No car owner wants to face transmission problems, and the good news is that they're quite rare—especially in cars with less than 100,000 miles. Unfortunately, transmission problems can be very expensive, especially when they're put off to the point that the original problem becomes worse. This is why it's so important for car owners to be on the lookout for common signs of transmission problems early on. Leaking Fluid Leaking transmission fluid is never something that should be ignored.
- Your vehicle's tie rod ends are a small but essential portion of your vehicle's steering assembly, and are attached to the front tires of your car. They link the tires to the steering wheel, allowing you to direct your car where you want it to go. A damaged, worn or failing tie rod end needs to be replaced as soon as possible, as they can decrease the overall amount of control that you have over your vehicle and increase the risk of a collision.
- A growing number of vehicles are using aluminum in place of steel and iron. This lighter metal helps improve fuel efficiency and often resists wear more effectively. Unfortunately, it is still prone to corrosion and other weathering problems. Understanding this situation, and the benefits of aluminum repair, can help ensure a vehicle doesn't corrode too excessively. First Of All, Aluminum Does Not Rust Car owners often believe that rust attacks aluminum and causes it to corrode.