How Frequently Should My Transmission's Fluid Be Changed?
Cherry City Transmission recommends that our customers in the greater Salem area change their vehicle's transmission fluid every 3 years / 36,000 miles. The transmission technicians at Cherry City Transmission recommend bringing your vehicle to our Salem auto repair shop once a year for a transmission fluid change. If your vehicle is older, or you use it for hauling heavy loads and/or towing around the Salem area, it may be required more frequently. To determine if a fluid change is needed, Cherry City Transmission recommends an external diagnostic service. An external diagnostic service for a transmission includes checking the level and condition of your transmission fluid, a road test around Salem, and putting your car on a lift at our shop to check your external transmission controls and to keep your transmission, and your vehicle, performing properly. Use our online appointment form to schedule an appointment now!
Let's face it, a woman's lack of knowledge in the automotive area is often exploited. I've seen it. Got transmission problems... go with Cherry City Transmission, you will not regret it.
Scott Johnson of Salem Oregon
"When I needed transmission work prior to coming to Cherry City Transmissions, it had never been a pleasant experience. I chose Cherry City this time for my wife's van transmission problems because of, well, a coupon offer. After talking initially to Jerry I felt that maybe this experience would be different, and it was. Work was completed prior to when it was promised. The cost was what, Jerry said it would be... and it was fixed right the first time. Since that event, I have had 3 other vehicles' transmissions serviced and again, prompt service with no hidden extra costs. This has been the only automotive experience that I feel that anyone's wife would not be taken advantage of. Let's face it, a woman's lack of knowledge in the automotive area is often exploited. I've seen it. Got transmission problems... go with Cherry City Transmission, you will not regret it. "
I would highly recommend Cherry City Transmission to anyone - simply the best in Salem!
Bette Martin of Monmouth Oregon
"After the transmission in my Dodge 2500 started going out, I visited several shops for a rebuild quote. Cherry City was the best price, and the only shop that offered a warranty. The work on my truck only took 4 days. Cherry City wanted to make sure I was satisfied, and that the truck was right, so they asked me to drive it for 2 weeks to make sure, then bring it back so they could check it out. Only a minor adjustment needed to be made, and I have had no problems since. Not only did they do a great job, with very competitive prices, and a warranty to boot, they have great customer service! I would highly recommend Cherry City Transmission to anyone - simply the best in Salem!"
It has been a pleasure having you work on several cars that my family has brought to you knowing of your trust and honesty and the fact that we are supporting a local business.
Bill Williams of Salem Oregon
"I want to let you know that my Mazda Miata continues to run well after the work you did on it for me. It has been a pleasure having you work on several cars that my family has brought to you knowing of your trust and honesty and the fact that we are supporting a local business. Again, thank you for the work that you have done."
Cherry City Transmission repaired my clutch and it has been working perfect for 3 years now!
Lynn Stransky of Portland
"My clutch went out and needed extensive repair. The last 2 times it was worked on the other people botched the job. It was amazing that I was even able to get the truck down there from Portland. Cherry City Transmission repaired my clutch and it has been working perfect for 3 years now! The price was right and workmanship excellent."
By far the best, most honest transmission repair shop in Salem Oregon!
Christine Smith of Salem Oregon
"By far the best, most honest transmission repair shop in Salem Oregon! My husband had his transmission rebuilt by them, this is his show car, not his daily driver. It was beyond the warranty, when his car started having problems, he took it back to them, and Jerry Wood, the owner, once he looked into it, stated that he would fix it for FREE! At the time, he had an employee that wasn't top notch and did some poor repairs, and this gentleman worked on our car (has since been fired) Jerry didn't have to tell us this, he didn't have to fix it for free, we would have been none the wiser. He is an amazing mechanic, we have sent multiple people to him, with all of them being very pleased."
Thanks to Sophar and his awesome crew I now have my baby back and she's running top-notch!
Kate Barnes of Salem Oregon
"I have a collectable car, one that I want to have and drive for the foreseeable future. I had the feeling it was going to cost me thousands of dollars to get it fixed due to this car being a rare version of a really popular style. Jerry was very familiar with the style, this issue mine had and that is was not only repairable, but he said he could do it in just a few. After checking around, I discovered Sophar's Cherry City Transmissions is where most shops in the are send their transmissions to be rebuilt. Hearing this and having the promise of a quick turn-around, I took my car to Sophar. The repairs took longer than expected--the ONLY complaint I have. The work was done right and the car runs better now than it did when I bought it! I never knew it could accelerate like it does now! Thanks to Sophar and his awesome crew I now have my baby back and she's running top-notch! Also, this is the only place in town that for the price gives a warranty for the work they do. Save money and headaches - take her to Sophar!"
I would highly recommend them to my friends in this area if ask where to take their vehicle to be repaired. they did a great job!
Kevin Mccracken of Roseburg Oregon
"I was in a real bind. Im in the middle of moving from Portland to southern Oregon. in my travels, i had an auto electric emergency in a city where I did nt know which businesses were reputable. I had my truck towed to cherry city transmission from a web search of auto electric businesses in the area i was in. they were absolutely terrific! they were able to find the problem and fix it in a short time and did not overcharge me. they also worked with me to pay them and get my vehicle left out front because i was unable to get back there until after they closed. I would highly recommend them to my friends in this area if ask where to take their vehicle to be repaired. they did a great job!"
The car now runs like it did when I brought it home for the first time. I would not take my car for repairs anywhere else.
Jack Skiles of Salem Oregon
"I highly recommend Cherry City Transmission for all your auto repair needs. I rolled my Jaguar into their garage with 49 codes keeping my engine on. I thought my car was done for good. Luckily Cherry City Transmission was recommended to me. Their excellent technicians through experience and intuition diagnosed and corrected all my car's problems. They are courteous and kept me in the loop about what was happening the entire time while being conscience of my budget. The car now runs like it did when I brought it home for the first time. I would not take my car for repairs anywhere else."
Very nice people to work with they fixed many things wrong with my RAV 4. I will be going back to them when needed. Thanks guys.
Michelle Aho of Salem Oregon
"Very nice people to work with they fixed many things wrong with my RAV 4. I will be going back to them when needed. Thanks guys."
I heard about you from a very reliable source, so when I needed some car work done I made an appointment to have it done and WOW what a GOOD JOB...WELL DONE.
Kathy Moore of Salem Oregon
"I heard about you from a very reliable source, so when I needed some car work done I made an appointment to have it done and WOW what a GOOD JOB...WELL DONE. THANKS."