Transmission Position Sensor Replacement at your home or office in North Brookfield.

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Duane

24 years of experience
414 reviews
Duane
24 years of experience
The mechanic Duane did an excellent job and was very courteous. I would recommend him to anyone looking for work on their vehicle.

Clarissa

26 years of experience
197 reviews
Clarissa
26 years of experience
Clarissa was very polite went over and behond very good mechanic I will definitely as for her specifically for future auto repair

Jason

13 years of experience
15 reviews
Jason
13 years of experience
Great mechanic.. Will request him again

Blissel

3 years of experience
38 reviews
Blissel
3 years of experience
Blissel came on time and listen to my concerns then as agreed he went to work and before I knew it the job was done, love the idea the they come to you and fix your car so hassle free its great thanks

Miguel

34 years of experience
258 reviews
Miguel
34 years of experience
Great guy knows his stuff

Nicholas

10 years of experience
412 reviews
Nicholas
10 years of experience
Nick knew exactly what the problem was, how to fix it, and helped walk me through every step. He would keep in communication when it helped to alleviate the issue, and was clearly an expert at the repair itself.

David

17 years of experience
39 reviews
David
17 years of experience
Prompt, thorough and knowledgeable.

Quentin

18 years of experience
20 reviews
Quentin
18 years of experience
Great automotive experience

Fred

16 years of experience
389 reviews
Fred
16 years of experience
Excellent! Highly recommended!

Daniel

10 years of experience
37 reviews
Daniel
10 years of experience
Great service! Excellent mechanic!


How much does Transmission Position Sensor (Switch) Replacement cost in North Brookfield?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in North Brookfield. Our mechanics in North Brookfield are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in North Brookfield.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2014 Nissan Titan $221 $76.76 $143.98 18% $270.26
2015 Toyota Land Cruiser $491 $411.23 $79.99 5% $518.73
2005 Mercury Mountaineer $189 $108.54 $79.99 12% $216.04
2016 Cadillac ATS $232 $119.98 $111.98 14% $270.48
2008 Land Rover Range Rover $715 $634.65 $79.99 3% $742.15
2008 Jaguar XJ8 $490 $409.98 $79.99 5% $517.48

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Transmission Position Sensor (Switch) Replacement Service

What is the Transmission Position Sensor (Switch) all about?

Vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission are designed to start only in park or neutral gears. If a vehicle is able to start in reverse or drive gears, it can unintentionally move, causing damage to property or injuries to occupants or bystanders. For this reason, automakers have developed a safety shutdown called a transmission position sensor or range sensor that cuts the power to the starter control circuit if the vehicle is not in park or neutral. This sensor or switch is typically mounted on the side of the transmission and screws into the body of the transmission to detect in which gear the transmission is engaged. If the driver attempts to start the vehicle when the transmission is engaged in a gear other than park or neutral, power is not distributed to the starter circuit. The vehicle will not crank, preventing unintentional vehicle movement. If the transmission position sensor, or range sensor fails, the vehicle may be able to start while engaged in a drive gear.

Keep in mind:

  • Symptoms related to the transmission position sensor mimic those of other common problems.
  • Professional mechanics need to diagnose the symptoms for accurate repair.
  • The transmission position sensor is also commonly referred to as a transmission range sensor.

How it's done:

  • The faulty transmission position sensor switch is identified
  • The vehicle is lifted and supported on jack stands
  • The defective transmission position sensor switch is then removed
  • The new transmission position sensor switch is installed and the vehicle taken off the jack stands
  • The repair is verified and the vehicle is road tested for proper operation

Our recommendation:

While the transmission position sensor is does not require any routine service, as an electronic part, it can fail. If your automatic transmission-equipped vehicle is able to start in a gear other than park or neutral, or if your vehicle will not start when in park or neutral, you may need to replace the transmission position sensor.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Transmission Position Sensor (Switch)?

  • Engine will not start at all
  • Engine will only start in neutral gear, not in park
  • Engine will start in engaged in drive or reverse gear

How important is this service?

If your vehicle is able to start in gear, there is potential to cause injury to people or damage to property. If the range sensor fails, have it replaced immediately.

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