The transmission in your car helps your car adjust speed and power based on the way that you are driving and on how hard you are pressing on the accelerator. The transmission is a very important part of your car and making sure it is in working order can make a big difference.
The transmission in a car works to help the engine to compensate and give the car more power. A great way to understand it is to think about when you are going up a hill. You are pressing on the gas pedal to keep the car at a constant rate of speed, the car is going to have to work harder and shift gears, which is what the transmission does, to go up the hill and maintain the speed you want. A transmission is necessary as it does help your car to maintain the speed that you want and to keep going when you are ready to drive. A transmission is a necessary part of your car and without it, your car is not going to drive at all. The transmission is constantly moving and it does need to be repaired in some cases when it becomes old, when it is used often, and when you shift gears often. Although you may not need to replace the transmission itself often, the transmission fluid does need to changed more frequently.
You might not need to have your transmission replaced often but when it does need to be replaced you will know it. If your transmission is going out you may notice that your car is not shifting gears like it should be, you may notice that the car shifts hard or makes a grinding noise often, and you may notice that your car is just hard to drive. If your transmission is going out you do need to have it taken care of at a professional service center for a few different reasons, for starters, to change out a transmission you do need to lift out the engine. Professional work is the best way to get your transmission replaced and to be sure that the work is done right and done well. While you can drive for a short time with a transmission that is going out or that might not be in the best shape, if your transmission goes out entirely you cannot drive.
Zeigler Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram offers a state of the art facility with great amenities. They also offer free wifi, complimentary beverages and more to help make your wait easier and more enjoyable. They have Saturday service hours, extended hours, and so much more so you can get your car in whenever you need it. Call us today or schedule your next transmission service online.