Category: Common transmission problems

How to Take Care of Your Automatic Gearbox on a Daily Basis MILTA Technology
Apr 14, 2021
How to Take Care of Your Automatic Gearbox on a Daily Basis

Automatic cars used to be a lot less common in the UK, but over the years they have increased in popularity, which means more people than ever managing an automatic gearbox instead of a manual one. The tricky part is that we often all of us learn to drive in manual transmission cars, but perhaps […]

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10 Bad Habits That Might Kill Your Gearbox MILTA Technology
Feb 10, 2021
10 Bad Habits That Might Kill Your Gearbox

Whether you own a car with a manual or an automatic gearbox, there are and always will be clever ways of destroying your transmission. You might acquire some of these habits without even realizing they are bad for your gearbox. If you’re reading this, we have good news! Most of these habits are really simple […]

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Car Fluid Leaks: How To Identify The Cause MILTA Technology
Oct 08, 2020
Car Fluid Leaks: How To Identify The Cause

Spotting a puddle of unknown liquid underneath your car can be a heart-stopping moment. It’s essential to try and figure out what the fluid is before you drive off. Depending on what the fluid was, your car may not work correctly. If you have a transmission fluid leak, then driving could be dangerous and damage […]

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How Do You Fix Delayed Engagement In An Automatic Gearbox? MILTA Technology
Sep 25, 2020
How Do You Fix Delayed Engagement In An Automatic Gearbox?

Delayed engagement is, at best, an annoyance. It is usually only a symptom of a bigger problem. If left unattended, it will turn into a more serious, and more expensive problem. So, if you are experiencing delayed engagement, then it is wise to get it looked at sooner rather than later. Diagnosing The Cause To […]

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Why Is My Vehicle Leaking Transmission Fluid? MILTA Technology
Oct 23, 2019
Why Is My Vehicle Leaking Transmission Fluid?

If you spot a red or brown fluid leaking from your vehicle and dripping onto the road, garage or driveway, then this is not a sign you should ignore. It is likely that this red fluid is automatic transmission fluid, and if it is leaking or dripping onto the ground, then there could be a […]

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What To Do If Gears Slip In Your Automatic Gearbox MILTA Technology
Oct 09, 2019
What To Do If Gears Slip In Your Automatic Gearbox

Automatic vehicles are known for their reliability and longevity. However, there are still some common issues that you may uncover during the lifespan of your car. One of these problems is when the transmission slips or won’t stay in the right gear for any length of time. If your transmission slips, then it is not […]

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How To Maintain A Luxury Car MILTA Technology
Apr 30, 2019
How To Maintain A Luxury Car

For many people, owning a luxury car is a dream come true. A dream they may have worked incredibly hard to achieve.  It is, however, also one they will need to work hard to maintain because taking care of a luxury care takes time and effort. Maintaining The Look Of A Luxury Car When you […]

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Will Your Next Car Run On Biofuel? MILTA Technology
Apr 25, 2019
Will Your Next Car Run On Biofuel?

With an increased interest in the environmental impact the products we buy are having on the planet, it’s probably no surprise that more and more consumers are looking for alternatives to the petrol and diesel cars that currently dominate the automotive market. This is why we are seeing an increase in the number of electric […]

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Valve Body failure MILTA Technology
Feb 14, 2017
Valve Body failure

One of the most common problems we see with the DSG 6-speed transmission is failure of the valve body. The symptoms of such failure, like jerking and uneven drive, are usually disregarded by the users and lead to more severe consequences. The valve body is responsible for engaging and disengaging the clutches. In a dual-clutch […]

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Transmission Control Unit failure MILTA Technology
Feb 09, 2017
Transmission Control Unit failure

The Transmission Control Unit (TCU) is one of the most common problems that we usually deal with. This module is essentially the brain of the gearbox, and it makes all the decisions about changing the gears based on all the information it gathers. When TCU fails, it should light the fault indicator on your dashboard. […]

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