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3 Minutes a Month Can Save Your Transmission

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When it comes to transmissions, your fluid level is essential. Too much or too little fluid can affect pressure, cooling abilities, and lubrication. In order to best care for your vehicle, it's important to know what to look for, so from our shop here at C&R AutoWerx here are a few tips. 

Bad Transmission? Fix It or Sell It?

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So, you’ve determined your transmission is bad. What next? Choosing what to do can be overwhelming, and you need someone you can trust to help you decide what work needs to be done. C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX is here to help you make the right decision when it comes to your transmission. There are a few things to consider when your transmission goes out. You might feel inclined to just get a new car, but should you? 

Cheap Parts Don’t Cut It and Warranties Matter

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At C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, we’re in the business of quality. Quality work, quality parts, and quality service keep a business going. Here is a quick rundown on why it’s important to install components that will perform reliably, and keep you taken care of in the event that they don’t.

Clutch Problems are a Big Problem

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This is a clutch gone completely wrong and something you want to be sure doesn't happen with your vehicle! So how do you ensure you are not having an issue with your clutch when most drivers simply get in and drive? What do you look for? That is a question many of our customers ask us here at C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin and one this driver did not.

Common Transmission Issues

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Though transmissions are generally reliable, there are a great number of issues that can develop with one. From C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, here’s a general overview of the types of problems your transmission may develop, all of which we service and repair.

Everything you need to know about transmission sensors!

Diagnostic Tablet on engine transmission sensor

Our Lufkin drivers have been experiencing issues with their transmissions and there are a few things that we here at C&R AutoWerx feel are important to know so that you are more comfortable and confident if you are, indeed experiencing a transmission problem of any kind. First, if you drive a vehicle manufactured in the past few decades, there’s a good chance your transmission has a variety of sensors attached to it which monitors all kinds of things - fluid pressure, vehicle speed, temperature, air intake at the engine, and so on.  The first thing to check is your Transmission Sensor, which is a much more affordable fix than replacing your transmission!

External Components - Making Your Manual Transmission Work

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There are many parts and systems outside of the car’s transmission that is equally as important as the parts and systems inside the transmission. Without them, the transmission won’t do much. There’s no way to transfer power from the engine to the shafts, disengage it to shift the gears, or power the differential without them. Just in case you need us, at C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, we can help keep your transmission in top shape, but here’s what you need to know.

Four Wheel Drive and Transmission Maintenance

At C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, our mechanics are well trained and qualified to service any type of transmission, in any car, truck, or SUV. If your car is equipped with four-wheel drive or all-wheel drive, you probably know that your transmission is somewhat complicated, and therefore requires professional attention. Our technicians possess the knowledge, ability, and equipment necessary to keep your 4WD or AWD vehicle reliably on the road, and ready for any driving condition, any time. For all your transmission repair or maintenance needs, call or come by C&R AutoWerx today.

How are your transmission mounts?

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Your transmission mounts keep your transmission in place and suppress vibrations coming from the drivetrain. How do you know when to replace them or when they’re going bad. At C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, our goal is to educate you about your vehicle so that you can drive it safely and prolong its life. 

How can you tell if your transmission is slipping?

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A slipping transmission is never a good thing. What causes it, what forms does it take, and how do you know if yours is slipping? From C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, here’s what you need to know.

How Do I Fix My Manual Transmission Problem?

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Manual transmissions are generally more reliable than automatic transmissions. They don’t have as many parts, aren’t as complex, and can take a lot more abuse. However, if an issue is allowed to persist, more and more damage to surrounding components on your manual transmission will occur. C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX can help you take care of your car as soon as you notice a problem.

How Do I Keep My Transmission In Top Shape?

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Transmissions are complex pieces of equipment. Systems and components rely heavily on one another, and everything needs to be in working order for proper function. When one thing fails, there’s a snowball effect, and malfunctions and damages begin to occur. What can you do to make sure you keep it working? At C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, we want to help when you need it, but we also want to teach you how to maintain your vehicle on your own. Good maintenance is the single largest contributing factor to how long your transmission will last and how well it will continue to work. Here are a few key points on maintenance from the C&R AutoWerx technicians.

Is "Remanufactured" Worth It?

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What does “remanufactured” mean, and is it something you want? At C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, we strive for great service and a job well done. Part of that is equipping you with the knowledge you need to understand what’s going on when a repair is necessary on your car, truck or SUV. “Remanufactured” is a word that you’ll encounter in the automotive world. Many people perceive that to mean “used”, but that isn’t the case - here’s what you need to know.

Is a Stall Converter Your Next Step?

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Do you have a performance car, truck, or SUV that you’re looking to upgrade? A stall converter might be your next step; from C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, here’s what you need to know.

Is it time for a new transmission?

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Is your car, truck, or SUV experiencing transmission failure? At C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, we’re here to help. You have a variety of options as to how to handle your failed transmission and knowing your options will help you to make an informed decision.

Is That Shaking a Driveshaft Issue?

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Whatever type of truck you run in your fleet, they all have a driveshaft that connects the transmission to the differential, transferring power to the wheels. At C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, we specialize in diesel truck and fleet vehicle maintenance and repair, including precision driveshaft care.

Is Your Transmission Shifting Erratically?

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At C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX, we know how troublesome it can be to pinpoint a transmission issue and get it fixed. That’s why it’s a good idea to consult us, the experts, for all your transmission needs. We want to help you get on the road safely and quickly.

Is Your Transmission Shuddering?

close up of a transmission

Transmissions may experience an array of issues, some more serious (or annoying) than others. Since transmissions play a vital role in the operation of your vehicle, it's important to know what to look out for. If your transmission is shuddering, here’s some advice from our team here at C&R AutoWerx in Lufkin, TX.

JASPER - Good Enough for Racing

At C&R AutoWerx we offer only the best products to our Lufkin, TX drivers, that’s why we are excited to partner with Jasper Engines and Transmissions. JASPER is known for their great transmissions, some of which are even used in NASCAR. The JASPER 4-Speed Transmission is currently being used by seventeen team/driver combinations during the 2020 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. The 4-Speed transmission is also being used by ten team/driver combinations for the 2020 NASCAR Xfinity Series as well.

JASPER Expands their Chrysler Transmission Product Line

Chrysler 68RFE

Here at C&R AutoWerx, we are always striving to provide Lufkin, TX drivers with the highest quality products. That’s why we proudly work with Jasper Engines and Transmissions. JASPER is a leader in the nation for remanufacturing engines and drivetrain products at a price point that is affordable. Their latest offering is no exception. JASPER recently announced that they have expanded their remanufactured Chrysler 68RFE transmission product line. This remanufactured transmission is available for both 2WD and 4WD 2019 RAM 2500-3500 diesel applications.

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