK has long been a bastion of supporters of the traditional manual gearbox, opinion is fast changing. In just the last few years, there has been a totally unprecedented shift in driving habits toward choosing automatic cars over manual ones. But why? In short, improving technology, lowering prices, and better performance and reliability […]

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How to Predict and Manage Possible Issues with the Audi A3 MILTA Technology
Jan 03, 2023
How to Predict and Manage Possible Issues with the Audi A3

The Audi A3 was first launched back in 1996 and has since been a very popular and successful model in the company’s eclectic range. The A3 is notable for being made available both in saloon and hatchback models, with the latter being especially popular here in the UK — as compact cars often are. The […]

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How to Take Care of Your Gearbox MILTA Technology
Dec 27, 2022
How to Take Care of Your Gearbox

Whether you drive an automatic or a manual car, the gearbox/transmission is undoubtedly one of the most critical parts. Of course, your vehicle won’t work properly if virtually any part is faulty, but the transmission remains among the most fundamental systems, along with the engine, and the wheels! So, the key to a healthy car […]

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Transmissions Most Vulnerable to Failure MILTA Technology
Dec 23, 2022
Transmissions Most Vulnerable to Failure

Regardless of how much one’s car cost when bought, it’s reasonable to expect at least 100,000 miles of life from the transmission. For those with a decent gearbox in place, and for those who follow the manufacturer recommended maintenance schedule, that lifespan can easily double to 200,000 miles assuming that there are no collisions or […]

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How to Care for an Automatic Transmission MILTA Technology
Dec 20, 2022
How to Care for an Automatic Transmission

Believe it or not, automatic vehicles are quickly becoming the new norm in the UK. No, we aren’t just talking about electric vehicles here with their unique sort of transmission, but automatics in general have already become the most popular choice for new car purchases and registrations. Figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and […]

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How to Prepare Your Car for Winter MILTA Technology
Dec 16, 2022
How to Prepare Your Car for Winter

The weather is taking a cold turn, and you know that the chilly and dark days of winter are essentially here, and only set to get worse in the coming weeks. You’ve likely been through at least a few winters with your current car already, if not several cars in the past. This being the […]

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How Often Should I Check and Service My Automatic Gearbox? MILTA Technology
Dec 09, 2022
How Often Should I Check and Service My Automatic Gearbox?

When it comes to car maintenance, it’s easy to make everything about the engine. With all attention focused on the engine, other parts that need your care and investment can fall by the wayside. One such system actually happens to be just as critical as the engine, not to mention just as intricate (if not […]

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How Do I Know Which Transmission Fluid is Right for My Automatic Gearbox? MILTA Technology
Dec 02, 2022
How Do I Know Which Transmission Fluid is Right for My Automatic Gearbox?

If you were to ask your neighbours or friends about the type of transmission fluid their car uses, what do you think they would say? What would you say if you were asked the same question? If your answer is something like “the standard one” or “the same one everyone uses,” then you might be […]

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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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