Our team here at Killian Auto Pros wants to wish all of our customers a Happy Easter! As you’re prepping for the egg hunts and family gatherings, we want to remind you to bring your car in for routine maintenance before the road trips to all the gatherings. Be confident in the fact that your vehicle is ready for any trip you throw at it, with the assistance from our knowledgeable team of technicians. Call or stop by our shop today in Mauldin, SC.
There are many parts and systems outside of the car’s transmission that is equally as important as the parts and systems inside the transmission. Without them, the transmission won’t do much. There’s no way to transfer power from the engine to the shafts, disengage it to shift the gears, or power the differential without them. Just in case you need us, at Killian Auto Pros in Mauldin, SC, we can help keep your transmission in top shape, but here’s what you need to know.
If you drive a lightweight car, truck, or SUV, the torque converter you have installed is probably just fine. For those of you with more heavy-duty applications, like high horsepower setups or towing rigs, the stock converter may not be enough. At Killian Auto Pros in Mauldin, SC, we can help you determine if your torque converter is right for the job you need to be done.
Do you have a noisy vehicle? If so, you may need a new muffler or exhaust system from our team here at Killian Auto Pros in Mauldin. The purpose of your exhaust system is not only to reduce the noise but also to redirect fumes away from your vehicle. Redirecting these fumes protects passengers in the car from toxins created by burning fuel.
Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless chemical that can escape from an unsecured exhaust system, and if inhaled can pose very serious health hazards. If you experience an unusually loud sound coming from your vehicle, it is vital to get your exhaust system checked immediately!
The hydraulic system in your transmission is responsible for telling the mechanical components what to do, and when to do it. In order to better understand how your transmission works, it’s important to understand the mechanical components of it.
In the realm of performance engines, valve adjustments are an essential part of keeping your car running its best. When you add customization to the mix, valve timing becomes even more critical, and it’s important the technician adjusting them really knows their stuff. At Killian Auto Pros in Mauldin, SC, we’ve got you covered.