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04/22/2021
GET YOUR CAR READY FOR SUMMER WEATHER

The start of summer is fast approaching, and Milex Complete Auto Care can help you have fun in the sun by getting your car ready for warmer temperatures. Warm weather, hot roads, long car trips, and humidity can damage your vehicle if it isn’t prepared to take the heat. Temperatures this summer are predicted to […]

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03/08/2021
TOP FIVE REASONS YOUR CAR REFUSES TO REVERSE

If you head out to start your morning commute and your car refuses to reverse out of the garage, Mr. Transmission has the solution to get your day moving in the right direction again. Putting your car in reverse to back out of a parking space is something we do every day without much thought. […]

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02/23/2021
WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT YOUR CAR’S AIR FILTERS

Committing to changing the air filters on your vehicle on a regular basis can prolong engine life, maximize engine power, help the planet, and improve your health. There are two types of air filters in every car. One filter cleans the air that enters the engine, and another filters the air you breathe inside the […]

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02/01/2021
MR. TRANSMISSION HELPS TROUBLESHOOT SHIFTING PROBLEMS

If your car refuses to go into gear, Mr. Transmission has some tips to narrow down the cause of the problem and get your car running smoothly and back on the road. The first automatic transmission vehicle used compressed air to change gears and was invented by a Canadian steam engineer, Alfred Horner Munro. General […]

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01/25/2021
TAKE STEPS TO STAY SAFE IN ICY CONDITIONS

Even if you don’t live in an area prone to snowfall, experts at Mr. Transmission advise drivers to take some simple steps to prepare their car for dangerous icy roads. Driving during heavy snowfall is problematic, but automobile experts agree that sleet and freezing rain can be more hazardous for drivers. While most of the United States […]

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12/28/2020
WHY IS MY CAR SHAKING?

If you have ever been driving around town and noticed the sensation of your car shaking, there are some steps you can take before making a pit stop at a repair shop. Your car requires a lot of parts to run efficiently. A single car has more than 30,000 parts, and it’s normal for some parts […]

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12/07/2020
SEATTLE NATIVES OPEN AUTO REPAIR SHOP IN MIDWEST

Seattle transplants Matt and Debra Boily are settling into life in the Midwest as they open their first Mr. Transmission/Milex Complete Auto Care store in Columbus, Ohio. In addition to their new location, the pair signed a franchise agreement with Moran Family of Brands to add two additional units in the area in 2022 and 2024. Matt […]

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11/30/2020
MAKE SAFETY A PRIORITY ON YOUR THANKSGIVING ROAD TRIP

Before you potentially hit the open road to visit family for Thanksgiving, Mr. Transmission and Milex Complete Auto Care have some tips to keep your family safe this holiday season. As COVID-19 numbers spike throughout the United States, Americans are changing their typical Thanksgiving travel plans and creating new traditions. Many states are limiting the number of people allowed […]

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11/12/2020
TEACH TEENS SIMPLE TIPS TO STAY SAFE ON THE ROADS

Setting teens up for success by teaching them some common car repairs and safety precautions will help ensure young and inexperienced drivers stay safe on the roadways. Parenting teenagers comes with its own unique set of challenges as young adults struggle to establish their identity and gain some independence. Teens are doing their best to […]

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08/21/2020
WHAT PEOPLE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT BRAKE SYSTEMS

Brakes are the unsung hero of the car. Stepping on the accelerator and moving down the road is the fun part and gets all the glory, but even more important is the ability to stop or slow down. Effective braking is something we take for granted—until it’s too late. Thankfully, brakes are good about giving […]

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