Transmission Articles

Signs of a Bad Rear Differential

The rear differential is an integral part of your vehicle that transmits torque and rotation through shafts running the length of the automobile. The ...

Nissan Clutch Replacement Tips

A Nissan clutch has four parts: the pressure plate, friction disc, the flywheel and the throw-out bearing. If the factory maintenance schedule ...

How to Tell What the Year of a 454 Is on a Chevolet Engine

In 1970, GM introduced the 454 V8 engine in high-performance cars like the Corvette, Camaro and Chevelle. Later, the company stopped placing the 454 ...

PT Cruiser Power Steering System Bleeding Procedures

Every time you need to replace a component or part in the power steering mechanism like the pump, hose or piston, you need to bleed the system. This ...

How to Change C5 Corvette Transmission Fluid

The fifth-generation Chevrolet Corvette features General Motors' Hydra-Matic 4L60-E automatic transmission, a version found in no other car. ...

Tips for Rebuilding a 4L60E Transmission

The 4L60E transmission is an electronically-controlled version of the 700R4 four-speed overdrive transmission. The engine control module controls and ...

How to Identify a Powerglide Transmission

The Powerglide was Chevrolet's main automatic transmission from 1950 through the mid-1970s, A mechanically sound transmission, it was used in ...

How a Transmission Valve Body Works

A car uses a transmission system to send power generated by the internal combustion engine to other components. The transmission valve body is an ...

4L60 & 4L60e Transmission Differences

The 4L60 was manufactured by General Motor's Corporation and was available from 1990 to 1992. The 4L60 was the first automatic overdrive ...