Top Mechanics For Gearbox Oil Change & Replacements in Scotland
Garage in Scotland, 19 years of experience
Started my career at the main dealership working on Peugeot/Citroen with my NVQ level 3 in light vehicle maintenance and repair which I completed then moved my way through the ranks to master technician leve...
PETER, TWECHAR • 28th February 2023
Garage in Scotland, 15 years of experience
I began my career with Citroen/Peugeot in Newcastle though the apprenticeship scheme and served my time there for 4 years. I moved to Prestige Cars in Gateshead for 18 months before gaining more experienc...
DAVID, Tyne And Wear • 21st February 2023
Garage in Scotland, 9 years of experience
I am currently employed by Halfords Auto Centre as a skilled auto technician, working on a wide range of modern vehicles in a busy competitive environment. My current duties include Vehicle servicing. Ca...
JAMIE, LARBERT • 30th November 2022
Garage in Scotland, 7 years of experience
Hi I am qualified mechanic with IMI level 3 diploma. We can do all sort of jobs small to big, like bulb wiper replacement to more complex jobs like engine, transmission rebulid/replacement. We welcome all k...
BARTOSZ, Edinburgh • 2nd October 2022
BMW 5 Series • Manual gearbox oil drain & refill
Mobile mechanic in Scotland, 30 years of experience
Having worked in the motor trade for over 30 years I have a wealth of experience working on all types of vehicle from cars to large goods, plant and agricultural vehicles.
RUARIDH, ARBROATH • 18th May 2022
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter • Manual gearbox oil drain & refill
Mobile mechanic in Scotland, 10 years of experience
Mechanical Engineer British Army (September 2011 - October 2020) As a Mechanic in the Army, I was given the opportunity to be fully trained as well as gain a magnitude of experience on a variety of vehic...
TOM, GULLANE • 20th August 2021
Renault Megane • Manual gearbox oil drain & refill
Garage in Scotland, 17 years of experience
CDL AutoTec is owned & operated by Duncan Hamilton who has over 17 years experience in the trade. We offer full garage services with a 1 bay workshop catering for all make/models and repairs. If you cannot m...
ZSOLT, Tranent • 21st October 2017
Garage in Blandford, 20 years of experience
Mobile Mechanic with 20 years experience, all work completed to a high standard using manufacturer recognised parts. I’m in the military so split between the below locations, therefore able to complete work ...
GEOFFREY, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE • 9th April 2020
Garage in Scotland, 39 years of experience
Here at pitstop, we pride ourselves in quality work. We are your one-stop shop where we can assist you with all your vehicle needs. Some of the services we offer include servicing, MOT, brakes, diagnostics, ...
NIKKI, KILMACOLM • 24th March 2023
MINI Mini Paceman • MOT with collection & delivery
Garage in Scotland, 8 years of experience
Self employed mechanic for the past 3 years covering central Scotland. All work accepted
JEAN, GLASGOW CITY • 24th March 2023
Mobile mechanic in Scotland, 7 years of experience
7 Years in the trade working from Halfords auto-centre Dragon Performance centre Lukas Mobile Garage And now RMM Services
VICTORIA, OBAN • 24th March 2023
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter • Premium Pre-purchase Inspection
Garage in Scotland, 13 years of experience
I have more than 13 years repairing vehicles. I can offer a range of services and repairs. Happy to help
MATTHEW, CROOK • 24th March 2023
Citroen Berlingo • Brake discs and pads replacement - front (both)
Garage in Scotland, 35 years of experience
Langlands Road Garage is an exceptionally busy and well respected garage in Govan. Equipped with four ramps and a fully functioning MOT test lane, our highly skilled technicians can repair your vehicle back ...
CORY, Glasgow • 24th March 2023
Garage in Scotland, 23 years of experience
We are a small independent garage based in the Woodside area of Aberdeen.
LEENA, ABERDEEN • 24th March 2023
Toyota Yaris • Battery jump start
Mobile mechanic in Scotland, 25 years of experience
Started in the industry from a very young age. Gaining a good 10 years experience I then decided to get formal qualifications to consolidate the experience I had gained at the ages of 25. I now have about 30...
COLIN, Dunfermline • 23rd March 2023
Citroen DS4 • Coil spring (road spring) replacement - front (both)
Frequently asked questions about gearbox oil change & replacements in Scotland
Read our answers to questions about gearbox oil change costs, symptoms and more.
What does a gearbox oil change in Scotland 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 Scotland?
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 Scotland garages offer home collection and delivery for gearbox oil change?
Yes, many garages in Scotland 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 Scotland.
Can Scotland mobile mechanics do gearbox oil change at my home or office?
Yes, Scotland 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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Recent Gearbox Oil change quotes in Scotland
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