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January 30th, 2018 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Tips & Advice Transmissions Uncategorized

Are you having overheating issues with your Ford PX Ranger, Ford Everest or Mazda BT50 6 speed auto? Or are you planning on using it for towing or off-road driving soon? We have some strong recommendations for your vehicle: We are seeing more of these transmissions fail than any other […]

February 13th, 2020 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Tips & Advice Transmissions

Who Would You Trust To Recondition or Rebuild Your Transmission? If you are going to trust someone with your hard earned cash to recondition or rebuild your transmission, it would make sense to do your due diligence. Our reputation speaks for itself. We have been reconditioning transmissions since 1945 and […]

December 19th, 2019 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Uncategorized

The RG Holden Colorado, 6 speed automatic, is becoming one of the more common vehicles we are starting to install transmission coolers to (in addition to the 6 speed Ranger/BT50, Landcruiser and Prado’s). Many owners are becoming more educated and are carrying out preventative maintenance on the Colorado to prevent […]

December 16th, 2019 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Uncategorized

As usual, we will be remaining open as often as possible over the Christmas / New Year 2019 break. We will have staff on hand to either carry out your regular vehicle maintenance, or to assist with any urgent break downs so you can get back to enjoying your holiday. […]

August 26th, 2019 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Tips & Advice TransmissionsTags:

Are you one of the many Toyota owners who have been told by the dealer “a transmission service is not required on your vehicle”, or “the transmission is sealed for life”? Keep reading and I will explain why your Toyota 6 speed transmission DOES require a regular transmission service. Why? […]

June 5th, 2019 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Tips & AdviceTags:

Has your clutch started slipping, is making funny noises or is just not working as well as it has previously? You may need a clutch adjustment or your clutch may be starting to show signs of wear or failure and be coming due for replacement. Get your clutch checked out […]

May 10th, 2019 by Kallie Stewart | Category: UncategorizedTags:

Take advantage of our Free Battery Testing offer. The car battery is one of the most important parts of your car. Without it, you won’t go anywhere. Your battery will eventually let you down and leave you stranded if you don’t take care of it. Most car batteries last between three and […]

March 25th, 2019 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Uncategorized

One of the most common questions we get asked during the Summer months is “do I need a transmission cooler for my car”? The short answer – YES!! We could not recommend them highly enough for cooler running, prolonged transmission life, reduced costs and better fuel economy.   Did you […]

October 10th, 2018 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Tips & Advice Transmissions

At Rowell & Searle Auto, we specialise in transmissions including Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) service and repairs. If you drive a vehicle with a CVT transmission, then you need an automotive service center with experience, the latest diagnostic equipment and a reputation for quality. Rowell & Searle Auto provide CVT […]

October 8th, 2018 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Uncategorized

Because we want to make it easier for you to get your car service and repairs, we now have a 6 MONTHS INTEREST FREE FINANCE payment option for you! We now have Sky Finance option available for your financing needs. It is super easy and convenient to use so you don’t have […]

October 5th, 2018 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Transmissions

Do you drive a VW or an Audi with the DSG transmission and are starting to experience a shudder on acceleration? We can help you without having to go back to the dealer!     Many Volkswagen and Audi’s on the road today are installed with a DSG transmission which […]

September 24th, 2018 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Tips & Advice

  With many people struggling to make ends meet, vehicle servicing isn’t exactly a priority. This is probably why many fall into the trap of “Oh WOW cheap car service for $99!”.   You may think you have gotten yourself a good deal but in reality, just because you got a […]

September 20th, 2018 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Uncategorized

Pre-purchase inspections are a must when buying a second hand car from a private seller OR a used car dealer. Why?? Simple – it can save you buying a car that may need hundreds of $$ worth of repairs that outweigh the value of the car.     Every time […]

January 30th, 2018 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Uncategorized

Monitor your vehicle’s most vital systems in real time with the ScanGauge 2! ScanGauge II can help you monitor your vehicle’s most vital systems and provides the kind of real-time information you’ve been missing. Rowell & Searle now stock the ScanGauge II ODB gauge in Adelaide and can fit and programme to your […]

May 31st, 2017 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Tips & Advice Transmissions UncategorizedTags:

How do I Maintain my Toyota Prado or Land Cruiser Transmission? Does it need a Transmission Service? The Prado LandCruiser transmissions are one of the most common vehicles we service and maintain for our customers. The 5 speed is fitted with the A750F transmission and the later models have the 6 speed AB60F. We recommend […]

December 5th, 2016 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Uncategorized

Do you drive a Ford Transit Van with an Auto Shift Manual (ASM)? Having issues with the hydraulic system? We can help you! Here at Rowell & Searle Auto we specialise in the diagnosis and repairs on Ford Transit Van’s – Auto Shift Manual. These vehicles commonly have the hydraulic pump […]

October 28th, 2015 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Tips & Advice

  True or false: Until your vehicle is out-of-warranty, it must be serviced by the new car dealer or the factory warranty will be void. Although you may have answered “true,” the correct answer is “false.” It’s the law that independent repair shops can provide the services to maintain your […]

March 18th, 2015 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Uncategorized

Over the last couple of weeks we have had multiple enquiries about automatic transmission servicing on the Toyota FJ Cruisers and the mileage it should be carried out.   The FJ Cruiser is fitted with an A750F transmission which is also found in the Toyota Land Cruisers. We would recommend […]

February 23rd, 2015 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Tips & AdviceTags:

The one question on everyone’s mind: Why should I spend money on my car if nothing is wrong with it? The simple answer – it will save you money in the long run. Anyone who has ever worked on cars will tell you that regular preventative maintenance is the single […]

January 12th, 2015 by Kallie Stewart | Category: Tips & Advice

Driving Tip: Using Your Automatic Transmission to Help With Engine Braking Down Steep Hills When you are travelling down a long, steep hill, you should use your automatic transmission engine braking to avoid overheating your brakes. How do you do this? When travelling downhill, shift your automatic transmission into a lower […]