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Electronic Control Unit

Originally, automobiles depended on basic mechanical and hydraulic systems to operate.  However, the demand for better fuel economy in the ’70s and the need for increased emission controls of the ’80s saw the development of onboard computer systems to monitor and control the … Read More…

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Valve Body

The valve body and its solenoids serve as the heart and brain of the automatic transmission.  Why are they so important and unfortunately SO costly to repair or replace?  Since the invention of the automatic transmission in 1921 and the first hydraulic transmission … Read More…

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GM 8 Speed Transmissions

General Motors has been a leader in pushing for additional gears in automatic transmissions and there has been both success and failure.  How did we go from 3 and 4-speed transmissions from the 1960s through 2000s to 11+ speeds in units today?  The … Read More…

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What is the Estimated Cost of Transmission Repair?

While this question is tough to answer, it helps to get a broad estimate of what a transmission repair might cost before blindly trusting a shop! Read More…

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AAA Approved Auto Repair Facility

The Advanced Transmission Center Team would like to announce we are the 1st ever and ONLY transmission business in CO that is AAA Approved in a transmission repair. We are grateful for the honor and appreciate the loyalty of our amazing customers across … Read More…

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Are Auto Shops Open During the Shutdown? Auto Services…

The COVID-19 pandemic is a serious health and economic crisis that we as a society can only overcome with drastic measures such as those stay-at-home orders issues by our community leaders. Read More…

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Is the Manual Transmission Becoming Obsolete?

We discuss four reasons why the manual transmission remains the transmission of choice among driving enthusiasts and is found in many models of sports cars. Read More…

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CVT Transmission Pros and Cons

The use of CVT transmissions in vehicles has recently grown in popularity. We discuss a beginner’s guide of pros and cons for vehicles with a CVT transmission. Read More…

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Why the Tesla Cybertruck is Rustling Feathers in the Auto Industry

We address Tesla’s Cybertruck for its controversial design, evaluate range and performance concerns, and discuss Tesla’s uniquely targeted marketing strategy. Read More…

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Looking for an Affordable Transmission Service? Ask These Questions First.

Transmission service can be expensive and inconvenient. We provide important questions that can result in affordable transmission service and long-term savings. Read More…

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Amid the COVID-19 health crisis, the Advanced Transmission Center shops are OPEN and serving customers. We are taking numerous precautions and adopting policy changes to protect the health of our staff and customers. Learn more by clicking HERE.