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Can You Drive On A Bad Transmission?

If you’re wondering whether you can drive on a bad transmission, the answer is a clear “No.” Driving with a bad transmission can cause various problems and ultimately break down your car. If you’re not sure what a transmission is or how it works, check out our article on “What is a transmission?” here. What […]
A car with a bad transmission and smoke coming out of it

Is My Transmission Worth Fixing?

Picture this: You're cruising down the highway, enjoying the open road when suddenly, your car starts acting up. It's struggling to change gears, there's a strange whirring noise, and the vehicle seems to lack its usual power. You manage to pull over safely, but the sinking feeling sets in – something is wrong with your […]
Is My Transmission Worth Fixing in Richmond, VA

Is It Cheaper to Repair or Replace a Transmission?

Have you ever been cruising along in your car, enjoying a favorite song on the radio, when suddenly your vehicle starts to behave strangely? Perhaps it shudders, refuses to shift gears, or there's an alarming light on the dashboard. You might be dealing with a transmission problem. Dealing with transmission issues can be one of […]

Virginia Museum of History & Culture

Discover the Virginia Museum of History & Culture, Richmond, Virginia. The museum displays artifacts and exhibits dedicated to revealing the state’s past and its future through education. Start by exploring one of the most comprehensive collections of African American history in the country. Then delve into German architecture and life with two new permanent exhibits: […]

The Grand Kugel

The Grand Kugel is the largest kugel ball in the world. Built out of solid granite. It is almost 9 feet wide and weighs 29 tons. Even at that size, the sphere will spin at just a slight touch due to a sheer layer of water in the very thin space between the bottom of […]
The Grande Kugel in Richmond, VA


The town of Maymont is an uncommon feature of the city of Richmond, Virginia. The small community is located at 1700 Hampton St, Richmond, VA 23220 and is best known for its beautiful landscaping, historic architecture and recreational opportunities. With a population of just 400 people, it’s also one of the smaller incorporated communities in […]
The Dooley Mansion at Maymont, in Richmond, Virginia Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Maymont_Mansion.JPG Original Photo Credit: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0 Note: The Image Has Been Edited From It's Original Version.

Agecroft Hall & Gardens

Agecroft Hall, located at 4305 Sulgrave Rd, Richmond, VA 23221, and open to the public year-round, has become one of the city’s top visitor attractions. The centerpiece of this lovely gothic manor is its charming gardens. Situated on 5 acres of picturesque grounds with a picturesque pond at its center, Agecroft Hall and Gardens is […]

Toyota Transmission Repair in Richmond, VA

Toyota is one of the world-leading carmakers. Its vehicles are widely known for their safety, reliability, quality, environmental friendliness, innovations, and most importantly, their durability. 80% of Toyotas sold twenty years ago are on the road today. However, as durable as they are, Toyota cars are not immune to wear and tear and occasional breakdowns. […]

Hyundai Transmission Repair In Richmond, VA

Hyundai is a trusted manufacturer of a large variety of reliable cars but like every other car brand, the cars are likely to develop issues with time. One of such potential problems is a failing transmission, which can be quite discomforting and scary because of the costs of fixing it. If you ever find yourself […]
Hands holding steering wheel in Hyundai car

Engine Repair In Richmond VA

Having a car with an engine problem can be quite worrisome and inconveniencing. However, car engine problems are a phenomenon you will have to face sooner or later. Therefore, it is vital to have a good knowledge of what causes these problems, how to identify the signs, and the costs of having it rebuilt. This […]
Illustration of an Internal combustion engine

What is a Transmission?

An automobile is composed of multiple parts, which all work together so your vehicle can run as beautifully as it does. One of the most important components is the transmission system, which powers the wheels, allowing them to move forward and backward. Without this system, your vehicle wouldn’t be able to move at all. Here, […]
Transmission Gearbox and clutch cross-section

Transmission Repair Costs in Richmond, VA

Have you ever imagined waking up in the morning, hopping into your car, then you put up the car on the reverse and back to drive only for you to realize that the car has refused to move? Instead, it keeps making a loud and clunking sound, then acts normal again. Perhaps the clunking sound […]
Transmission Repair Costs in Richmond VA

Check Engine Light Diagnosis in Richmond, Virginia

If your check engine light is on, don’t let it haunt you. There are probably several questions running through your mind: Is something wrong with my vehicle? How much will it cost to fix? But please, don’t panic. Take your car to an expert and have them diagnose the issue to alleviate your headache. Below, we […]
Check Engine Light which Reads: Service Engine Soon

Jeep Transmission Service in Richmond, VA

If you own a Jeep, then you understand that it’s one of the most reliable cars on the road. It will take you to school, work and even through some off-roading trails without any problems. But like all vehicle, there are parts in your transmission system that are subject to wear and tear over time. […]
A jeep driving off road, throwing mud and dirt in the air.

Honda Transmission Repair in Richmond, Virginia

Honda is one of the most reputable auto manufacturers in Japan. It became the 2nd largest Japanese automobile manufacturer in 2001, and the 8th largest in the world in 2015. Its extensive range of hatchbacks, premium sedans, and SUVs are renowned for their high performance, great looks, and long life. However, they are still machines, […]

How to Tell if Your Transmission is Failing

Did you know that your car’s transmission system experiences more wear and tear than any other part of your vehicle? Your transmission multiplies engine torque into usable power, allowing the wheels to spin at different gear ratios per the load and speed, and therefore it is absolutely necessary for it to be functioning smoothly. However, […]

Ford F150 Transmission Service in Richmond, VA

Over the past four decades, Ford F-150 has been the best-selling truck in the United States. This has been so for a significant time by outselling every sedan, hatchback, SUV, or crossover you can think of. Today, the Ford F-150 is a staple of American cities and farms. This vehicle is well known for its […]
Ford F-150 Raptor The Most Extreme Production Truck On The Planet.

Nissan CVT Repair in Richmond, VA

Nissan cars, trucks, and SUVs are extremely popular among US consumers. However, like all automobiles transmission failure is bound to occur even in Nissan cars. In this article we'll be going over the most common problems with Nissan CVT's or continuously variable transmissions. What is a CVT? The Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) is a type […]
A Nissan CVT (Continuously variable transmission)

CVT Transmission Repair in Richmond VA

If you’re looking for CVT transmission repair in the richmond area, our service center can help. We are experienced in CVT repairs and have the tools and knowledge to handle any job quickly. From overheating to slipping gears we can diagnose your problem and provide you with an estimate before making any necessary repairs. If […]
Working on a CVT gearbox

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