There’s a huge appeal to buying a used car from a private party seller. Bypass the dealership, the hidden fees, the markups, the hassle, and save yourself some money in the process. But what’s the risk? Have you found a deal or a dud?
Manual transmissions require far less maintenance than automatics. However, that doesn’t mean it doesn’t need a fluid check from time to time. Here’s what you should know about checking and adding fluid to your manual transmission, from Alvie's Transmission Service Unlimited in Jacksonville, FL.
For the first several decades of automotive history, transmissions weren’t reliant on electronics for operation. Today, that simply isn’t the case. At Alvie's Transmission Service Unlimited in Jacksonville, FL, we have the knowledge and equipment necessary to take care of even the most complex transmissions, no matter what type of car, truck, or SUV you drive.
“Valve body” is one of those nebulous car terms you hear all the time, but nobody seems to really know what it is. At Alvie's Transmission Service Unlimited in Jacksonville, FL, we know exactly what a valve body is, what it does, and are well equipped to address any issues your valve body may be experiencing.
Automatic transmissions are, to many, a mysterious aspect of automotive mechanics. Torque converters, on the same hand, are a mystery shrouded within a mystery. Here’s a basic rundown of how torque converters work, and how to know if yours is failing, from Alvie's Transmission Service Unlimited in Jacksonville, FL.