Tag: Transmission

How Often to Change Transmission Fluid

Like the human body, automobiles need fluids so their parts will last for a long time. Without fluids, most metal components would create too much friction as they work together. Additionally, nothing would regulate the temperature around the vehicle which is a huge safety hazard. One essential type of fluid is found in the transmission system. …

What Is Front-Wheel Drive?

Commonly known as FWD, front-wheel drive is a type of transmission and engine arrangement for motor vehicles. It specifically refers to how the engine controls the front wheels alone. Most of the time, it highlights a transverse engine instead of the traditional longitudinal engine layout. The latter is more popular for four-wheel and rear-wheel drive vehicles. …