April 1, 2019
sports car

Tips for Cleaning Your Car

Having a clean and well-kept car shows that you take pride in the vehicle that you drive, and to us, it’s just as important as having a well-maintained vehicle under the hood. While you can always take your car to a great car wash to have the job well-done, there are many tips for cleaning your car that you can employ at home. You spend a lot of time in your vehicle, so why not […]
March 15, 2019
transmission rebuilders

Top Car Maintenance Tips

While we place special attention on transmissions at High Gear, the overall maintenance of the rest of your car is important too! You most likely spend countless hours in your car every week, but how often do you really spend cleaning it each week? Increase the life of your car and the look of your ride by following a few of these simple steps. Preventative maintenance of your car is simple and easy, and it […]
December 12, 2018

Transmission Lubrication and Longevity

A vehicle’s drivetrain must resist heat and friction, in all temperatures and circumstances. The forces acting on the gears in a transmission are subject to high loads. The starting a stopping forces transmitted via the transmission from the engine create large amounts of friction and heat on the components. When metal components come into contact, they exert directional loads on one another. Even the smoothest machined surfaces have microscopic irregularities known as asperities. When asperities […]