brakes

At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, our expert mechanics are here to work for you. On large commercial trucks, there’s one component that works harder than almost all the rest; your brakes. Our technicians have the knowledge and ability necessary to have your truck stopping like the day it rolled off the lot, no matter what the problem is.

There may come a day when you go to shift your vehicle out of “Park”, and the shifter refuses to move. Perhaps you are already experiencing this issue intermittently, or currently have a vehicle stuck in park. While this is a serious inconvenience, it doesn’t necessarily indicate a serious problem; let R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA put your mind at ease.

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If you've been driving for any amount of time, you’re probably aware that your car, truck, or SUV needs a wheel alignment on occasion. However, did you know that depending on what you drive, your rear wheels may also require attention? Here’s what you need to know about rear wheel alignments, from R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA.

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Our goal at R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA is to provide you with the best transmission service possible. One way we do that is by helping you understand a little more about your transmission and the way it works. Knowledge about your vehicle and its systems allow you to catch problems when they arise and deal with them appropriately, saving you money and easing some of the stress of car ownership. You probably already know how to check your oil, and when to change it. Checking and maintaining transmission fluid is something people tend to understand far less about, however. Here’s what you need to know.

ASE Certified Technicians

Whether you drive a Chevrolet, Dodge, or Ford diesel pickup, maintenance and repair performed the correct way is a huge part of keeping you on the road. At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, we use ASE certified technicians to make sure you get the best service in the industry.

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For all your transmission repair and maintenance needs, trust the specialists with the knowledge and ability necessary to keep your car, truck, or SUV reliably on the road. At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, we prioritize quality over everything. A huge aspect of that goal is keeping up with the technology of the modern era.

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At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, we know that the key to keeping a transmission reliable and in shape is taking care to prevent an issue in the first place. Here, we’ll explore a condition that has a lot of potentials to cause your transmission harm; overheating.

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In the automotive business, the customer is just as important as the vehicle and the customer service is just as important as the auto repair. That is why at R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc, we strive to provide only the best customer service to our clients.

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R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc

31035 US-190
Lacombe, LA 70445
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Weekdays:   8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Weekends: CLOSED

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