Tag: Gearbox

May 20, 2020
Is This The End For Manual Transmission Vehicles?

In the past, a true car lover would have a manual transmission and enjoy the power of manual shifting gears to suit the driving need. Automatic transmissions were considered slow, clunky, unreliable and expensive. However, now, automatic transmissions are lightning-quick and super-smooth, making for a really enjoyable driving experience, so does this mean the end […]

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May 13, 2020
Why Do I Need To Service My Automatic Transmission?

More and more drivers are making the switch to automatic vehicles. The many benefits are difficult to ignore, including easy hill starts, effortless traffic control and minimal maintenance. However, automatic transmissions are not entirely maintenance-free and still need some care and attention. You might have heard that automatic transmissions need servicing just like a manual […]

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Mar 30, 2020
What Is A Gearbox Filter Kit?

The transmission fluid in the gearbox of your automatic car is performing two vital functions. It both cleans and cools your gearbox. This allows your gearbox to keep functioning smoothly. The filter stops the large pieces of debris from moving around your transmission. It picks out things like metal shavings and dirt. When it is […]

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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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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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Sep 22, 2019
What Is A Transmission Control Module?

While an automatic vehicle is loved for its simplicity and ease, it is still important to know how your vehicle works, just in case there is ever an issue. By having an understanding of what goes on under the bonnet means you are more likely to spot problems early on which usually means a cheaper […]

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May 15, 2019
Why customers all over the world go to Milta Technology

Last year, the average new car in the UK cost just over £33,000, a significant investment for most people.  If you’re looking for a luxury car, the price you pay will be much higher than that.  Which is why maintaining your car once you’ve bought it is so important and why going to an expert […]

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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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Dec 31, 2016
Don’t run on neutral when driving downhill

When you put your gears in neutral when driving downhill, you are taking away from yourself the ability to control the car completely. You still have the capacity to use your brakes without any problems, but you cannot increase the speed instantly. And sometimes you may need some immediate acceleration. Another advantage of keeping it […]

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