transmission

Manual transmissions are durable, reliable pieces of equipment. Still, sometimes problems arise. R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe has the answer to a question that plagues many manual transmissions; why does my transmission pop out of gear?

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At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, we specialize in engine maintenance, service, customization, and repair. All of our technicians are equipped with the best equipment and training in the industry to ensure they know exactly what your specific engine needs are, no matter what type of car, truck, or SUV you drive.

interior of a car

Keeping the interior of your car, truck, or SUV clean and in good shape is an important part of making your vehicle last. R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe has some tips on keeping your car clean inside, and why keeping it clean matters.

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One of the more annoying issues a car, truck, or SUV will develop is a grinding or scraping sound when you hit the brakes. What is it, and how do you make it stop? At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA we have the answer.

seat belt

At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, were huge fans of seatbelts. They dramatically reduce the chances of being injured in an automobile accident, and in many cases, they are the difference between a fatal crash and walking away unharmed. But how long has the seat belt been around? When did wearing it become law?

transmission

At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, we like to offer a little insight from time to time. Here are some quick tips to unlocking the secret of keeping a transmission going strong.

deployed airbag in car

Did you know that airbags weren't mandatory safety equipment in passenger vehicles until 1997? Now, you'll find them in well over 100 million cars and trucks on the road. Since their invention, airbags, along with the seat belt, have played a major role in reducing the number of injuries and deaths in traffic collisions.

wheel

At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, we see our fair share of warning lights and dashboard notifications. If your ABS light is illuminated, here’s what you need to know.  First, it should be noted that the ABS light is supposed to illuminate for a few seconds after you turn the key, as part of a system test. If the light stays illuminated or comes on again randomly, there’s an issue somewhere that must be addressed.

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R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc

31035 US-190
Lacombe, LA 70445
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