How Long Does a Kickdown Cable Last?

In order for a car to run smoothly, the engine and the transmission will have to work together. With all of the different components...

How Long Does a Shift Interlock Solenoid Last?

Modern transmissions are much more advanced than they were only a few decades ago, particularly automatic transmission. There are many new features and designs...

How Long Does a Shift Selector Cable Last?

When you put your gear selector in drive, you expect to be able to move forward. When you shift to reverse, you expect the...

How Long Does a Throttle Body Last?

There are so many components involved in a vehicle running properly, but some of the main ones are rather basic in their role. The...

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Transmission Position Sensor (Switch)

The transmission position sensor, also known as the transmission range sensor, is an electronic sensor that provides a position input to the Powertrain Control...

How Long Does a Transmission Position Sensor (Switch) Last?

All automatic transmission vehicles have a safety switch in place that only allows them to start if they are in park or neutral gars....

How Long Does a Transmission Speed Sensor Last?

The transmission speed sensor measures the RPMs of the shaft of the transmission. While the engine is running, but not moving, then the input...

How to Double-Clutch Downshift a Manual Transmission Car

Driving a vehicle with a standard or manual transmission smoothly takes hours of experience behind the wheel. Rowing through the gears manually can feel...

How to Use Autostick

Vehicles with a standard (manual) transmission now account for only 1 in 10 new cars manufactured. That’s a major shift from when nearly half...

How to Replace a Transmission Oil Pressure Switch

A transmission oil pressure switch, also commonly known as a line pressure switch, is used on transmissions with hydraulic fluid under pressure. Vehicles that...

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