What To Do If You Suspect A Transmission Problem

If your transmission suddenly stops shifting properly, you need to find out what’s wrong with it. You may need to have your transmission rebuilt, or replaced. But before you decide on what needs to be done, it’s important to have it checked out by a reliable Burien transmission repair technician.

To find out why your transmission is failing or has stopped working, you will need a technician to perform a series of diagnostic tests. These tests are designed to determine whether the problem is inside the transmission, or in a control system that operates the transmission.

There many components in a transmission system, and a lot more to the operation of a transmission than the transmission itself. Today’s transmission system is controlled by a computer system, which is integrated into all aspects of the vehicle. If a problem occurs in the engine, or even the brakes, it could have a huge impact on transmission operation.

Once those tests are completed, a qualified Burien transmission repair technician will then tell you precisely whether you have a transmission problem or not. If you need a transmision repair, or replacement, the Burien transmission repair expert will tell you what it will take to repair your vehicle and restore it back to proper running condition.


  1. Judy Wilson says:

    My car usually doesn’t have trouble shifting until the other day when I was trying to drive out of town to visit a few friends. I was wondering what to do to fix this, until I read your advice to have it checked by a reliable repair technician. I’ll make sure to do that since having a transmission that isn’t shifting properly could mean that I may need to have it rebuilt or replaced. Thanks for the tips!

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