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Not able to change gears

If you're not able to change gears My Auto Shop can get it sorted with a Transmission Inspection. Simply leave as many details about the issue as you can and we will contact local MTA approved mechanics that are qualified to fix the underlying issue. We'll email you quotes for an inspection within 2 working days, and where possible provide an indication as to the likely underlying issue(s) and cost to fix. You can book directly on the My Auto Shop platform in minutes.

How a Transmission Inspection works with My Auto Shop:

First our qualified mechanics will check the fluid levels of the clutch or transmission to ensure there is no leak and that the system is topped up. They will then complete a diagnostic scan.

They will then quote up any repairs or replacement parts if required.

When your not able to change gears its often as a result of a:

  • Broken Clutch Cable
  • Low Fluid in Transmission
  • Low Fluid in Master Cylinder
  • Failed Brake Light Switch
  • Bad Sequencers

Popular services linked to a Transmission Inspection:

Automatic Selector Cable Replacement

In a manual transmission, the gear lever is what selects and changes the gear you’re in. In an automatic transmission, it’s the selector cable. Also known as an automatic selector cable, the automatic transmission still handles changing gears as you drive but the selector cable is what determines whether you’re in park, reverse, neutral or drive.

Torque Converter Seal Replacement

A key component of an automatic transmission, the torque converter is a fluid-filled component that directs the transmission fluid according to the drive conditions and allows the vehicle to come to a stop without stalling.

Manual Selector Cable Replacement

These transmit the movement of the gear stick to the manual transmission/ gearbox, ensuring you are in the gear you've selected.

Transmission Fluid Replacement

Transmission fluid ensures the internal parts of your transmission avoid excess wear and tear and helps to ensure they do not overheat. Generally vehicles require their transmission fluid to be replaced about every 36 months of 30,000kms.

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