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Buying a Used Car? Get a Pre-Purchase Inspection

AAMCO Colorado Transmission and Automotive Repair Pre Purchase Inspection: 5 Steps to follow when making a used car purchase. Don’t get a lemon! Here at AAMCO Colorado we understand the headaches that can be involved when finding the right used car. Don’t make the mistake of rushing into a deal with a shady character. It’s better […]

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Change Your Transmission Filter

What is a transmission filter for? A transmission filter prevents dirt and debris from getting into the gears and other parts of the transmission system. It is positioned above the transmission pan, which collects excess fluid, and below the pickup tube that connects to the oil pump, which regulates the pressure of fluid in the […]

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Car Maintenance New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions and Best Intentions The new year has rung in around the world, and so have billions of resolutions. Some – or many – have already been broken. If you’re like many people, car care might not always be your number one priority. You know how important it is, but you’re busy, things […]

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My Car is Hard to Steer

Power Steering Trouble Signs If you have ever driven a car without power steering, you know the extra effort required to make it go in the direction you want. The job of power steering is to make steering and turning your car easier. It uses a hydraulic system of fluid pressure involving a pump and […]

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Evolution of the Transmission

Transmissions Then and Now When cars were invented they were new and mechanically simple, but complex for their time. From the beginning, transmissions have always been the most complex components of a car. This video really makes a point about just how complicated transmissions are – and with all the new technology these days, there […]

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Basics of a Car’s Electrical System

Have You Checked Your Car’s Electrical System Lately? At AAMCO Colorado we take great care to keep you informed about your car and all its systems, as well as keep your car on the road with scheduled maintenance services and repairs, including full transmission repairs and rebuilds. Oftentimes the electrical system in your car is […]

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What to Do If Your Car Fails Emissions

Your Car Failed Emissions Testing At AAMCO Colorado we take great care to keep you informed about your car and all its systems, as well as keep your car on the road with scheduled maintenance services and repairs, including full transmission repairs and rebuilds. We handle exhaust systems, too, so if you fail your Colorado […]

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Signs Your Catalytic Converter is Failing

Don’t Let Your Catalytic Converter Take You by Surprise At AAMCO Colorado we take great care to keep you informed about your car and all its systems, as well as keep your car on the road with scheduled maintenance services and repairs, including full transmission repairs and replacements. Car owners in Colorado know the importance […]

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Benefits of a Transmission Fluid Flush

Some Basics About Transmission Fluid Your transmission has an extremely important job to do, and can be easily overlooked. The transmission is responsible for the converting the power your vehicle’s engine creates to the wheels, which ultimately powers the strength and speed of your vehicle. Your car’s transmission consists of over 500 parts some important […]

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Common Transmission Problems that Spell Trouble

Common Types of Transmission Problems If you own a car, there is a good chance the words “Transmission Problems” elicit a feeling of fear and dread. A million thoughts rush through your head as you start to see the dollar signs flashing because you just know this will cost you an arm and a leg. […]

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