Diagnosing problems with transmissions, rebuilding or replacing transmission components, and adjusting transmission settings to ensure smooth operation
Given our extensive experience of over 45 years in servicing individuals and families throughout the local region, Midland Tune and Service Centre is the transmission specialist in Perth that you can trust. We have built a reputation for providing high-quality service and exceptional customer care.
Our team of highly-skilled mechanics and technicians are equipped to service all cars including 4WDs and SUVs, for most makes and models. We have the knowledge and expertise to diagnose and repair any transmission problems your car may have.
When you bring your vehicle to us, we will conduct a thorough inspection to determine the cause of the problem. Based on the diagnosis, we will provide you with a detailed explanation of the necessary solutions and their associated costs. We will work with you to find the most effective and cost-efficient solution for your transmission problems.
We use only the highest quality parts and equipment to ensure that your vehicle is running at its best. Our team is dedicated to providing top-quality service and ensuring that your vehicle is operating at its best. Our goal is to have you back on the road as soon as possible, with a smooth-running and reliable transmission. With our extensive experience and expertise, you can trust us to provide you with the best transmission service in Perth.
Signs Your Transmission Needs Servicing
Several reasons prompt the need to check and repair a car’s transmission, including:
- A damaged seal or gasket causes a leak in the transmission fluid, leading to a loss of lubrication and increased wear on transmission components.
- Problems with the gears or bearings within the transmission produce grinding or strange noises.
- The transmission slips gears when it is low on fluid or if there is a problem with the clutch or torque converter.
- The transmission experiences delayed engagement if it is low on fluid or if there is a problem with the transmission’s control module.
- A transmission warning light on some vehicles or a diagnostic trouble code (DTC) stored in the vehicle’s computer indicates a problem with the transmission.
- Problems with the transmission’s shifting mechanism or with the transmission control module cause difficulty shifting gears.
- Poor coolant circulation or a clogged transmission oil cooler causes overheating of the transmission, which may lead to transmission failure.
It is important to take immediate action and have the transmission checked and repaired as soon as a problem is noticed to prevent further damage and costly repairs.
Bring your car to Midland Tune and Service Centre, an experienced Transmission Specialist in Perth
To ensure that your transmission lasts as long as possible, it is important to engage in regular maintenance. One key aspect of this is changing the transmission fluid and filter on a regular basis, as recommended by the manufacturer. This helps to keep the transmission lubricated and prevents debris from building up, which can cause damage to the gears and other internal components. Additionally, it is important to avoid overloading your vehicle as this can put extra strain on the transmission and cause it to wear out more quickly. It is also beneficial to drive at consistent speeds as sudden acceleration and deceleration can put extra stress on the transmission. Regularly monitoring and maintaining the transmission can help you to identify any potential issues early on and address them before they become serious problems. In this way, you can ensure that your vehicle’s transmission continues to operate smoothly and effectively over time.
At Midland Tune and Service Centre, we prioritize maintaining your vehicle’s performance by providing comprehensive transmission services as a transmission specialist in Perth. Our team of experienced mechanics and technicians use the latest tools and technology to diagnose and fix any issues efficiently.
If you experience any problem with your vehicle, reach out to us. We offer a wide range of services, from routine maintenance to major repairs, to keep your vehicle running smoothly. Our goal is to provide a one-stop solution for all your vehicle needs. In addition to transmission services, we also offer brake repair, engine repair, and oil changes.
We stand behind our work by offering a 12-month/20,000km warranty on parts and labour, giving you the peace of mind that your vehicle is in good hands. Contact us today and let us take care of your vehicle’s transmission needs.
Transmission Service FAQs
A: A transmission is a mechanical component of a vehicle that transmits power from the engine to the drive wheels. It allows the vehicle to change gears, allowing it to accelerate and decelerate smoothly.
A: Signs that a transmission requires servicing or replacement include slipping gears, grinding or strange noises, delayed engagement, difficulty shifting gears, and warning lights or error codes on the dashboard.
A: The frequency of transmission service depends on the make and model of your vehicle, as well as your driving habits. It’s best to consult your vehicle’s owner’s manual or consult a transmission specialist for specific recommendations.
A: It depends on the severity of the problem. In some cases, a transmission can be repaired with a simple fix such as changing the fluid, replacing a sensor or a solenoid. However, if the damage is extensive, it may require a complete rebuild or replacement.