1. The Death of The Manual Transmission

    If you listen really hard at night, sometimes you can hear it, all the way from Detroit. That's right, the swan song of the manual transmission can be heard all the way down here in San Diego. Here at Kearny Mesa Automotive we don't care what kind of transmission you choose to run, we can fix it. We offer one of Kearny Mesa’s most trusted transmission repair and replacement shops. Of course, transmissions are not our only service offering and if you need engine or repair of your hybrid vehicle, our ASE Certified technicians have you covered.   Goodbye Stick Shift? We have noticed that less …Read More

  2. Time For A New Transmission? – Part 2

    In our last blog post we found it fitting to bring up transmission repair and the inevitable fact that sometimes the repairs that need to be taken care of are beyond repair and require replacement. While the overall replacement is expensive, it’s inevitably necessary for you to replace your transmission in order for your car to run. At Kearny Mesa Automotive and Transmission, we have a team of specialists that can help you determine whether or not it’s time for you to get a replacement transmission. In our last blog post we covered a few of the signs that are good cues to needing a new tra…Read More

  3. Time For A New Transmission?

    Transmission repairs are costly, in fact they’re one of the more expensive repairs that you could have to make with your car. While they are rather pricey, they’re also necessary. If you’ve been experiencing problems with your transmission or have tried to repair these issues on your own, and have not seen any results, chances are that it’s time for a new transmission. At Kearny Mesa Automotive and Transmission, we have a team of transmission repair specialists that are knowledgeable and experienced with transmission repairs and replacements. When asked how to know whether or not it’…Read More

  4. What Is That Makes Transmission Repairs So Expensive

    Across the board, we can all agree that unexpected car repairs are the worst. They’re inconvenient, frustrating and more often than not, pretty expensive. While flat tires and broken headlights are annoying, there are few auto repairs as frustrating as your car’s transmission. Not only is this a frustrating repair, it’s an inconvenient one. Your car is entirely undrivable, and you’re left having to figure out a way to get around until it can be repaired. What makes it worse is that this is one of the more expensive repairs that you could make. Though expensive, this repair is entirely …Read More

  5. How Often Should Your Tires Be Rotated

    If you’re not extremely knowledgeable with cars, chances are that you sort out the importance of auto maintenance. Not sure what we mean? Oil changes are a must, we all know that they need to happen roughly once a month or every 3000 miles; easy to remember. Same goes for the times that that daunting check engine light comes on, that calls for an immediate visit to the repair shop. But what is the case for tire rotation? Most maintenance visits will include this service in their checklist, but if that weren’t the case, do you know how often you should be getting your tires rotated? What is…Read More