Does My Vehicle Have A Transmission Problem

Often customers come in to our shop unsure of the problem their vehicle may be having. A Transmission problem can be easily identified. First, check condition of transmission fluid. If fluid smells burnt & looks dark, you must visit a transmission repair shop immediately. The normal color of transmission fluid should be cherry red for most vehicles.

Some of the most obvious signs of a failed transmission would be No reverse, No forward, Or missing a shift. When your problem is combined with a check engine light on, Do not rush to buy or replace transmission have someone check out your vehicle to retrieve codes. Some vehicles are electronically controlled. A failed electronic such as computer could cause you to think you have a transmission problem.

Noises are usually come in handy when you are trying to figure out what is wrong with our vehicle. Usually a shudder at certain speeds, loud noises when in gear could indicate that your transmission has internal damage.

Always make sure you have you vehicle diagnosed by a transmission specialist to determine if whatever symptom you are experiencing is transmission.