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Q: What different gears does an automatic car have?
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If driving a car with a automatic transmission up a steep hill do you change gears?

When driving a car with an automatic transmission up a steep hill it is not necessary to shift gears. The car will do that on its own when necessary.

Why won't gears on an automatic car go into drive or reverse?

Need to know if it is standard or automatic.

When can the gears in an automatic car be used?

The gears are always being used in an automatic car, if you are asking about the 1 and the 2 on the shifter, i dont know what those are for, you can use them to slow down if your brakes go out.

In what two gears will the engine of an automatic car start?

Park and neutral

What are the benefits of having a car with automatic transmission?

There are many benefits of owning a car with automatic transmission. These benefits would include the automatic shifting of gears as the vehicle moves.

How many gears does an average automatic car have?

Automatic cars offer drivers much greater convenience as they no longer have to manually clutch in to shift gears. Most automatic cars available come with 4 gears, plus an additional reverse gear.

What does Automatic Transmission mean?

It means that you do not have stick shift in your car, your car shifts gears for you, you don't have to do it, so basically if you don't have a stick shift car you have an automatic transmission car.

Is it possible to shift gears in an automatic transmission car when the car is dead?

no because if the car is dead it will not run up

Now that you have automatic cars what is the point of a manual car?

Manual gears are more versatile than an automatic gearbox

How do you drive an automatic car?

In most automatic cars, in Great Britain where I live, all you have to do is put the car into D (Drive) and push the accelerator. This will automatically change the gears of the car up and down.

How many gears does a automatic transmission car have?

Three. Or (with overdrive) four. Plus reverse, of course!

How is manual transmission different from automatic transmission?

In manual transmission you have to manually switch gears in your car's gearbox. This is done by usings clutch pedal and gearstick. Car with manual transmission is much more responsive to you're driving and is considered far superior to automatic transmission.