6 Causes of a Manual Transmission Being Hard to Shift

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In this post we are going to discuss why cars with manual transmissions sometimes have problems when it comes to shifting. The symptoms of a manual transmission that’s hard to shift can almost always be narrowed down to a problem with the clutch or transmission. Note that if your car is only a bit harder to … Read more

5 Tips to Drive a Car With a Stick Shift

Most new drivers learn how to drive an automatic transmission vehicle. But if you are learning to drive a vehicle with a manual transmission, this is known as driving a stick shift. Drivers of stick shift vehicles are required to learn more driving skills because the gears of the transmission need to be shifted manually. … Read more

5 Tips for Properly Shifting Gears in Your Car

If you have a manual transmission in your vehicle then you know the challenge of shifting gears. It is not as easy as an automatic transmission where all you must do is shift gears one time before you even start moving. Manual cars require you to consistently shift gears as you’re driving and performing various … Read more

Things You Should Know About Manual Transmissions

Studies show that only 10% of drivers still use manual transmission vehicles. The biggest reasons why these drivers say they like manual transmission more than automatic transmission is because manual gives them better gas mileage and it is much cheaper to maintain. With that being said, there are still some unique problems that manual transmission … Read more

4 Symptoms of a Bad Clutch Release Bearing in Your Car

If you drive a vehicle with a manual transmission system, you need to operate a clutch pedal in addition to the brake pedal and gas pedal. The clutch itself connects the wheels to the engine of the vehicle. The clutch pedal gives you the ability to disconnect the wheels from the engine. You do this … Read more

Clutch Pedal Adjustment Tips

For any vehicle owners who have automobiles with a manual transmission, the clutch pedal is going to provide the driver with the ability to manually change gears while driving. This can offer certain benefits to the driver, but there are also some potential downsides of using a clutch and manual transmission. Many drivers enjoy the … Read more