Knowledge Saves Money in Transmission Repairs
You won’t see just any doctor for your health, so why let just any transmission repair shop take your transmission apart to figure out the problem. Our ASE certified technicians use the latest, state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and are trained to find the real problems, not the most expensive or time consuming problems.
We have built our reputation as one of the most reliable, honest places for transmission services in Mobile AL.
We never suggest costly or unnecessary repairs.
We offer a full range of transmission services for foreign and domestic cars, SUV’s, Light and Heavy Duty Trucks, 4x4s, High-Performance Vehicles and RVs.
Transmission Service – Repair / Rebuilt / Maintenance
Mike’s Transmission of Mobile repairs and rebuilds transmissions ( automatic, manual, 4×4, foreign and domestic transmissions) we also offer computer diagnostics, and we have been doing so in Mobile for over 20 years. Through proper diagnosis, our ASE certified transmission mechanics will determine if your car needs a transmission repair or a rebuilt transmission – saving you time and money!
The more informed you are… the more you will appreciate how we can help you.
A transmission rebuild is a complete transmission overhaul. We will remove the transmission from your car and completely disassemble it. All transmission parts are inspected. Worn or damaged parts in your transmission are replaced.
The transmission is then reassembled according to factory specifications, usually along with gaskets, seals, clutches and bands. It is then reinstalled. This is a custom procedure done by a transmission specialist.
Transmission repair is where one or more parts (such as a sensor or solenoid) and can be replaced without dismantling the entire transmission. Some transmission leaks can also be repaired. With a proper transmission inspection, road test, and diagnosis our transmission experts will determine if your car needs a transmission repair or a rebuild. This alternative allows you to save on cost.
Transmission Maintenance – Automatic and Manual
Proper maintenance of your transmission can prevent costly transmission repairs. Just like the oil in your car needs to be clean, so does your transmission fluid. To find out more about proper transmission maintenance in your car or truck, call us for transmission service maintenance.
Automatic and manual transmission function differently – their purpose is the same – MOVEMENT! A transmission is made up of hundreds of complicated parts. Just as you care for yourself, this critical part of your vehicle needs cared for as well with proper maintenance – starting with transmission fluid, which serves many purposes: cooling, lubricating, transmitting force and pressure. Basically it moves and protects the transmission, so it is important that the transmission fluid is clean. Proper maintenance can prevent a costly transmission build or replacement.
Change transmission fluid checks and changes (varies by model).
Standard transmission fluid and filter change should be done every 12 months or 15,000 miles.
Fluid that smells burnt or looks dirty should be changed – this can lead to further complications and damages.
If you are unsure when the last time you checked or changed your transmission fluid, bring it into Mike’s Transmission and our transmission mechanics will check it for you. Maintenance on all transmission parts will keep your domestic or foreign transmission will keep you on the road longer.