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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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How Do I Know What Kind of Automatic Gearbox I Have? MILTA Technology
Jun 18, 2022
How Do I Know What Kind of Automatic Gearbox I Have?

Are you aware of the exact type of automatic transmission that your car has? Were you even aware that there are several distinct and different types of automatic transmission out there? If you always assumed that automatic transmission units were basically the same thing, then today’s blog post is one you should definitely read. First, […]

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What Happens Before a Gearbox Repair? MILTA Technology
Jun 02, 2022
What Happens Before a Gearbox Repair?

If you’ve ever taken your vehicle in to have its gearbox serviced and/or repaired, then you might have noticed the mechanic taking a few important steps before they set to work. With the gearbox — especially an automatic gearbox — being one of the most complex systems on your vehicle, it’s logical that even the […]

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Whats The Biggest Challenge of Switching to Electric Vehicles MILTA Technology
May 30, 2022
Whats The Biggest Challenge of Switching to Electric Vehicles

For a while now we have some time to adjust to the looming and much-publicised deadline of 2030. This is the year where the government’s proposed ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars will come into effect, followed by new hybrid vehicles in 2035. These two milestones effectively mark the end of […]

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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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What's brake energy recuperation and how does it work? MILTA Technology
May 18, 2022
What’s brake energy recuperation and how does it work?

The concept of brake energy recuperation, now known more commonly as “regenerative braking” is a groundbreaking and potentially game-changing technology that is chiefly employed in hybrid-electric (HEV/PHEV) and battery-electric vehicles (BEVs). The main idea is that as the car is slowing, kinetic and mechanical energy from the wheels can be captured and transformed into electrical […]

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What is the ASG? Why Is It an Important Innovation? MILTA Technology
May 15, 2022
What is the ASG? Why Is It an Important Innovation?

Those familiar with vehicle transmissions may already know what an ASG is, but for those not in the know, it stands for automated shift gearbox. It’s one of the most significant automotive innovations from Volkswagen in recent years, and in today’s blog we’re going to spend some time looking at what they are, what sets […]

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Car Accessories Worth Considering Before a Long Road Trip MILTA Technology
May 12, 2022
Car Accessories Worth Considering Before a Long Road Trip

With the summer holidays fast approaching, you might well be already planning your family’s next UK or European road trip. You could be driving to the Scottish Highlands or to the French Riviera — it makes no difference — there are key accessories that you should keep in the car to make the road trip […]

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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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Why VW's Dual Clutch is Such an Important Milestone in Automatic Transmission Technology MILTA Technology
Apr 27, 2022
Why VW’s Dual Clutch is Such an Important Milestone in Automatic Transmission Technology

The Volkswagen brand is known for many great achievements over the years, and is now closely associated with high-quality yet affordable cars across a wide spectrum of vehicle types, including a growing range of electric cars. Among the group’s many technical achievements, one that simply has to be counted is the creation of the world’s […]

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