What Is High-Performance Transmission Service?

February 13, 2023 | By Mister Transmission

What Is High-Performance Transmission Service?

Learn about high-performance transmissions, discover what vehicles have these transmissions, and read about what high-performance transmission service entails.

What Are High-Performance Transmissions?

A high-performance transmission isn’t that different from any other transmission. It converts the power the engine generates and delivers that power through the driveline to the wheels. This is how vehicles move. The transmission also enables gear changing, and it lets you go into drive, neutral, or reverse. A high-performance transmission does all these things, too, but the difference is that it can handle higher speeds.

High-performance transmissions are found in high-performance vehicles. High-performance vehicles are cars like custom hot rods, muscle cars, sport turners, and race vehicles. These vehicles have different needs than a car you only use to drive to work or to buy groceries. Whether you like to race, or just want to show off a beautiful vintage car you’ve restored, it’s handy to have a high-performance transmission.

High-Performance Transmission Service

High-performance transmissions are unique. They have specialized purposes, so they require specialized knowledge to service. Sometimes technicians need specialized equipment to service, maintain, and repair these transmissions.

You want to trust your high-performance transmission with somebody who has the knowledge, skills, and equipment to service it. Mister Transmission has the expert technicians and equipment to service a high-performance transmission. Or, more specifically, Mister Racing has.

Mister Racing

The technicians at Mister Transmission are the transmission experts in Canada. But when you need expertise on expertise, Mister Racing has you covered. Mister Racing is a subset of Mister Transmission. There are numerous specially equipped Mister Racing locations across Canada.

The experts at Mister Racing can source and service high-performance transmission and driveline components. You can trust Canada’s leading transmission and technology experts to provide the service, maintenance, and repairs your high-performance driveline needs. Mister Racing has the technology, training, and the necessary replacement parts to get your high-performance transmission humming again!

Here is a list of our locations that offer high-performance transmission service:


●       Red Deer

British Columbia

●       Coquitlam

●       North Vancouver

●       Surrey


●       Winnipeg

New Brunswick

●       Moncton


●       Belleville

●       Burlington

●       Downsview

●       Dundas

●       Guelph

●       Markham

●       Newmarket

●       Orangeville

●       Orillia

●       Owen Sound

●       Waterloo


●       Peterborough

●       Richmond Hill

●       Scarborough

●       St. Thomas

●       Sudbury

●       Thunder Bay

●       Woodbridge

Because high-performance vehicles are often unique and because drivers use them for highly specialized purposes, not every Mister Racing location may be able to provide the service you require. We recommend contacting the individual location closest to you before visiting them to learn more information about your specific application.

Come To Mister Transmission For Any Transmission Service Or Repair You Need.

At Mister Transmission, we are transmission specialists. And at Mister Racing, we are high-performance transmission specialists. Please get in touch with us today to schedule a transmission inspection, maintenance service, or repair.

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Joel Mosolf
06 xterra Only place in town willing to work on a very commonly broken transmission. Not only was the price very reasonable but the vehicle now drives like new. Honestly didn't believe it was possible. The whole experience was outstanding. I'll recommend these beauties everytime. Thanks for the help!
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Scott J
I had an issue with my Nissan Altima jerking on the way home. Waited into I could take it here and have them do a quick test drive (which is free and very nice, though they may not feel the same issue which is the hard part). Peter was able to tell something was wrong and it’s a common issue with the CVT transmission on Nissans. He took us in the back of the shop as they were currently working on one and could show us the pulleys and CVT housing and the one piece that fails. Unfortunately, due to the price of the parts from Nissan, and low margins, and the fact that in order to fix the one small part would require a whole new transmission to ensure everything was new, it would be $4,500-5,500 + taxes. This is basically the value of the car (probably more than the worth) so not really an option for us. We appreciated the detailed info and seeing the parts and the free test drive. Very helpful - so if you have an issue with your transmission and know nothing about cars (like me), definitely worth it to take here.
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Timely professional service exactly as quoted.
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Brian Taylor
Had a great experience with this company. They were able to get my car in on the same day to give me an estimate. Ordered the part needed that day and and the following day it was completely fixed. Thank you. Excellent customer service!
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My son’s Pontiac Vibe was developing a whiny noise. We traced the sound to the front of the engine. We brought the car to Mister Transmission for them to diagnose. They took time to fully check it out and found the ac compressor to be the culprit. They didn’t charge us at all. I can’t thank them enough. They gave recommendation on what to do. Good people.
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I don’t even know where to begin. Mark went above and beyond from our first conversation and walked me through everything and kept me updated the whole way. My car ended up being more complex then we all originally thought but the team handled it amazingly and Mark made sure I understood everything that was happening and worked longer hours to help trouble shoot. I must say have to worry about a big repair on a 3 month old car was not something I imagined having to navigate but Mark showed compassion and honesty I would go back in a heartbeat(hopefully I won’t need to for a long time!) Thank you again Mark, Tyler and team. My car runs 1000x better than when I bought it.
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