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.

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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.

If you drive a vehicle with more than a few miles on it, there’s a good chance you’ve noticed an occasional drip underneath it that leaves spots wherever you park. Identifying what is leaking from your car will help you determine whether or not it’s a cause for concern, and what to do about it.

There are seven liquids a car can possibly drip: oil, gas, brake fluid, transmission fluid, gear oil, water, and coolant. How do you tell the difference? This article aims to help your know-how.

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Sometimes, it’s obvious when you need new brakes and sometimes it isn’t. Knowing what to look for and what causes issues will help keep you safe and remind you of when you should get your brakes checked out. Here are some symptoms of bad brakes, and what causes the issue from R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA.

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Once you know what's in your transmission, and what’s connected to it, it’s much easier to understand how it works. Let's take a look at how it all comes together. At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, we want to make sure you know how your car works so you can keep it in great condition.

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At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, we know how important climate control is to your driving experience. Not only does a fully functional heat and AC system keep you warm in the winter, and cool in the summer, it is vital to defrosting windows and keeping the air in your car circulating.

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R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc

31035 US-190
Lacombe, LA 70445
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