Transmission Tuners and Programmers

Transmission tuners

Tim Walton
March 12, 2013

Old-school engine tuning of carbureted engines was really an art form. Changing the jets, adjusting fuel flow and air screws and playing with the choke to get the engine to run properly are quite different from today’s process of changing values and coding within the engine’s computer, which controls... Read more »

Anti-Friction Transmission Treatment

Prolong’s Transmission Treatment

Tom Kaiser, Managing Editor
January 22, 2013

Prolong’s Transmission Treatment is available in a handy 8-ounce bottle and offers an “anti-friction metal treatment” with a formula that is said to coat metal surfaces inside manual and automatic transmissions. The fluid’s molecules bond to the inside surfaces to create a protective layer that... Read more »

Tranny Filter Tech

2012 Ram 1500 automatic transmission

Jim Allen
November 26, 2012

If you compare oil filter systems used in automatic transmissions from 50 years ago to present-day, you won’t see many changes until just the past few years. Common were “boulder-catching” screens or coarse filter pads mounted in the pan, with efficiencies of 100-150 microns. Pan filters are a... Read more »

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