How Mister Transmission Rebuilds A Transmission

January 30, 2023 | By Mister Transmission

How Mister Transmission Rebuilds A Transmission

Discover how Mister Transmission can rebuild a transmission, why we rebuild transmissions, and what your options are if your transmission needs a rebuild.

Why Rebuild A Transmission?

If your vehicle has a badly damaged transmission, a transmission with a seemingly unsolvable problem, or if you’re restoring a vehicle, it might be valuable to learn a bit about transmission rebuilds. These aren’t quick fixes and they’re not something we at Mister Transmission suggest lightly. A transmission rebuild is a labour-intensive solution to hard problems.

Sometimes a transmission is just shot. If a transmission suffers extensive damage because of a collision or overheating, then it may be necessary to rebuild it, salvaging the salvageable parts and replacing those that are beyond repair. Sometimes transmissions have confounding problems that defy pinpointing. It’s sometimes necessary to take a transmission apart piece by piece looking for the damaged item or items.

Mister Transmission’s Transmission Rebuild

A transmission rebuild, also known as a complete overhaul, involves the removal and disassembly of the transmission in its entirety. Our technicians will inspect every part for wear and damage. If a part is in good working order, we’ll clean it in a special cleaning solution, and if it’s damaged, we’ll replace it.

We’ll replace parts with friction surfaces, such as bands and clutches, and all seals and gaskets, as a matter of course. Our technicians will also replace the torque converter, typically with a remanufactured one. We’ll check technical service bulletins to see if the auto manufacturer recommends any modifications to correct design defects. We have access to upgrade kits to help us resolve such design defects.

Isn’t There An Easier Way?

If a transmission rebuild sounds like a lot of work, that’s because it is. Perhaps you’re wondering if there’s a simpler alternative. Well, there is. We can replace your existing transmission with another one that has already been rebuilt or remanufactured.

However, replacement may not be your best option. Used transmissions usually have questionable provenances that can create a whole new set of issues. “New transmissions” are often aftermarket transmissions billed as new but which are in fact just rebuilt transmissions with new parts. We know that the cost of a repair is always a major concern. Repair costs vary depending on the outcome of our diagnostic testing, but we’ll help you understand the different factors that come into play. We also offer our customers flexible payment options.

Come To Mister Transmission For A Transmission Rebuild Or Any Other Transmission Service.

No matter what transmission problem you’re experiencing, we at Mister Transmission can handle it. Our transmission technicians can solve any transmission problem you might have. Please get in touch with us today to schedule a transmission inspection, maintenance service, or repair.

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Customer Reviews
Always a pleasure visiting Matt....
Paul Sitarski
Always a pleasure visiting Matt. Great service and price 👍
Date: February 27, 2024
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The staff was extremely knowledgeable...
Josh Whitbourn
The staff was extremely knowledgeable and helpful with any of my questions and made a very frustrating situation much easier to deal with!
Date: February 26, 2024
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I M
I wish I could rate more than 5 stars. Ken's expertise is truly exceptional. My Toyota Venza encountered a transmission issue, but Ken swiftly resolved it with remarkable efficiency. His patience and professionalism were evident throughout the process. I wholeheartedly endorse this establishment. Thank you, Ken, for your outstanding service.
Date: February 26, 2024
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STYLN636
Great people make great businesses and Mr Transmission here in Halifax is top shelf!! Jason and the rest of the crew there made my transmission replacement as painless as possible...which is a credit to them as my extended warranty company did NOT make it easy for them and me by extension. Kudos...I've found my new go to shop!! Thx again guys!
Date: February 26, 2024
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Highly impressed with the service...
Bianca Marinho
Highly impressed with the service at Mr Transmission! The staff was transparent and knowledgeable, providing regular updates throughout the service process. Their fair pricing and flexible payment options make them a standout choice for car maintenance. I highly recommend their services!
Date: February 26, 2024
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Friendly guys, well knowledgeable and...
Ryan Wallace
Friendly guys, well knowledgeable and fair!
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Patrick Shand
Awesome place owner was fantastic I would give this shop all my business so honest and helpful
Date: February 24, 2024
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Vanessa Ardito
Experts in their field, I feel confident in trusting the knowledgeable technicians and friendly front desk staff of this business.
Date: February 24, 2024
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Michael Sandor
Ashleigh at the front desk was very friendly and helpful. The quality of the work performed by the staff was outstanding. I am very pleased with the service that I have received
Date: February 23, 2024
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Had great and friendly service...
Calvin P
Had great and friendly service from frank at mister transmission highly recommended for professional honest service and great pricing...
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