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Your fleet or commercial truck works hard, every day. Most commercial vehicles are heavy, and constantly under load. As a result, your brakes will inevitably develop issues over time. At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, we can fix that.

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At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, we believe it’s important for you to know how different systems in your car, truck, or SUV operate. Whether you want to know what to watch out for, or you’re just curious about how things work, we’re here to supply the answers.

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At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, we know that transmissions are one of the greatest technological marvels of the automotive world. How does a standard shift transmission work? Why should you care? Our expert technicians here at R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe have the answers.

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You know how often to change your engine oil; but what about the gear oil in your standard shift transmission? Here’s a short guide, from R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe.

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Something will go wrong with your car, truck, or SUV eventually. The important thing is knowing what to do, and how to deal with it. Just knowing what to do in a situation often means the difference between a quick repair and thousands of dollars worth of work. If you see steam coming from under the hood, it’s important to deal with it appropriately and quickly. Here’s what’s going on, and what to do, from R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA.

Cars, trucks, and SUVs use and create multiple liquid substances. Here’s what you need to know about the puddle of liquid under your vehicle, from R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA. There are a few different substances that can pool under an automobile, and some are more serious than others. Knowing what to look for and what to do could save you from hassle with your vehicle in the long run. 

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At R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, we understand that big trucks mean bigger risk on the road. Here are some tips to remember, to reduce the likelihood of an accident resulting in large repair costs next time you're on the job.

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Coolant leaks can be a pain - they’re elusive and have a lot of damage potential. Fortunately, at R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc in Lacombe, LA, our technicians know exactly how to diagnose and repair a coolant leak, no matter where it is. Knowing more about where these coolant leaks appear and why they're a problem will help you to recognize a problem and get it repaired before it does further damage.

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R & D Automotive Specialists, Inc

31035 US-190
Lacombe, LA 70445
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