Tips

Transmission Maintenance Tips

The transmission system is usually ignored until there is a major problem. Many people who noticed their car is not running properly ignore the problem with the hope that the symptoms will work themselves out. This could result in more extensive damage to your vehicle as the problem becomes more severe. The following symptoms may indicate a problem with your transmission.

  • Failing or delaying when shifting gears.
  • Thumping or lagging when shifting.
  • The engine speeds up when you apply the gas, but the car does not.
  • Red, pink or brown puddles under your car.
  • The need to add transmission fluid.
  • Unusual noises, such as a whining sound when you step on the accelerator, a grinding noise, or a banging noise when you come to a stop.
  • Your car fails to move when cold, but improves once it is warmed up.
  • Engine overheating.
  • Failing ore delaying when shifting.
  • Thumping or lagging when shifting.
  • The engine speeds up when you apply the gas, but the car does not.
  • Red, pink or brown puddles under your car.
  • The need to add transmission fluid.
  • Unusual noises, such as a whining sound when you step on the accelerator, a grinding noise, or a banging noise when you come to a stop.
  • Your car fails to move when cold, but improves once it is warmed up.
  • Engine overheating.

If you suspect there is a problem with your car, have it checked out before more damage is done. Call Win Tech Transmission and one of our highly skilled; customer friendly, courteous technicians will be most happy to offer you a NO OBLIGATION, FREE CONSULTATION.



Courtesy check your vehicle Every 3 months or 3,000 miles as below service schedule:

  • Automatic Transmission Fluid
  • Battery and Cables
  • Belts
  • Check Engine Light On
  • Engine Air Filter
  • Engine Oil and Filter
  • Exhaust
  • Fuel Filter
  • Hoses
  • Lights
  • Power Steering Fluid
  • Tire Inflation and Condition
  • Windshield Washer Fluid



Every 6 months or 6,000 miles:

  • Automatic Transmission Fluid
  • Battery and Cables
  • Belts
  • Chassis Lubrication
  • Check Engine Light On
  • Polish
  • Engine Air Filter
  • Engine Oil and Filter
  • Exhaust
  • Fuel Filter
  • Hoses
  • Lights
  • Power Steering Fluid
  • Tire Inflation and Condition
  • Windshield Washer Fluid
  • Wiper Blades



How can my gear box stand longer?

  • Install Transmission Oil Cooler
  • Every 20°drop in operating temperature can double oil and equipment life.
  • Enable gear box to stay longer and durable



Use a transcooler if you:

  • Tow boats, trailers or fifth wheels
  • Drive in stop-and-go traffic
  • Climb steep grades
  • Drive in hot weather