What Causes Hard Shifting? Understanding & Maintaining Your Transmission

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Transmission problems have earned the reputation of being one of the most expensive car repairs that a driver can encounter, so if you experience what’s commonly called a “hard shift,” you might begin to worry that you’re in for a costly trip to the mechanic. Furthermore, transmission problems typically leave a vehicle immobile until repaired, which might require a tow … Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Maintaining Your Manual Transmission

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If you drive stick, you’re part of an exclusive club. Believe it or not, studies have indicated that only 18% of Americans can drive a stick shift. For us car folks, that sounds crazy. A manual transmission gives you a ton of benefits. You have more control, better gas mileage, and often lower maintenance costs. Plus driving stick is fun. … Read More