Manual Transmission Service & Repair Calgary, Alberta

A manual transmission has a clutch, which is responsible for transferring power from the engine to the transmission, allowing the driver to switch gears and control your driving experience. Compared to an automatic transmission, the manual transmission is mostly made up of mechanical gears that rely on the drive to shift.

Manual transmission service is essential for keeping your manual transmission in optimal condition. Transmission fluid naturally degrades over time, which is why replacing your transmission fluid is important to keep your gears shifting smoothly. How often you need to change your transmission fluid depends on the year, make and model of your vehicle, give your local Mister Transmission a call to find out when you

Common Problems for Manual Transmission

If you are experiencing any of the following problems, you should get your transmission checked as soon as possible. Recognizing these warning signs early is key to minimizing the cost of your repair as it may only require a minor repair or service

– Check engine light is on
– Clutch is slipping – when the clutch slips, the engine will rev but the car doesn’t move as it should, or sometime not at all. This could indicate a worn clutch or clutch pedal that may require a simple adjustment, rebuild or a new clutch.
– Grinding Noises
– Noisy in Neutral – If you feel your car ‘bumping’ or ‘clanging’, this could indicate your transmission fluid needs to be topped up
– Lack of Responsiveness or delays in movement

My vehicle is showing at least one of these signs, what should I do?

The first step is to book an appointment at your nearest Mister Transmission. We always start with our FREE Road Test and Multi Check inspection to identify any problems with your transmission, and if any additional diagnostics or work is required. At Mister Transmission, we repair and rebuild transmission to the highest quality standards, using state of the art diagnostics tools and technology to ensure we provide you with a repair that lasts. And, with our nation-wide warranty, you can travel with confidence knowing that we have you covered anywhere across Canada.

Featured Services
Transmission Repair

The evolution of transmissions has made these machines and systems increasingly complex. When transmission repairs are required, determining the cause and cure for what ails can be tricky.

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Transmission Technology

At Mister Transmission we have access to leading-edge diagnostic equipment, enabling us to offer you the fastest and most accurate findings about what’s going on inside your vehicle’s transmission.

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Transmission Maintenance & Service

Just as you have other parts of your car serviced, your transmission needs maintenance to ensure a long life and avoid transmission problems.

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Customer Reviews
It is a rarity when...
Renee Lauzon
It is a rarity when you come across an honest mechanic who puts looking out for your vehicles safety and longevity as well as the the owners best interests firsthand. Although I was not happy with the news that I received from Kris (honest mechanic) he did help me get my lemon (my SUV) on the road again and even offered to inspect my next used vehicle prior to purchasing it FOR FREE!!! When was the last time you received a diagnostic check on your vehicle without having to pay?I thought Kris was a straight forward, no BS, and very kind mechanic that everyone wit a vehicle needs!!! Thank you Mister Transmission, You are my newest BFF!!!🤗
Date: September 13, 2020
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Honest prices. Great service plus...
Michael Stretch
Honest prices. Great service plus a staff with a crazy amount of knowledge
Date: August 14, 2020
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My motorhome broke down and...
Kris Bray
My motorhome broke down and my transmission rebuild cost was quoted $3000.00 higher at another shop. I spoke with Chris at length about the transmission and he really knows what he is talking about. He has special equipment other shops do not, don't risk it, Mister Transmission is the real deal!
Date: August 5, 2020
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I can't really say enough...
Ryan Walker
I can't really say enough about how amazing these guys are to deal with. Absolutely amazing workmanship. Went in there for an R154 install in my 2J MK4 supra and they nailed it. Some hiccups as with anything custom, but these guys are good - really good. Better yet, more than fair as well. I'm really glad I didn't do this job myself as it got pretty hairy, but Kris and team pulled it off. Thank you very much guys - there will be more donuts in your future :)
Date: July 24, 2020
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Very happy with Service from...
Chris Froese
Very happy with Service from Mister Transmission. Would recommend them to any family or friends
Date: May 15, 2020
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It's very rare I write...
Alexey Kuz'min
It's very rare I write revews. But this Mister Transmission really deserves to be rated highest stars! I've been coming back to this place even after I moved far down South of Calgary. I've been permanent customer for past 8 years and don't even consider about going anywhere else. All guys are very professional, knowledgeable and polite. Chris is the person, that you can always count on! He's 1000% Guru out of all mechanics I've ever seen! After all these years I'm very appreciative to all of them Big time. They are Great! Thank you guys!
Date: March 2, 2020
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You helped us on our...
Tori Robert
You helped us on our last visit to Calgary. We had mechanical issues and fitted us in to your busy schedule. Thank you for taking the time to explain things, show us what was going on and being patient. We truly appreciate the service and would highly recommend you facility for general automotive needs.
Date: February 25, 2020
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Mr. Transmission rebuilt the rear...
Greg B
Mr. Transmission rebuilt the rear differential in my Mercedes E350 4matic at a fraction of the cost of a new one. They did an excellent job and figured it out as no shop manual exists, even for Mercedes! I found the parts, they did the rest. A big thanks to Kris and his team!
Date: January 22, 2020
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Straight talking people just wanting...
Sean Day
Straight talking people just wanting to fix your ride.
Date: December 26, 2019
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Great honest shop. Took in...
Chris Potvin
Great honest shop. Took in my 97 Honda CRV based on a referral and was not steered in the wrong direction. He took the time to give me a call with an update and took all the necessary steps to let me know that it was indeed, not worth the waste of money in fixing my transmission. The whole process was very transparent, and I am confident in saying that this will be my transmission shop going forward. Highly recommend Mister Transmission.
Date: December 24, 2019
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