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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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At some point or another, it’ll happen to you. You leave your headlights on, your battery finally fails, or for some other reason, you don’t have enough juice to start your car. Don’t call a tow truck just yet, though...R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe has the info you need to properly jump-start your car.

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Tires may be the only part of a vehicle that physically meets the road, but your shock absorbers are next in line. Working with the suspension springs, they absorb shocks from bumps and cracks in the road, while simultaneously controlling bounce and body roll.

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When you get in your car, truck, SUV, or minivan to drive and the A/C does not work what could be wrong? Here at R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc, we have some simple answers to help you understand how your vehicle A/C system works. The first question we are asked is "Why isn't my air conditioner blowing cold air?" Let's talk about what could be happening. 

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R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc

31035 US-190
Lacombe, LA 70445
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