Clunk! That’s the sound I heard when I tried to put my old truck into drive. I stepped on the gas and heard another clunk and my RPMs went through the roof – but hold on, I wasn’t going anywhere! My poor old truck just didn’t want to go, and slipped back into neutral. I realized that my transmission was in definite need of some TLC.
Maintaining your vehicle, especially fluids and filters, is imperative to prolonging the life of your vehicle. Your transmission filter and fluid are no different. For this PumpTalk post, we will focus on a vehicle equipped with an automatic transmission and how to maintain it.