How do you know when you have a bad transmission? Well a bad transmission is the easiest diagnosis for mechanics as well as people who know little about how vehicles operate. Autopia is just a call away, call for a tow and or a diagnosis 2311 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN (612) 377-2886. If when starting the vehicle, it starts and jolts forcefully during ignition it is likely that it is because there is a problem with the transmission.
The jolting sensation will continue when putting the vehicle in reverse and when switching the vehicle from park to drive. This sensational pull will only get worse if ignored and will eventually result to the vehicle becoming inoperable.
To prevent or slow down problems associated with the transmission and or its replacement, proper care should be taken when shifting gears. Wait for the vehicle to come to a complete stop before putting it in park or reverse this will prevent potential damage. Also, when shifting from neutral or park be gentle on the shift change.
Do not engage reverse or park when the vehicle is in motion or when in drive. These simple preventive measures will help prolong the life of your transmission and prevent a transmission slip in the future. For a thorough consultation contact the experts at Autopia 2311 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN (612) 377-2886