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Your vehicle's transmission has hundreds of interconnected parts that are constantly moving, rubbing, heating up, and interacting with other internal and external components. The transmission in your vehicle is considered the heart in the human body; you need to keep it healthy to move day by day. The same thing happens with your vehicle's transmission; it needs to be in good condition to run smoothly and last longer.
If your vehicle is having transmission troubles, it is essential to catch it early before it becomes a more complicated and costly issue. Below are some transmission troubles that you can check to identify if it is time to take your vehicle to the mechanic.
Signs of transmission problems
Transmission shifting delays: If your vehicle is experiencing any pause in forwarding motion when it's shifting from first gear or beyond, there is a delay in your vehicle transmission which means it's time to take it to the mechanic
Car shaking at any speed
Transmission slipping, grinding, or jumping during acceleration
Clunking or whistling sounds coming from your car
Thick, foul-smelling transmission fluid on the dipstick
Most common transmission troubles
Low or dirty transmission fluid caused by leaking, contamination, or age
Wrong gear synchronizers on manual transmissions
Failed needle roller bearings
There can be many other transmission troubles that your vehicle goes through, but remember that giving it maintenance often can prevent more significant and expensive damage. If you suspect you might be having transmission troubles, don't wait any longer and visit our expert team now! We can help you.
Even if you have a simple transmission maintenance question, our expert team at Super Service of Aliso Viejo can help you! Schedule an appointment at Super Service, and let us give you a complete diagnosis. And remember to add us on Facebook for news and updates! We look forward to seeing you soon.