The key to success when starting a new business is to identify a specific need that isn’t currently being met.

In today’s market, transmission repair is offered by multiple automotive companies, as just one of many on a long list of services. Mister Transmission is the exception. Our competitive advantage comes form the fact that we’ve focused our efforts on a core component of the automotive aftermarket: transmission systems. Transmissions are not serviceable by just anyone. This makes Mister Transmission a great franchise opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs, because while everybody else is crowding the general repair business, we remain very specialized.

A brief history of the transmission repair business

In the late 50’s in North America there was no traditional aftermarket for transmission repair like we know it today. In fact, if the dealership industry had done their job from the start, there would not be an aftermarket. But they failed to satisfy the basic customer need of quick response to the customers concerns at prices people could afford because they were more focused on selling cars. Up until the 1960’s you could only take the car back to the dealer for problems, there was no one specializing in transmissions. In 1963, that changed!

Like any great business, you identify a need

The need back in the early 60’s was that customers had no choice. Up until then, customers were forced to take their transmission troubles to the dealerships. Besides, transmissions were a mystery to most mechanics, as they were cumbersome and hard to install. Mister Transmission offered a strong choice for consumers. When people discovered that it was fast, friendly and less expensive to take their transmission problems to a specialized technician- the business model became a home run. This model hasn’t changed over the years.

We are consistent. We have stayed true to the specialized model. We don’t deviate from what we do. This translates into our customers knowing and trusting the brand, resulting in people consistently coming to us to address their transmission repair issues.

We have the training, the technology and the tools to help you get started in your business. Contact our head office today and get started on your new journey to business success!

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Customer Reviews
My car had been sitting...
Craig H.
My car had been sitting outside all winter and when I tried to get it going in April I found the manual transmission had seized and I could only engage 1st & 2nd gears, no reverse 3, 4 or 5!! My dealer recommended a new transmission for $9K?!?! They couldn't even tell me when it would be in??!? (supply chain you know).   Mr Transmission looked at it and said "I think we can fix it" and they did. They took it apart and fixed it good as new for $1K.  $1K instead of $9K - for a savings of $8K for me!!!!  THANK YOU MR T!!!
Date: June 30, 2022
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We recently took our 2018...
Debbie Cormier
We recently took our 2018 Lincoln in for a transmission check. They did a transmission diagnostic as well as an engine diagnostic and found no issues. They had the vehicle for a couple of hours, test drive and and all of that was “no charge”. We couldn’t believe it! The staff is so courteous and accommodating. We would drive the hour again to use this location!Services: Auto engine diagnostic, Transmission
Date: June 30, 2022
Website: Google
They did a good job,...
Lisa Overland
They did a good job, pretty fast so far so good. Shifts good.They did break an exhaust sensor, did not mention it to me after l showed the warning light to em. Cost me anouther $200 at Midas while getti g an oil change.
Date: June 29, 2022
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We dealt with Mark at...
Tim Ford
We dealt with Mark at Mister Transmission St Thomas for a transmission rebuild on a 16 Dodge Journey. The repairs went smoothly and in a timely manner. The client was very happy they were able to get their vehicle back the same week before the long weekend. Thank you for everything. Tim Ford, Claims Manager, Nationwide Auto Warranty.
Date: June 29, 2022
Website: Google
My go to shop for...
D. S.
My go to shop for transmission work, excellent and honest workmanship, as well as pricing. This is the only place where you get all three: 1. Best quality 2. Fast service 3. Unbeatable price. Highly recommend!!
Date: June 29, 2022
Website: Google
Very nice staff and service...
Rehman Sherazi
Very nice staff and service with enough satisfaction to your questions and concerns.
Date: June 28, 2022
Website: Google
Great people and service!!Service: Transmission
Robert Vieth
Great people and service!!Service: Transmission
Date: June 28, 2022
Website: Google
Zaff was really good.Services: Body &...
Ze Ad
Zaff was really good.Services: Body & Trim, Oil change
Date: June 27, 2022
Website: Google
I have used this location...
D Anderson
I have used this location (Centennial Pkwy.) for transmission repair and preventative maintenance work on several occasions, with more than one vehicle over the years. Owner Steve is both courteous and knowledgeable. The work done here is honest and reliable. They are not in the business of overcharging for work that isn't required! I would highly recommend this location to anyone in need of transmission repair or service.Service: Transmission
Date: June 27, 2022
Website: Google
Great service and honest !Fixed...
NatyBe Creator
Great service and honest !Fixed my problem with very little headaches!
Date: June 26, 2022
Website: Google
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