Transmission Shops in Somerville, MA
Somerville Transmission Shops
Transmission Repair Somerville, MA
ABJ Auto Repair
45 Mystic Ave
BBC Auto Repair
42 Joy St
The Shop Auto Transmission
325 Alewife Brook Pkwy
Pearl Street Auto Service
180 Pearl St
Arco Tire & Services
18 Clarendon Ave
Somerville, MA 02144
Transmission Repair and Service FAQ's
Q. What are the common signs of a transmission problem?
A: Common signs of transmission problems include slipping gears, delayed engagement, unusual noises or vibrations, difficulty shifting, and leaking fluid.
Q. How long does it typically take to repair a transmission?
A: The time required to repair a transmission depends on the extent of the damage and the availability of parts. It can range from a few hours to several days.
Q. What is the difference between a transmission flush and a fluid change?
A: A transmission flush involves removing all of the old fluid and replacing it with new fluid, while a fluid change only replaces a portion of the old fluid. A flush is typically more expensive but can help remove debris and contaminants that may be causing issues.
Q. How often should I get my transmission serviced?
A: Most manufacturers recommend a transmission service every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, depending on the type of vehicle and driving conditions.
Q. How much does it cost to replace a transmission?
A: The cost of replacing a transmission can vary widely, from a few thousand dollars to upwards of $10,000, depending on the make and model of the vehicle and the extent of the damage.
- Check for Leaks
- Check Transmission Fluid
- Check Transfer Case Fluid
- Check for Gasket Leaks
- Check Electronic Components
- Test Upshift and Downshift Timing
- Test Upshift and Downshift Smoothness or Quality
- Listen for Noises
- Test Shift linkage
- Inspect U-Joints
- Inspect CV Joints
- Run a Computer Diagnostic Scan