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Q: Transmission

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Can you swap the same transmission with out any problems
My car has an automatic transmission.

When replacing the transmission, it’s actually the easiest and best option to replace with the exact same transmission. Just make sure to get a high quality new or rebuilt unit, or if you insist on a used transmission, get one with a warranty. The transmission should be replaced by a qualified professional, such as one from YourMechanic.

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