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Why Vehicle Transmission Servicing is Important?

A vehicle’s transmission is a complex and essential part of the car. It enables the car to run smoothly, helps it accelerate from a stop, and allows for smooth shifting between gears. This means that keeping your vehicle’s transmission in good condition is key for safe and comfortable driving. But how do you do that? The answer is simple: regular transmission servicing.

What Does Transmission Servicing Involve?

Transmission servicing involves checking all the parts of the transmission system for signs of wear, tear or damage. During the service, your mechanic will check things like the fluid level, inspect hoses and seals for any cracks or leaks, check the drive belts for tension and wear, look at connections and wiring harnesses to make sure they are secure, as well as other various items depending on the type of vehicle. Doing so ensures that your vehicle is running properly and safely. 

The Benefits of Regular Transmission Servicing

Regular transmission services can help prevent problems before they start. Common transmission issues include slipping gears, failure to shift into gear, grinding noises while shifting gears, leaking fluid, or an overheating engine. These can all be avoided with regular maintenance by a qualified technician who knows what to look out for when inspecting your vehicle’s transmission system.

Regularly servicing your vehicle’s transmission can also save you money in the long run as it can help extend its lifespan by catching any potential issues early on before they become more serious (and expensive) problems down the road. In addition to this, it may also help improve fuel efficiency since a well-maintained engine will use less fuel overall than one with poor maintenance habits.

Avoid costly repairs

Having your vehicle’s transmission serviced regularly is essential in order to ensure its longevity and keep you safe while driving. It may seem like an unnecessary expense but in reality, it could end up saving you money in the long run due to avoiding costly repairs that could come with neglecting regular maintenance checks on your car’s engine components. If you want to get more out of your car while staying safe on the roads then getting regular transmission services should be at the top of your list!

Call the experts

When was the last time you had your vehicle transmission serviced? It may be overdue, call our friendly team at M1 Automatics on (07) 3806 3737, we specialise in all things transmissions. We’ll be happy to arrange a free quote and if required book a transmission service for your vehicle. Looking after customers throughout Loganholme and South East Queensland, you can always rely on us to provide you with quality services, at a fair price.