Do Transmission Fluid Additives Work?

automatic transmission - do transmission fluid additives work?

Walk the aisles of most auto parts stores and you’ll find multiple “mechanic-in-a-bottle”-type additives that claim to restore transmission performance. The claims made typically include some variation of the following:

Interview with 2016 Diesel Power Challenge Champion Charlie Keeter

The 2016 Diesel Power Challenge has come and gone, and new champion Charlie Keeter is enjoying the rush of out-besting the best diesels in the nation. In his first-ever appearance at the Diesel Power Challenge, Charlie edged out the competition to earn his final position atop the leaderboard. We caught up with the newly-minted 2016

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2016 Diesel Power Challenge: The Final Results

Trucks on Drag track

After an exciting week of high-octane diesel action, the 2016 Diesel Power Challenge is a wrap and a new champion has been crowned. Competitors showed up with their A-game and made this one of the greatest Diesel Power Challenge events yet. In the end, Charlie Keeter and his ’04 Ford F250 6.0 Power Stroke V-8

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How to Maximize Automatic Transmission Performance

Three on the tree. Four on the floor. The transmission has contributed much to our rich automotive vernacular. With few exceptions, however, the days of manually shifting are gone.

Towing Tips

Friends of mine down in the Twin Cities were driving southbound on Highway 35, talking about this and that, minding their own business, when wham! The side of their car was slammed by a northbound trailer with a boat on it. The trailer had become disconnected from the tow vehicle and flew across the median

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