Top Mechanics For Gearbox Oil Change & Replacements in Berkshire
Mobile mechanic serving Berkshire, 30 years of experience
I have worked in the car repair industry for over 30 years. Operating as a mobile mechanic in this area for over 25 years
FRANKIE, Berkshire • 10th August 2022
Vauxhall Corsa • Additional work following previous booking
Garage serving Berkshire, 20 years of experience
Jon owns and operates SMS Autocare and has been running the business for over 15 years in the Slough area. Prior to setting up SMS Autocare Jon completed his apprenticeship and was then a mobile mechanic for...
Garage serving Berkshire, 20 years of experience
I began my mechanical career with Peugeot/Citroen where I completed my full apprenticeship and spent 4 years there. I moved to work with Renault for around 3 years before moving to VW/Audi for 4 years. I rel...
ANDY, WELWYN GARDEN CITY • 6th April 2022
Garage in Guildford, 13 years of experience
I am a qualified mechanic and have 12 years experience working on various makes and models in the uk. I have worked for a range of garages from main dealers to small independent firms. I am also an Mot teste...
Garage in Woking, 12 years of experience
I started my career with Kwik-Fit when I was 16 for a number of years understanding the trade. I moved to work for a few independent garages for around 4 years before working with Vauxhall for 3 years and su...
ALAN, Surrey • 22nd February 2017
Renault Espace/Grand Espace IV • Manual gearbox oil drain & refill
Mobile mechanic in Horndean , 10 years of experience
We are a family run business. we pride ourselves on great customer services,we will go above and beyond to get you back on the road. with over 10 years professional experience in various garages including...
JASON, Southampton • 28th September 2022
Garage in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, 24 years of experience
My career started out at military school at Bearwood College for a number of years and I undertook my apprenticeship whilst I was here. I moved to work with the Evans Halhaw Group for around 15 years in tota...
STEPHEN, Watford • 27th November 2018
Peugeot 207 SW • Manual gearbox oil drain & refill
Garage in Luton , 8 years of experience
Qualified mobile mechanic with 8 years of experience working on various makes and models of cars. Specialising in VW/Audi brand
Garage in Denmead, 13 years of experience
Antony - Mechanic for 13 years - MOT tester - Main dealership certificated As a master technician - Trained in technical diagnostic equipment. And electrical diagnostics Our aim is to give you the best...
PETER, HAYLING ISLAND • 29th November 2019
Garage in London, 10 years of experience
Pit Start is the only garage in the UK that carries out all repairs and servicing in full public view. You are allowed to go into the work area and inspect the work while it’s being carried out by our profes...
MIKLOS, London • 7th August 2020
Garage in Portsmouth, years of experience
Based in Portsmouth we have 2 units 1 offering full mechanical and servicing and the other offering in house custom ecu remapping , we have a 4ton lift in unit 6 and a 1500bhp rolling road in unit 7 , we are...
HOWARD, SOUTHSEA • 19th April 2021
Garage in Luton, 23 years of experience
In total I have over 20 years of experience. The last 11 years I have worked for Ford Service Centre where I have also carried cars and vans repairs.
KEITH, HUSBORNE CRAWLEY • 22nd February 2022
Kia Sportage • Manual gearbox oil drain & refill
Garage in London, 15 years of experience
I have been interested in the car repair industry for almost my entire life. The first few years were spent learning the trade and I went to college to study it properly. I worked at a garage as a BMW specia...
Garage in Caterham, 14 years of experience
I have 8 years of experience in the automotive repair industry. I did my apprenticeship at a garage in London and have done mechanical work ever since. I worked at a garage for a few years after the apprenti...
ILIA, Surbiton • 21st March 2020
Garage in Potters Bar, 35 years of experience
I have worked as a mechanic for over 35 years. I have experience with all types of vehicles including American models. I also have a lot of experience in motorcycles and vans repairs and servicing . Worked ...
PETER, MIDDLESEX • 14th March 2023
Frequently asked questions about gearbox oil change & replacements in Berkshire
Read our answers to questions about gearbox oil change costs, symptoms and more.
What does a gearbox oil change in Berkshire involve?
- The mechanic will inspect the fluid.
- If necessary, the mechanic will replace the fluid.
- The mechanic will test drive the car and inspect the gearbox.
What are the symptoms of bad gearbox fluid?
- When the gearbox's fluid has discoloured.
- When you have trouble changing gear.
- When the gearbox temperature light on the car's dashboard is on.
- When there is a grinding noise coming from the gearbox.
How long does it take to change gearbox oil?
A gearbox oil change usually takes around 1 hour, but can take less or more time. Ultimately, the time that the job will take will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.
Is dirty gearbox oil an MOT failure?
No, dirty gearbox oil will not lead to an MOT failure. The inner workings and hence fluid are not assessed during an MOT as only safety-critical and structural issues are checked for (for example transmission joints or bearings are checked).
How much is a gearbox service in Berkshire?
A gearbox service for an automatic car can cost from £150 to over £250, depending on the type of gearbox and the parts required.
When should a gearbox be serviced?
A gearbox should be serviced according to the recommended manufacturer service schedule or if an issue with the gearbox has been identified. For example, if the gearbox fails to change gears, there is a jerky gear shift or the transmission overheats a gearbox service may help remedy these issues.
How do I know if my gearbox oil is low?
There's a number of tell-tale signs that can indicate that the gearbox oil level is low:
- Trouble shifting gears
- Gearbox overheats
- Noises from the gearbox
- Delayed engagement of gears
- Vibrations from the gearbox
Can Berkshire garages offer home collection and delivery for gearbox oil change?
Yes, many garages in Berkshire are able to offer collection and delivery for a gearbox oil change. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a gearbox oil change in Berkshire.
Can Berkshire mobile mechanics do gearbox oil change at my home or office?
Yes, Berkshire mobile mechanics can do a gearbox oil change at your home or office, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.
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