CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) Service & Repair London, Ontario

 

A traditional automatic transmission uses a complex series of gears to transfer the engine’s power to the wheels. A CVT is a type of automatic transmission, but it has no gears at all. Instead, it uses a pulley and belt system to provide an unlimited range of gear ratios. Popular auto makers, such as Nissan, Toyota, Subaru, Chrysler and Honda, are introducing CVT’s to their model lineups to offer customers an option with improved acceleration and enhanced fuel economy.

CVT Common Problems

CVT’s are still relatively new to the market and can be very difficult and complicated to diagnose and repair. While CVT’s have fewer moving parts and are simpler in design, it is new technology and our technicians have completed extensive training specific to CVT’s and are well qualified to work with your vehicle.

Come common problems to look out for with your CVT include:

  • Transmission ‘jerking’, slipping, grinding or jumping during acceleration when the car is shifting gears
  • Noisy while driving – some customers have issues with a ‘whining’, ‘clanging’ or ‘rattling’ sound while driving especially with Nissan CVT’s
  • Contaminated or low transmission fluid
  • Overheating
  • Check Engine Light On
  • Gears changing at high RPM

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

If you suspect your CVT transmission is not performing as it should be, bring it in to your local Mister Transmission. We always start with our FREE Road Test and Multi Check Inspection to identify any problems with your transmission and provide you with different repair options. The key to minimizing repair costs is to get them checked as soon as you notice them, and you most likely only need a minor repair or service.

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
Professional. Honest and fair. Didn't...
Karla LaFayette
Professional. Honest and fair. Didn't charge us any money to diagnose a problem with a CVT transmission. Recommended not worth fixing. Definitely not a money grab!
Date: November 14, 2020
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Great to deal with and...
Mark Shipley
Great to deal with and straight forward to the point
Date: October 18, 2020
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I chose Mister Transmission after...
Talking Walls
I chose Mister Transmission after reading the many 5 star reviews. My vehicle was serviced for much less than quoted by another local business. The owner was friendly and helpful. The transmission still seems to hesitate going from first gear to second but the service I requested was performed satisfactorily.
Date: October 1, 2020
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Went off-roading and had my...
Mike Uetz
Went off-roading and had my Jeep fall into a giant mud hole that ruined the engine. Decided to take my Jeep to Off-road addiction in St Thomas who were going to do an engine swap. After 2+ months, they weren't able to complete the work nor figure out the issue. They said to take it into a dealership. Dealership quoted me $10k for a new transmission. Was recommended to checkout Mister Transmission and I wish I knew about them sooner.Pete was awesome to work with, he explained everything that was wrong, documented it and took pictures. Previously the engine and transmission weren't seated properly and had cracked the transmission pump. These guys were able to rebuild my transmission, put in a new transmission pump, seat the engine and transmission properly, and have the whole thing running properly with the quoted estimate in both cost and time. I was completely amazed by how quickly they were able to fix my issues.This is the only shop I'll take my Jeep in for any work done in the future. Last year I had my gear and pinion swapped from 3.23 to 4.56, again with flawless work and 0 issues.100/10 recommend you take your vehicle here for any servicing needs. These guys know their stuff and I'm happy to throw money at them any time I need work done.
Date: September 23, 2020
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my experience with Peter and...
Michael
my experience with Peter and his crew was excellent.they were very thoughtful and thorough with their assessment of the repairs needed to my 2009 dodge ram rear differential.the repairs were carried out in a timely fashion and a competitive price.my truck came back clean and is working wonderful again.I would not hesitate to recommend Peter's shop for any repairs needed to your vehicle.thanks again pete.great work 😁😁
Date: July 30, 2020
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my experience with Peter and...
Michael
my experience with Peter and his crew was excellent.they were very thoughtful and thorough with their assessment of the repairs needed to my 2009 dodge ram rear differential.the repairs were carried out in a timely fashion and a competitive price.my truck came back clean and is working wonderful again.I would not hesitate to recommend Peter's shop for any repairs needed to your vehicle.thanks again pete.great work 😁😁
Date: July 30, 2020
Website: Google
my experience with Peter and...
Michael
my experience with Peter and his crew was excellent.they were very thoughtful and thorough with their assessment of the repairs needed to my 2009 dodge ram rear differential.the repairs were carried out in a timely fashion and a competitive price.my truck came back clean and is working wonderful again.I would not hesitate to recommend Peter's shop for any repairs needed to your vehicle.thanks again pete.great work 😁😁
Date: July 30, 2020
Website: Google
my experience with Peter and...
Michael
my experience with Peter and his crew was excellent.they were very thoughtful and thorough with their assessment of the repairs needed to my 2009 dodge ram rear differential.the repairs were carried out in a timely fashion and a competitive price.my truck came back clean and is working wonderful again.I would not hesitate to recommend Peter's shop for any repairs needed to your vehicle.thanks again pete.great work 😁😁
Date: July 30, 2020
Website: Google
Replaced my clutch/flywheel/pressure plate in...
Heaton
Replaced my clutch/flywheel/pressure plate in less time than quoted. Very helpful afterwords regarding a noise made by the aftermarket flywheel. Gave helpful advice on how to remedy the noise and telling me the cause/effect of it. Very patient with my concerns. Would recommend and use again.
Date: July 17, 2020
Website: Google
Replaced my clutch/flywheel/pressure plate in...
Heaton
Replaced my clutch/flywheel/pressure plate in less time than quoted. Very helpful afterwords regarding a noise made by the aftermarket flywheel. Gave helpful advice on how to remedy the noise and telling me the cause/effect of it. Very patient with my concerns. Would recommend and use again.
Date: July 17, 2020
Website: Google
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