Skip to Main Content

Transmission Repair Services in Torrance, CA 90505

Transmission Repair

How Often Should You Have Transmission Repair Work Done?

It’s wise to incorporate transmission inspection and repair into your routine maintenance schedule. When you get your tires rotated and your oil changed, also have the transmission fluid examined, and flushed if needed. Of course, you shouldn’t hesitate to take your car in for transmission repair at the first sign of a problem.

How Often Should You Get a Transmission Flush?

It’s important to take your vehicle to Meineke whenever you notice problems with the transmission. As for how often you should have a transmission flush, that depends on the vehicle; some manufacturers recommend getting a transmission flush every 30,000 miles or so, others every 100,000. You can check in your owner’s manual, but what we really recommend is just having your transmission fluid looked at when you take your vehicle in for routine maintenance, like a tire rotation or oil change.

How Often Do You Need a Transmission Flush?

The frequency with which your car needs a transmission flush varies. With some vehicles, it’s every 30,000 miles. Others can go more than 100,000. A smart solution is to ask for a transmission fluid check every time you get your oil changed and tires rotated. Your Meineke service professional can make further recommendations for ongoing transmission maintenance.

Schedule a Transmission Maintenance Appointment with Meineke

What’s more, Meineke makes it incredibly easy to schedule a transmission service appointment. Just visit the Meineke website to request an appointment at Meineke in Torrance CA. Taking care of your transmission is important for the good of your vehicle—and the Meineke team strives to make it as easy as possible for you!

Transmission Maintenance: Understanding the Basics

Your vehicle’s transmission is among its most important systems; without it, it’s impossible for your automobile to function optimally. Thus, it’s critically important to take care of your transmission, and to make transmission repair part of your routine auto maintenance habit. First and foremost, it’s good to understand what the transmission does. Think of a multi-speed bicycle: you begin by pedaling in a low-gear, which allows you to quickly accelerate, but not really reach a high top speed. Then, once you start coasting, you can switch into a higher gear, and thus achieve higher speed. Your automobile’s transmission works in a similar fashion, helping to regulate the power generated by your engine as relative to your current speed. It can only do this when it’s well taken care of, though, and that encompasses a regular check of the transmission fluid as well as the occasional transmission flush.

When to Worry About Transmission Repair

There are a few warning signs that it’s time for a transmission maintenance appointment. If you notice that your car seems to have a hard time shifting gears—if there is a jostling, or a grinding noise—that’s a dead giveaway. The car slipping out of gear, or changing gears at random times, is another one. And any whining noise you heard could point to a transmission issue. That means it’s time to take your car to Meineke in Torrance CA for maintenance!

Schedule this service today!

Schedule Transmission Repair Appointment

Meineke Torrance

24005 Hawthorne Blvd

Torrance, CA 90505

(310) 870-1114

Center Hours

M-F 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Sat 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Sun 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Get Directions > View Shop Details >

There are no coupons for Transmission Repair services at this location.

Sign Up For Offers!

Receive an email alert when offers are available at this shop.