Automatic Transmissions

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

Automatic Transmissions

Many people prefer their car to have an automatic transmission.  Standard transmissions and shifting gears requires more effort.

Here are a few facts about  Automatic Transmissions that may be helpful:

1. Driving a vehicle with an automatic transmission is easier. Many are just too afraid to learn how to use a clutch and stick shift.

2. Automatic transmissions need to be regularly serviced and maintained.

3. Some vehicles with automatic transmission also have a tow package that comes in handy at  times.

4. Automatic transmissions tend to use more gas than standard transmissions.




Car Accident Attorney Portland Oregon

Friday, December 6th, 2013

Do You Need a Car Accident Attorney in Portland Oregon?


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Transmission Service

Friday, December 6th, 2013

The Keys for a Longer Lasting Transmission

Proper maintenance and skilled transmission diagnostics are what will keep your transmission running longer. Most cars have a “check engine” light if something isn’t right. However regular preventive maintenance will reduce your chances of transmission failure.

No matter what vehicle you drive car, truck, SUV or van the problems most common with automatic transmissions are overload, heat, to many miles combined with a lack of preventative maintenance. True computers in today’s engines control the automatic transmission. Here in Gresham and Troutdale our cold winters and hot summers can effect the transmission of your vehicle.  Bringing your car in twice a year will help to insure that it will run smoothly all year long.

Call today and make an appointment (503) 665-9892