Category: Did you know

Everything You Need to Know About a Wet Clutch MILTA Technology
Oct 18, 2021
Everything You Need to Know About a Wet Clutch

If you’ve ever read about car clutches and other components, you’ve likely come across the terms “wet clutch” and “dry clutch” – what do these terms mean? What makes a clutch wet? Is it submerged in water? Is it constantly sprayed with a sprinkler type of system? In today’s blog, we are aiming to inform […]

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What’s So Special About VAG’s DSG Gearbox? MILTA Technology
Oct 09, 2021
What’s So Special About VAG’s DSG Gearbox?

The Direct-Shift Gearbox (DSG) was invented and first used by Volkswagen in 2003. The first model to contain it as a mass-production element was the Golf R32. Now there are tens of millions of VW cars that house this transmission unit and it has helped to seal VW Group’s (VAG) reputation as a true master […]

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Why Regular Brake Maintenance is Essential MILTA Technology
Sep 23, 2021
Why Regular Brake Maintenance is Essential

The brakes are probably your car’s most fundamental and important safety features. Without properly working brakes, your car is simply not roadworthy in any sense of the word. How is it that you keep your brakes in good working order? In today’s blog, we’ll be giving you all the reason why regular brake maintenance is […]

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How Does Car Leasing Work and Is It Worth It MILTA Technology
Sep 16, 2021
How Does Car Leasing Work and Is It Worth It

Car leasing has become a popular choice in the British automotive market, although it’s rarely called as such. You might have seen it called something like a “Personal Contract Hire” or “Personal Contract Purchase” or a similar name. All of these names indicate one form or another of leasing, usually differentiated by some unique terms […]

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What Does GTI Stand For? MILTA Technology
Sep 03, 2021
What Does GTI Stand For?

Three magic letters that seem to push the price of any car higher are “GTI.” Most people know that GTI has something to do with performance, but if you put them on the spot and ask them about this acronym, they probably can’t tell you exactly what it stands for, or can they? Well, in […]

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Why Might Your Car Need a Computer Diagnostic? MILTA Technology
Sep 01, 2021
Why Might Your Car Need a Computer Diagnostic?

In the old days of being a mechanic, discovering what was wrong with a vehicle was a pretty tough job. The internal combustion engine is a complex machine with a huge number of moving parts. You would first have to listen to the symptoms described by the driver, and then based on that investigate a […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Gear Shift Letters & Numbers MILTA Technology
Aug 25, 2021
Everything You Need To Know About Gear Shift Letters & Numbers

You would be surprised by the number of drivers who operate vehicles with an automatic gearbox and have no idea what the letters and numbers beside or on their gear lever mean. While it is less important than actually knowing how to operate a car it is always good to know the details which separate […]

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How to Extend the Lifespan of Parts in Your Automatic Gearbox MILTA Technology
Aug 11, 2021
How to Extend the Lifespan of Parts in Your Automatic Gearbox

You probably know already that getting a replacement gearbox is a very expensive thing to do. It can cost thousands of pounds depending on the brand, style and how advanced the unit is. It’s important, therefore, to do everything that you can to prolong the lifespan of all the critical parts in your automatic gearbox. […]

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What Is a DSG Gearbox? How Does It Work? MILTA Technology
Aug 05, 2021
What Is a DSG Gearbox? How Does It Work?

For many years, drivers seemed to have to make a trade-off between performance and convenience when it came to their car’s transmission. Either they went for performance by opting for a manual transmission, or they went for convenience by choosing an automatic. The manual transmission car offers a more dynamic experience, with the driver in […]

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Post-Brexit Trip to Europe – What You Need to Know MILTA Technology
Jul 27, 2021
Post-Brexit Trip to Europe – What You Need to Know

On January 23, 2020 the United Kingdom parliament ratified the withdrawal agreement with the European Union and on January 29, 2020, almost 4 years after the results of the EU membership referendum were announced in June 2016, the UK for better or worse finally left the European Union. Obviously, Brexit has many implications on a […]

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