You’ve decided to replace your engine - but what do you replace it with? There are a few different options out there, and McKenzie's North Side Auto Repair in Madisonville, KY has the info you need.
Our Madisonville drivers have been experiencing issues with their transmissions and there are a few things that we here at McKenzie's North Side Auto Repair feel are important to know so that you are more comfortable and confident if you are, indeed experiencing a transmission problem of any kind. First, if you drive a vehicle manufactured in the past few decades, there’s a good chance your transmission has a variety of sensors attached to it which monitors all kinds of things - fluid pressure, vehicle speed, temperature, air intake at the engine, and so on. The first thing to check is your Transmission Sensor, which is a much more affordable fix than replacing your transmission!
At McKenzie's North Side Auto Repair in Madisonville, KY, we know that transmissions are witchcraft to most people. More often than not, if major damage has occurred, it’s a lot more time and cost effective to just replace the entire unit and get a fresh start. Here’s what to look out for, from McKenzie's North Side Auto Repair in Madisonville, KY.
Fleet cars, vans, and trucks see a lot of wear and tear. If your engine has already called it a day, then it’s obviously case closed - you need a new engine or a new vehicle. However, there are many times when an engine is about to go down, and you can get it taken care of before it kicks the bucket for good - saving you time and towing in the process.
A quality product is only as good as the quality of the installation. You’re dropping some serious money on an engine replacement, on a car that’s worth even more. McKenzie's North Side Auto Repair in Madisonville, KY is here to make sure you get the quality install you need.
Your alternator is a central component on any engine. The alternator is responsible for powering anything electronic on your vehicle, including the coils that fire your spark plugs (unless it’s a diesel). At McKenzie's North Side Auto Repair in Madisonville, KY, we know a bad alternator when we see one - here’s how you can spot one too.