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Paper Based Material vs. Sintered Metal in Automotive Automatic Transmissions
August 07, 2018

There are applications where sintered metal is the preferred choice; however, in automotive automatic transmissions, compliance of paper based materials resulting in excellent load distribution and favorable friction characteristics make paper materials a much better and more durable choice.

Water and Automatic Transmissions: A Rebuild In The Making
May 09, 2016

It doesn't take much of the wet stuff to create enough damage that the best solution is a rebuild.

GM 6L80/90: Cracked or Split Sump Filter
March 30, 2016

That cracked or split sump filter may only be a symptom...