The Dangers of DIY Transmission Repair Conclusion

As we have covered already, there are several dangers of do it yourself transmission repair.  Taking your transmission apart is bad enough, but…

Get Transmission Repair in Mesa | (480) 986-7367
Get Transmission Repair in Mesa | (480) 986-7367

Putting it Back Together:  The Next Problem with Transmission Repair

To make matters even worse, putting all the removed parts back together in the right way may prove to be a complicated puzzle that you might not be able to solve with your do it yourself transmission repair. In addition, you might end up removing other pieces of the vehicle and not even realize it, thus messing up the whole system.

As easy as it may seem, fixing the system without the right knowledge or experience may not be a smart idea. But what about buying a new automatic transmission?

Why Don’t I Just Buy a New Automatic Transmission?

There are certain parts of a vehicle that you cannot just purchase without knowing what to look for, how to fix them, and from whom you are buying from. A transmission is one of them.  And as we covered previously, do it yourself transmission repair is very risky.

Because you do not have any special knowledge about transmissions, it’s possible that you will purchase one at the recommendation of a dealer. You might not even check the quality or even whether it will fit perfectly into your vehicle. It’s only after fixing it that you realize that it won’t just fit properly or fails to work. And if the dealer won’t agree to take it back- you end up losing a lot of money.

Of course, this is a mess that you wouldn’t want to find yourself in. It’s therefore important to leave this kind of task to a professional who has the ability to differentiate between a good and a bad transmission. This way, you will be saving yourself from the stress that comes with buying a new transmission.

Vehicle Repair is Risky, Transmission Repair in Mesa All the More So

It goes without saying that any kind of transmission repair performed by untrained hands can cause serious injuries and other health complications as well as vehicle damage. In addition, DIY transmission repair means that you won’t have any guarantee or a warranty.

One of the biggest advantages of using professional auto mechanics is that they give a warranty on every single part that is repaired or replaced. This means that in case the vehicle fails to function within the warranty period, you can have it repaired at no extra cost. This simply means that you are covered during this period, unlike when you decide to do it by yourself.

Attempting to repair or replace your car/truck’s transmission may seem like a good idea, but it’s not a smart thing to do. While it might cost you a lot of money in the short term, using a professional that you can trust can protect you in the long run. And there is nothing wrong with trying to do the repairs by yourself. However, sometimes its best to hire an experienced technician to avoiding creating a huge, costly mess, particularly with automatic transmission repair in Mesa.


Trail Transmission

11240 East Apache Trail
Apache Junction, AZ 85120-3529
(480) 986-7367
Contact Us 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *