Do Transmission Fault Codes Tell the Technician Which Parts to Replace? – FAQ

The transmission fault codes that a technician reads on his diagnostic scanner tell him the area or system of the transmission the computer has recognized with a problem. To read the code and replace a part would never be the correct procedure to follow. The code could be for an electronic sensor that has a … Read more

Fluid Level Checks on Automatic Transmissions Without Dipsticks

No Transmission Dipstick Making automatic transmissions with no transmission dipstick seems like a strange thing for manufacturers to do, but looking at it from their point of view might make sense.  If a vehicle that’s under warranty is damaged internally because the owner or a mechanic overfills the transmission, the manufacturer may end up having to … Read more