Transmissions are either Manual or Automatic.
They must be serviced regularly.
Simple services will involve:
- Draining the transmission fluid
- Checking for metal shavings (indication of wear in the transmission)
- Replacement of the oil and the filter.
If this is done regularly then the transmission will last far longer begore a more detailed service is required.
Signs to watch for include:
- Oil leaks
- Strange smells
- Warning lights
- Delay in response