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5 Signs Transmission Fluid is Low

5 Signs Your Transmission Fluid is Low

5 Signs of Low Transmission Fluid: What Every Driver Should Know

Curious about the health of your car's transmission? Understanding the signs of low transmission fluid is crucial for maintaining your vehicle's performance. By keeping up-to-date with vehicle maintenance you can help prevent costly repairs down the road. Let's dive into the telltale indicators that your transmission fluid might be running low.

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5 Signs Your Transmission Fluid is Low

Here are a few signs that your transmission fluid may be low, or may need to be replaced.

1. Delayed or Rough Shifting:

Difficulty shifting gears smoothly, such as a noticeable hesitation or jerkiness when accelerating or decelerating.

2. Transmission Slipping:

The engine revs higher than usual, but the vehicle doesn't accelerate as expected, indicating the transmission slipping out of gear.

3. Unusual Noises:

Whining, humming, or grinding noises while driving, especially when shifting gears, can signal low transmission fluid.

4. Burning Smell:

A burnt or unusual odor emanating from the engine compartment, often indicating overheating transmission fluid due to low levels.

5. Fluid Leaks:

Puddles or spots of red or brown fluid underneath the vehicle, a clear indication of a transmission fluid leak that requires immediate attention.

Are you concerned about the health of your transmission? Give us a call or book an appointment online. Our team of expert technicians will thoroughly inspect your vehicle and perform a Transmission Fluid Service. Want to learn more? At Graham Auto Repair we are proud to partner with Wynn's to offer our customers high-quality maintenance services. Watch their informative video below. The video emphasizes in detail how completing regular transmission fluid maintenance can benefit your vehicle's transmission.

Why Choose Graham Auto Repair in Graham WA and Yelm WA

At Graham Auto Repair we prioritize your safety and your vehicle's health. Our team of ASE Certified Technicians is dedicated to providing transparent, quality, and professional service to our community. With every service we perform a comprehensive digital vehicle inspection. We also provide a lifetime warranty on most parts and labor. Don't wait until your vehicle breaks down. Schedule your appointment with us today and experience peace of mind, knowing that your vehicle is in good hands. Thank you for taking the time to read our blog. We look forward to serving you!

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