Identifying Common Transmission Problems
Exploring Causes and Fixes for Slipping Gears
Solutions for Delayed or Erratic Shifting
Addressing Transmission Fluid Leaks
- Inspect the Transmission Pan Gasket: The gasket can wear out or get damaged, leading to leaks. Check for any signs of deterioration or damage.
- Examine the Fluid Lines: These lines can crack or loosen over time. Ensure they are intact and securely fastened.
- Check Seals Around the Torque Converter: These seals can degrade, causing leaks. Replace them if they show any signs of wear.
- Evaluate the Transmission Cooler and Its Lines: Make sure they are in good condition and securely connected.
- Assess the Transmission’s Front and Rear Seals: These are critical points where leaks can occur. Replace the seals if they are worn or damaged.