Helpful Tips

Do check the automatic transmission fluid every 1,000 miles.

Low levels, a dark color and a burnt smell are all tell tail signs of trouble ahead.

Do be aware of any changes in your vehicles driving characteristics.

Should you notice slippage, strange noises of any kind and early or late shifting contact C & A Transmission to diagnose it immediately.

Don't forget that early diagnosis and repair are your best bet.

This leads to minimal operating costs and a long safe, useful service for your vehicle. Left unattended, even the smallest of malfunctions can lead to serious major repairs.

Transmission FAQS

HOW DO I KNOW I NEED TRANSMISSION REPAIR?

Your car may not shift correctly, either at the correct speed or with the wrong feel. If you notice your car seems to take longer to get to speed OR if the engine is racing as you drive you may need transmission repair. Also, any type of transmission fluid leak should prompt immediate attention.

HOW OFTEN SHOULD I CHECK MY TRANSMISSION FLUID?

You should check your transmission fluid at every oil change or if you notice ANY type of transmission fluid leakage.

HOW GOOD IS A REBUILT TRANSMISSION?

Depending on the work quality of the shop that repairs it, rebuilt transmissions should last at least as long the brand-new factory that was originally equipped on the vehicle.

ARE ALL TRANSMISSION REPAIRS EXPENSIVE?

No. In fact over half the repairs we do on vehicles are minor. However, if a transmission starts to have problems, it should be checked right away to prevent a major expense.