Monthly Archives: June 2016


Transmission Specialist Or Generalist: Can’t Any Shop Service My Transmission?

By | June 15th, 2016|Automatic Transmission, Transmission Articles|

Transmission Shop Or General Auto Repair? If you’ve ever had your car at a quick lube or the auto department at your local big box store, you’ve probably seen the signs offering to service your car’s transmission. Which begs the questions: Should you use a transmission specialist or generalist? Generally [...]

Manual or Automatic: Which Transmission Is More Efficient?

By | June 15th, 2016|Automatic Transmission, Transmission Articles|

When gas prices began their historic rise over the $4-a-gallon threshold, sales of cars with manual transmissions began to increase for the first time in over 20 years. No great surprise there, as manual transmissions have historically been more efficient than automatics. But that was based on a different time, [...]

Cottman Drives Brand Exposure in Franchising USA Magazine

By | June 2nd, 2016|Cottman Brand News, Cottman Franchise Development, Cottman Man Educational Video Series|

To View this Article online click here   Q and A with Derik Beck - Vice President of Digital Marketing What is your professional background? Throughout my career, I have held various management roles within global organizations and within those roles I had the opportunity to lead interactive web projects, [...]

Get Better Gas Mileage: 3 Helpful Fuel Efficiency Tips

By | June 1st, 2016|Auto Repair Articles, Cottman Brand News|

Increase Your Miles Per Gallon (MPG) In Celebration of Summer and Road Trip Season, Auto Repair Brand Releases Money-Saving Strategies to Get Better Gas Mileage. As car owners shift gears and transition into summer, it is also time to plan all types of getaways to enjoy the season. Whether a [...]

How To Prevent Transmission Problems And Extend Transmission Life

By | June 1st, 2016|Automatic Transmission, Transmission Articles|

There’s really no other way to say it: Having a transmission rebuilt or replaced is an expensive proposition. If you’ve had one done recently, the last thing you want is to have to buy another one anytime soon. That’s okay: There are a lot of things you can do to [...]