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If there’s an issue with your diesel fuel system, the most important thing to remember is to fix it sooner rather than later. With gas engines, you can often power through a fuel issue for quite some time - they’re irritating, but not often permanently damaging.

transmission in car

At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, 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. Our trained technicians at R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc want to keep you informed so you are aware of what to look out for.

engine

Once you’ve determined a vehicle needs to have the engine replaced and is in good enough shape to keep on the team, it’s time to find an engine. R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA is here to help you choose the right one. There are a variety of replacement options when it comes to engines.

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.

Engine

R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc is the leader in engine repair or replacement in high performance vehicles. The staff at R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc take the time to educate our customers because we know it isn’t always easy deciding what to do next when it comes to major engine repairs. Fortunately, we’re here to help you make the best decision for your situation. We want your engine working at maximum efficiency while you’re driving in and around Lacombe, LA.

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Sometimes a tire goes flat over the course of days, weeks, or even months. A leak like this never has an obvious cause - so why is your tire losing air? From R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, here’s some info on leaky tires.

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Sometimes it can be hard to tell if a transmission is working the way it should or not. Is it supposed to make that noise? Is that problem a symptom of the transmission or something else? Fortunately, R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA has the answers.

mechanic repairing diesel engine

Is your engine knocking or ticking? Here’s some information on engine noises, what they mean, and what to do about it, from R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA.

Whenever your engine starts making a noise it shouldn’t be making, it’s always a cause for concern. If you’re hearing a rhythmic ticking or knocking sound, definitely have it checked into immediately. Here are some causes of engine ticks and knocks, and what to do about them.

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