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Hydraulic Hose Repair: About That Leak

September 15th, 2020 by

Not “Just a Harmless Little Leak” Most people have heard of hydraulic-powered equipment, and they usually associate it with industrial machinery designed to lift or move heavy loads (a forklift, dump truck bed, manufacturing equipment, etc.).  But did you know that your personal vehicle likely has at least one hydraulic component?  (And if you compete

The Inner Workings of Transmission Hydraulic Hoses

March 10th, 2020 by

Everything You Need to Know It’s hard to describe just how important hydraulic hoses are to your vehicle’s operation. These components are so integral to your engine’s operation that we’ve set up a facility in the Winston-Salem, North Carolina area designed to tackle exactly these problems. Since these parts are one of the first to

3 Signs It’s Time for Clutch Service

February 5th, 2020 by

When Your third Pedal Is Giving You Issues Many modern drivers have no idea what that third pedal does, but true automotive enthusiasts understand and relish the idea of a clutch. Not only does it mean that you can drive almost any vehicle on the road, but it also gives you much more control over

What is a Hydraulic Hose?

August 30th, 2019 by

What You Need to Know Have you been told that your car needs hydraulic hose repair and want more information on the topic? As experts of hydraulic hose repair in vehicles, L & R Transmissions in Winston-Salem, North Carolina is happy to give you the information you need! Here’s everything you need to know about

6 Causes for Hydraulic Hose Failure

July 22nd, 2019 by

Why You Need Hose Repair Hydraulic hose failure can be extremely damaging for your vehicle and dangerous to the technicians that work on them. L & R Transmissions performs expert hydraulic hose repairs and understands why these components frequently fail. Here’s what we commonly see during our work and how you can avoid these failures

Hydraulic Hose Repair Explained

April 1st, 2019 by

How It’s Done Curious about the hydraulic hose repairs performed at L & R Transmissions in Winston-Salem, NC? Here’s a quick explanation of how our team of ASE Certified technicians handles damaged hoses and creates new assemblies. Remember that if a hydraulic hose is damaged, its function and safety are compromised. A pinched hose may

Transmission Flush vs. Change

December 24th, 2018 by

What’s the Difference? Transmission 101 Let’s get to know your vehicle’s most complex component a little bit better because once you have a better understanding of it, you can make a better decision for repairs and services! The transmission plays a major role in helping your vehicle run smoothly. Using a system of gears, it

How to Tell It’s Time for a New Transmission

December 17th, 2018 by

What Does the Transmission Do? Before you can tell whether your transmission needs repair, it helps to know exactly what its role is in your vehicle. The transmission is easily the most complex component under the hood. It has a big responsibility transitioning the vehicle through every gear every day. Each time you “park,” “drive,”

What is Hydraulic Hose Repair?

December 10th, 2018 by

Significance What Are Hydraulic Hoses? Have you been told your vehicle needs hydraulic hose repair? If so, you are probably wondering what exactly that means. While you don’t need to understand the detailed mechanics of hydraulic systems, cylinders, and pistons, you may want a basic understanding of how your vehicle’s major components work. Hydraulic hoses

The Importance of Clutch Repair

December 3rd, 2018 by

Three Reasons to Replace the Clutch How the Clutch Works If you drive a manual car, you might choose to leave the details of mechanics to your trusted technician, but it helps to know how important components really work. Many drivers don’t actually know how a clutch works, which makes it hard to tell when