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HORSHAM, PA. - Cottman Transmission and Total Auto Care is pleased to announce that its national web site — — has won two separate awards in the Web Marketing Association’s (WMA) 2016 WebAward Competition. According to the WMA web site, “The Web Marketing Association was founded in 1997 to [...]

By | November 28th, 2016|Cottman Brand News|

The Parts Store says They can Check my Car’s Codes for Free; Why should I Bring it to a Repair Shop?

You’ve probably seen the ads on TV: The local auto parts store will be happy to check your car’s codes for free, and sell you the parts you need to fix it yourself. Sounds almost too good to be true. And it is. Oh, sure, they’ll check the codes. They [...]

By | November 28th, 2016|General Repair, Maintenance, Warning Light|

Cottman Transmission and Total Auto Care Releases Coloring Book in Time for Holiday Season; Bringing Cheer to Children

Providing Car-Themed Coloring and Activities Book to Local Children’s Hospitals this Season  HORSHAM, PA. – Cottman Transmission and Total Auto Care has made a name for itself by offering customer experiences that are honest and transparent – and now the brand is going a step further to ingrain itself into [...]

By | November 21st, 2016|Cottman Brand News|

Cottman of Raleigh, NC – Local Business Profile Video

  To learn more about Cottman of Raleigh, NC and their auto repair center, visit

By | November 16th, 2016|Franchisee Videos|

Cottman of Norfolk, VA – Local Business Profile Video

  To learn more about Cottman of Norfolk, VA, visit

By | November 16th, 2016|Franchisee Videos|

Cottman Transmission and Total Auto Care Takes Top Honor for Web-based Educational Car Care Video Series

Wins Platinum Award in the Summit International Awards 2016 Marketing Effectiveness Awards Competition HORSHAM, PA. – Shifting the aftermarket auto care industry into a new gear along the information superhighway, Cottman Transmission and Total Auto Care continues to race ahead of the pack in the digital realm. The brand, revered across [...]

By | November 14th, 2016|Cottman Brand News, Cottman Man Educational Video Series|

I Can’t Find my Transmission Dipstick: Do I Still Need to Check my Transmission Oil? 

You know you’re supposed to check your car’s fluid levels occasionally and you’re trying to be a responsible car owner. But, no matter where you look, you can’t seem to find the transmission dipstick. First, before you assume anything, check the owners manual: A lot of manufacturers seem to take [...]

By | November 14th, 2016|Maintenance, Transmission Articles|

Does my Car Still have Shock Absorbers?

Back in the ’70s and into the ’80s, you couldn’t open a newspaper without seeing an ad for having your car’s shock absorbers replaced. (A “newspaper” was what we called the internet back in those days.) Today, you’re not as likely to see those ads, in a newspaper or on [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|General Repair, Maintenance|

Cottman of Lansdale Embraces New Technology Providing Expert Repairs on Today’s CVTs

Automotive technology is constantly changing, and that can put a strain on the auto repair shops and technicians who repair them. One of today’s more familiar changes is the transmission: Many of today’s vehicles are coming with a continuously variable transmission, or CVT. What is a CVT? It’s an automatic [...]

By | October 31st, 2016|Franchisee's In the News, Transmission Articles|

Creature Comforts: A Visually Pleasing and Inviting Shop Design

As seen in the October 2016's Oil & Lube News. By: Peter Suciu To many consumers, the image of an auto service center is likely just another repair shop that has pools of oil on the floor, pin ups of scantily clad women on the walls and a waiting area that [...]

By | October 26th, 2016|Franchisee's In the News|