Costa Mesa’s #1 Independent European Auto Transmission Repair Shop


No matter whether your car is a manual or automatic transmission, taking care of your transmission should always one of the most important parts of maintaining your vehicle. Your transmission plays a large part in the performance of your car and when something is wrong, you’ll notice it quickly in the quality of your driving experience. At European Import Service, our ASE certified mechanics work to provide European auto owners throughout the Costa Mesa area with high-quality, accurate transmission services & repairs.

How to Tell if Your Transmission is Slipping


Since you drive every day, you can likely tell when something doesn’t feel right with your car. A smooth ride is one of the highest selling points in European cars and transmission issues can quickly make any ride bumpier. If something feels off in your car, these are a few signs to look for that can indicate your issue is transmission related:

Strange Noises When Shifting


Car Won’t Engage in Reverse


Delays When Accelerating


Unusual Burning Smells


RPms Over 3,500

If you’re noticing any of these issues, it’s important that you schedule an appointment with one of our ASE certified mechanics as soon as possible to make sure everything is in proper working condition.

Your European Auto Experts


At European Import Service we believe in providing you with quality service above quantity. To better serve you & your car, we specialize in all models of:

Focusing on these brands allows us to keep our shop equipped with the latest factory-grade tools & equipment and provide the in-depth, high-quality maintenance & repairs your car needs, including full transmission services.

Schedule an Appointment Today


Located in Costa Mesa and proudly servicing the area since we first opened in 2017, European Import Service is happy to welcome European auto owners from all throughout surrounding areas including:

If you think your transmission is slipping or have other questions about servicing your car, please call or visit our shop to schedule an appointment.

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