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Transmission Repair and Service | Boyd Automotive and Tire

Transmission Repair and Service

Todays modern automatic transmission is the single most complicated mechanical component in your vehicle. The automatic transmission  is comprised of electrical systems, computer controls, mechanical systems and hydraulic systems that all work together covert power from the engine to drive the wheels. With so many components doing so much to work together, this can lead to complicated problems, and your transmission may need special attention and servicing.

A well maintained transmission leads to a longer vehicle life. There are a few common transmission problems. In a typical case, trouble starts with overheating. Heavy traffic, intense pulling, struggling in the winter snow, hot summer weather, and street racing can all cause your transmission to overheat. At higher temperatures, the transmissions fluids boil and burn. It will be less lubricated and deposits of grit and grime will begin to build within the transmission. At Boyd Automotive and Tire recommend that you take your vehicle to a service technician immediately if you believe you are experiencing problems.

In the occasion that  you should you be getting your vehicle serviced, explain all of the suspected problems in as great detail as possible. This will help our technicians to help you and diagnose or even prevent transmission issues more efficiently and more accurately, saving both your wallet, and your time.

Stop in, E-mail or call us to day to get your transmission questions answered or to book a service appointment at Boyd Automotive and Tire in St. Catharines today.