Lower Cost of Ownership: Evidence Supports Aftermarket Allison Transmission Parts

Whether or not you’ve read our post on the interesting history of Allison Transmission, you probably already know that aftermarket Allison Transmission parts are some of the most reliable pieces that GFX stocks. According to a 3-year study that the company released just last month, they now have proof that the brand’s automatics reduce a vehicle’s Total Cost of Ownership …

Automatic Transmission Rebuild Kit: Overhaul vs. Master

The automatic transmission rebuild kit you choose will depend on your needs as a repair shop and the needs of your clients. Transmission overhaul kits contain the non-metal components that you need to rebuild a transmission. They include, but are not limited to, parts such as O-rings, D-rings, paper gaskets, and seals, many of which take a ton of wear …

4 Interesting Facts about Automatic Transmissions You Might Not Know

While automatic transmissions are used widely today, that was historically not always the case. We have covered the specific history of Allison Transmissions in a previous post, but there are 4 surprising facts about the general history of transmissions you may not know about. This includes why we switched from manuals to automatics on such a large scale over the …

What’s the Deal with Aftermarket Distributors and Port Congestion?

Marine terminal congestion has become one of the largest issues affecting aftermarket distributors today, especially for those shipping out from the West Coast. Each day, thousands of trucks come to terminal gates to load goods, placing massive demands on the current operating model that ports have in place. GFX recently had to announce price increases due to this issue — …

Need Aftermarket Transmission Parts? 4 Reasons to Work with GFX

If you work as a distributor or retailer, you know how difficult it can be to find a trustworthy manufacturer that you can depend on. You need to offer your clients an array of high-quality aftermarket transmission parts that will make your customers happy. GFX can offer you the quality, affordability, global connections, and service you need. Quality GFX has …

What Transmission Hard Parts Does GFX Offer This Month?

Need parts for a 6L80E or 6L90E transmission? GFX has you covered. This month, we have numerous featured products that will fit your 6L80E and 6L90E transmission hard parts needs. General Packs and Kits First up is our 6L80 Pump Rotor Repair Kit. Most of you have used this already. But for those who have not, this kit brings: An …

The History of Allison Transmissions

Allison Transmission is a well-known automatic transmission manufacturer with a long and rich history — from working with the U.S. military on airplane engineering to landing in the civilian automobile space once more. In this post, we will explore the evolution of Allison transmissions. The company was founded in 1909, named after its creator James Allison. This is the same …

Christmas Sale for Wholesale Transmission Parts (Limited Time Only!)

At GFX, we are running a limited-time sale for wholesale transmission parts until December 25! Any orders we ship between November 15 and December 25 will come at a sale price. To get our offers, you must purchase at least ten pieces of your chosen item. Once we deplete our inventory, the sale is over. Act quickly and get these …

Are Aftermarket Parts Safe? You Have Nothing to Fear with Powertrain Parts from GFX

When customers come to you, they might share concerns about the safety and efficacy of aftermarket parts. As a mechanic or shop, you might’ve come across poorly made parts in this market. This can lead you to be skeptical about aftermarket companies. Find out why you and your clients have nothing to worry about when it comes to GFX powertrain …

6 Warning Signs Your Customers’ Transmission Parts Are Failing

When transmission parts need to be replaced, the warning signs can range from subtle to obvious. Here are some symptoms to share with your customers so they know when to schedule an appointment with you. As an auto repair shop owner or auto mechanic, you know when your clients need to repair their automatic transmissions. Aside from warning lights on …