The main functions
The transmission is composed of several mechanical elements. The main function is to transmit the engine power to the wheels. The transmission is made up of a clutch system, a gear box, one or several gears, some joints, and some transmission axles.
The wear and tear signs
The mains symptoms which require a visit to your technician are : difficulties when changing gears. A hard or soft clutch pedal, clutch slip, loss of traction, transmission noises or clanking sounds, unusual vibrations, oil leaks or grease around the bellow seals.
The risks are important: driving comfort, safety, loss of control, premature wear of the other mechanical elements, immobilization of the vehicle.
The maintenance schedule details the periodic inspection and replacements to be done. A checkup and a replacement if needed should be completed by your technician as soon as the first symptoms appear. Using genuine spare parts and a good quality oil is necessary to maintain your transmission’s performances.
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