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2022

4 Common Causes of Automatic Transmission Oil Pump Failure

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It should go without saying that the transmission system is one of your vehicle’s most important parts, and yet many drivers still don’t know how to keep theirs in good running order. That’s a shame since transmission repairs can be both expensive and time-consuming. One part of your automatic transmission system that can fail over time is the oil pump. It works throughout every drive to provide the lubrication and cooling action your transmission requires for proper performance.…

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How to Ensure That Your Trailer Lighting System Remains in Compliance

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If you tow your boat or car in all weather and during all seasons, you will want to be sure that it can be seen at all times. This means that you need to pay particular attention to your lighting system, get it tested frequently and perform regular maintenance as well. But if you are new to this type of activity, where do you start? Safe on the Road If you are to remain legal, your trailer has to be equipped with red brake lights that are fully functioning.…

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Are Faulty Guide Pins Causing Your Car to Pull to One Side Under Braking?

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Does your car pull to one side when you are braking? Someone may have told you that the brake pads on one side are overly worn down, but this may not be the issue at all. The pads may be in perfectly good condition, but a much smaller but nevertheless important part may be to blame. What do you need to know about “guide pins” and how they can cause a problem if they are not correctly cared for?…

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Are You a Careful Vehicle Owner? Prove It With the Data

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Some car owners tend to baulk at those service requirements, as laid down by the vehicle manufacturer. They may wonder if it is really necessary to take their car or truck in as often as specified and to perform the list of tasks mentioned in the owner’s manual. Yet whether these companies are being too careful or not, those service visits carry additional weight when it is time to pass their vehicle on to somebody else.…

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