How to prevent your car from overheating

It’s a sight that no automobile owner wants to see: steam billowing from the bonnet. Longer trips in hot conditions can cause engines to work harder and cause overheating so it’s important to recognise that overheating of your car engine & automatic transmission is not something that’s unpredictable. It can be prevented by taking a few precautions, which we explain in this blog post.

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5 Signs of Transmission Trouble

Transmission problems can cause major damage throughout your car if left unchecked, ultimately leaving it completely undrivable. Drivers can avoid expensive bills in the future by getting transmission repairs at the first sign of trouble. Preventative repairs help your transmission to perform and last longer, and will also prevent the spread to other problems in your car, such as in the engine or brakes.

A transmission in poor working order can be dangerous as well, as it can affect your gear box performance, having serious consequences for the safety of your driving.

It is important that drivers recognise the signs of transmission trouble. Some of the major signs are: Continue reading

Why do I need a transmission repair?

Generally, installing a new transmission is one of the most costly expenses you will find for your car. Sometimes the cost of a new replacement can be shockingly more than the value of the car itself. You will be happy to know you can save lots of money by getting a transmission repair instead of a replacement. In addition, to being cost-effective you also prolong the lifespan of your treasured car.

The secret is to know when to repair your transmission well before the issues become unmanageable and degrade other motor parts of your car further. Continue reading