Transmission Position Sensor Replacement at your home or office in Yukon.

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Colin

27 years of experience
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Colin
27 years of experience
Colin was a pleasure to work with! Very knowledgeable.
super friendly, honest and made sure the job was done right.

Chris

18 years of experience
426 reviews
Chris
18 years of experience
He was very professional: spoke with knowledge and communicated before the appointment really well.

Gilbert

20 years of experience
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Gilbert
20 years of experience
He is a experts and knowledgeable

Scott

36 years of experience
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Scott
36 years of experience
Scott was great, on time and complete!

Jerimiah

19 years of experience
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Jerimiah
19 years of experience
The best auto repair experence i ever had. Jerimiah was the best.

Clarissa

27 years of experience
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Clarissa
27 years of experience
Very nice and Knowledgeable....

Allen

36 years of experience
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Allen
36 years of experience
Excellent Mechanic, very satisfied with his service and professionalism

Noni

22 years of experience
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Noni
22 years of experience
I must say Noni ia a Great mechnaic. Quick, Knowledgeable and Friendly. I would recommend Noni to everyone !!!

David

18 years of experience
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David
18 years of experience
Prompt, thorough and knowledgeable.

Cornelius

18 years of experience
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Cornelius
18 years of experience
On time. Did a great job


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

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Yukon. Our mechanics in Yukon 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 Yukon.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse $252 $172.03 $79.99 9% $279.53
2013 Subaru Impreza $245 $132.78 $111.98 13% $283.28
2008 Volkswagen Beetle $431 $318.73 $111.98 8% $469.23
2009 Infiniti QX56 $157 $76.76 $79.99 14% $184.26
2008 Audi TT Quattro $294 $182.14 $111.98 11% $332.64
2014 Porsche 911 $247 $166.72 $79.99 10% $274.22

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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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