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Welcome to Summit Transmissions,
your car service in La Mesa, CA!

Summit Transmissions has been serving San Diego and East County since 1982. We have established a reputation for giving our customers more than just good service but giving great value. Value in the quality of the products we sell such as Amsoil Synthetic Oils, Southbend and Southland Clutches, BG products and Jasper Engine. Value in the services we do, including all automotive and truck repair and maintenance services, transmission services and drivetrain services. Selling only what needs to be fixed. Value means peace of mind with longer warranties, including up to a Two-year warranty on most repairs, and up to Three Year on most transmissions and engines. Value means always trying to do what is best for our customers and give thoughtful professional advice. Value means honest service.

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About Summit Transmissions La Mesa, CA

Since 1982 Philip, John and their team have built Summit Transmissions‘ reputation as one of the most honest and trustworthy transmission and automotive repair shops in San Diego. In fact, they have over 600 Five Star reviews including Yelp, Google and Angie’s List. Add to that their A+rating with the BBB as well as their Super Service Award on Angie’s list, you know you’ve picked the right shop. . Recently Prime Buyers Report voted them one of the top ten repair shops in San Diego.

They have a serving heart and have volunteered their time and talents to the American Diabetes Assc, Multiple Sclerosis Association, Toys for Tots and the Rock Church Business Ministry.

Both are dedicated to serving their customers and making sure they’re providing the best service and products and most important value to their customers.

Are you ready to experience the best La Mesa car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

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The Absolute Best Car Service in La Mesa, CA

What sets Summit Transmissions apart from all of the others in La Mesa, CA?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in La Mesa, CA, it’s all about earning loyalty and trust by doing our very best every day. We are determined to earn and keep your trust.

Talent: At Summit Transmissions, you can rest easy knowing that our highly-skilled, experienced auto service professionals are handling your car. Our technicians bring years of experience, skill, and education to the La Mesa auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in La Mesa, CA, and we take the time to talk to you about what that means. We listen to you so we understand your needs and goals for your auto repair.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2004 Mazda B3000

Mazda B3000

Mileage
179,964
Service Date
11/15/2021
Services Performed
  • CUSTOMER STATES codes P0300 Random Misfire
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace
 
Gionny P. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/15/2021

2011 Honda Pilot

Honda Pilot

Mileage
161,350
Service Date
10/27/2021
Services Performed
  • Oil change – Includes filter and Part synthetic oil
  • Inspect and advise oil leak
 
Saul A. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/27/2021

2018 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
26,448
Service Date
9/28/2021
Services Performed
  • ENGINE OIL FILTER – Remove & Replace
 
Ellen H. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/28/2021

2012 Nissan Rogue

Nissan Rogue

Mileage
95,832
Service Date
9/24/2021
Services Performed
  • p0744 code received, dropped the pan and noted metal debris in pan. Confirms internal damage of transmission- recommend replace ccpay@cnanation101.com 1590.40 Approval 8969811
  • TRANSMISSION – Diagnosis – [Includes: Pressure, stall and road test. Check Fluid level and condition, Cable(s) and/or Linkage(s) and diagnostic trouble codes using scan tool (where applicable). NOTE: Deduct .4 when performed with any Transmission repair(s
  • TRANSAXLE ASSEMBLY – Removal & Installation – AWD – [DOES NOT include wheel alignment.]
  • Transmission Cooler Line Flush
  • Reset CVT Deterioration
 
Turran P. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/24/2021

2007 Ford Focus

Ford Focus

Mileage
163,958
Service Date
9/22/2021
Services Performed
  • SNAP FINANCE CHanges Customer Care team at 877-557-3769.
  • TRANSMISSION – Diagnosis – [Includes: Pressure, stall and road test. Check Fluid level and condition, Cable(s) and/or Linkage(s) and diagnostic trouble codes using scan tool (where applicable). NOTE: Deduct .4 when performed with any Transmission repair(s
  • Tech noted good engagement at ignition. Also noted the connector needed adjustment and a fuse replaced to get the stereo operable
  • Includes install new axle seals, front seal, transmission filter and gasket
  • replace rear crank shaft oil seal
  • Remove, clean and reseal
  • ENGINE OIL FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • HEATER HOSES – Remove & Replace – One –
 
Tanya M. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/22/2021

2006 Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata

Mileage
65,099
Service Date
9/8/2021
Services Performed
  • CUSTOMER STATES heater gauge us getting stuck in red while the car is in motion. Has been happening for the last three days (short distance) Intermittent Need to perform pressure Test Is this a sensor issue?
  • Performed test-determined one hose was lose and needed adjustment
  • THERMOSTAT &/OR OUTLET – Remove & Replace – V6
 
Charles (Chuck) B. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/20/2021

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mileage
104,545
Service Date
9/2/2021
Services Performed
  • inspect and advise transmission/ customer suspects leak. dash indicates low trans level
  • Replace with new fittings to address leaks
  • TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER PIPES – Remove & Replace – V6,3.6L Eng,AWD
 
Shauna D. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/2/2021

2015 Nissan Sentra

Nissan Sentra

Mileage
117,811
Service Date
8/25/2021
Services Performed
  • During service All fluids checked during service: Tech noted coolant was low-fill to OE Spec, Added Windshield washer fluid. Brake fluid at full level
  • ENGINE OIL FILTER – Remove & Replace
  • (Combination) – ENGINE OIL – Drain & Refill
 
Aujanae B. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/25/2021

2010 Chrysler Sebring

Chrysler Sebring

Mileage
169,861
Service Date
8/17/2021
Services Performed
  • Tech confirmed the internals of the transmission will need to be inspected for a rebuild. The following codes include P0755, P0700 A rebuild is recommended APproxiamtely 3100.00 for the repair.
 
Lloyd N. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/17/2021

2008 Saturn Outlook

Saturn Outlook

Mileage
151,315
Service Date
8/6/2021
Services Performed
  • customer states engine over heating, and was told by Toyota dealer the transmission needs replacing. Inspect & Advise
  • TRANSMISSION – Tune –
  • AXLE SHAFT seals – Remove & Replace – Both –
 
James M. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/6/2021

2013 Ford Mustang

Ford Mustang

Mileage
67,091
Service Date
7/6/2021
Services Performed
  • Drain and Fill replace filter
  • Also add Molly additive provided by customer.
 
Colton A. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/15/2021

2015 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

Mileage
60,014
Service Date
6/16/2021
Services Performed
  • Noted transmission leak. Courtesy Pick Up of customer after repair
  • TRANSMISSION – Tune – [Includes: R&I Oil Pan, drain Converter (if drain plug available), clean or replace Oil Filter or Screen. Adjust (where applicable): Band(s), Cable(s) and Linkage(s). Replace necessary fluid and road test.]
  • ENGINE OIL FILTER – Remove & Replace
 
Carla M. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/16/2021