Parts of an Automatic TransmissionThere are a few words in the language of auto repair that make car owners want to crawl back into bed, and “transmission” is at the top of the list. There’s something about that mysterious box underneath your car that incites fear. Unfortunately, most repair shops know this, and will take …

How Double Clutching Works

What is double clutching? Why should you double clutch? How do you double clutch? These are just a few of the questions drivers have about a common manual transmission technique that goes back decades. Although double clutching is not necessary in most new manual transmissions (or any transmission, for that matter, that has a synchronizer) …