Types of Transmissions

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Most vehicles driven in the United States are equipped with an automatic (or manual) transmission, although, there are other types of the automatic transmission that are utilized in today’s vehicles like the CVT (constantly variable) or a dual clutch transmission. Manual transmissions have been around the longest and they require the driver to manually change the […]

How Does an Automatic Transmission Wear Out?

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An automatic transmission has a torque converter instead of the main clutch. The engine and transmission connect at the bell housing, which contains the torque converter for automatic transmissions, as opposed to a clutch for manual transmissions. The torque converter joins the engine and the transmission so the wheels will turn. Torque converters and clutches […]

Why Is Your Car’s Engine Light On?

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The check engine light — also known as the malfunction indicator lamp — is a warning sign from the car’s engine computer that something is wrong. Automakers started standardizing their systems with 1996 model-year vehicles under a protocol called OBD-II, which instituted a list of diagnostic trouble codes and mandated that all cars provide a […]

Trusted Transmission Repair Shop in Mission Viejo

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Looking for a transmission repair shop that you can trust may be a daunting task if you do not know anyone in your area. If you’re new in Mission Viejo and in need of an auto repair shop, we will let you in on a few tips. As a car owner, there are two things […]

Telltale Signs of Automobile Transmission Problems

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Transmission trouble is one of the most significant and common car problems you can experience and find the cause of the problem can often be quite difficult. If your transmission is going through troubling times, it will undoubtedly have an immediate negative effect on your engine and the overall efficiency of your vehicle. That is […]

Timing Belt Replacement

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Replacing your vehicles timing belt is part of the regular auto service and maintenance, and should be performed between 70,000-110,000 miles based on make and model of the vehicle. What Does a Timing Belt Do? A timing belt is a key component of an internal combustion engine. It synchronizes the rotation of the crankshaft and […]

We Sleep Well At Night

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Angel’s El Toro Transmission is Orange County’s number one Transmission specialists for 28 years.  How did we get here? With quality work and no-pressure approach. We educate our customers on their car’s specific problems, giving them all their options and allow them to make the best decision for their needs. Transmission problems are very intimidating to […]

Automatic Transmission Care Tips to Get Your Car Ready for the Summer

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Mercury is rising and so is a driver’s urge to hit the road for a long drive. If you are planning on a long drive, then a few reminders on automatic transmission care would be valuable before you go. Taking care of your car regularly is a must to avoid mishaps. Also, depending on the […]

Caring for Your Car: Transmission Maintenance Tips

Angel's Transmission & Auto Repair Blog - Orange County -Caring for Your Car: Transmission Maintenance

Angel’s Transmission & Auto Repair has gathered these transmission maintenance tips to properly care for your car’s transmission. Whether you drive a vehicle with manual or automatic transmission, you have one thing in common with everyone else on the road: your engine will only work according to what the transmission allows to happen. [push h=”20″] […]