The only way to convert an automatic transmission to a manual transmission is to completely replace the automatic transmission assembly of the car with a manual transmission. This procedure may be difficult or impossible... More »

To diagnose an automatic transmission problem, check the level of the transmission fluid to make sure the vehicle is not losing fluid, check the transmission system for leaks, and check the transmission filter to make su... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance Transmission

To diagnose automatic transmission problems, check for a low transmission fluid level, which leads to poor shifting of a vehicle and gradually causes damage to the transmission, and check for leaks in the filler tube bas... More »

The difference between manual and automatic cars is that manual cars use manual transmission whereas automatic cars use automatic transmission. In a manual car, the driver is responsible for shifting the gears as the car... More »

A steptronic automatic transmission allows for an automatic transmission to have the same shifting dynamics of a manual transmission. This type of transmission is present in BMW vehicles. More »

The chief advantage of a five-speed manual transmission over a transmission with four or fewer gears is the presence of the additional gear ratio in the five-speed transmission gives the driver more options to match gear... More »

Distinguish the basic type of a transmission from the configuration of a vehicle's shift lever assembly or lack thereof. Identification of the specific model of transmission in a given vehicle usually requires inspecting... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance Transmission