Sheridan Transmission Service Articles

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Once the engine got back from the machine shop, it took him 3 weeks to finish installing the engine even though he knew our business was down until the truck was repaired and he promised to get it done quickly. He would show up for a few hours and then not show up for 2 or 3 days. And he would say he was coming to install the engine but wouldn't show up or answer calls or texts and then lie about why he didn't show up). But when he did finish the job, he didn't secure the engine into the truck completely (forgot to install one of the bolts, etc) and the engine shifted, bending a water hose that exploded causing the engine to over-heat and crack the head with less than 1,000 miles on the engine- completely ruining the engine.
When we asked if he had insurance to replace the blown engine, he stated that he has no insurance and didn't even offer to make it right even though the blown engine is completely his fault.
He did offer to re-install the next engine we purchase at no charge, but I wouldn't trust him to do the job correctly or in a timely manner.

- Dellrie H.
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Alright I will start off with the good points,
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is one of the nicest guys you will ever meet. He seems to be very honest. However, in my case, the transmission was overhauled. I had to take it back to him at least 3 times, two due to transmission leaks. One time my daughter drove the car and it flat out squatted. I had to have it towed. The front wheel drive axle jumped out of the transfer casing. The engine light came on after they worked on it. Took it to the dealer and during the overhaul, they flat out pulled the wires out of the O2 sensor instead of taking the time to remove it. Plus, they put a
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in the hood. Stay Away!
- Dennis K.
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They did a great job checking the transmission out for me. Gave me a good quote for future work this is necessary and the time frame that I have to get it done. They were friendly and quick. I like that!
- Marilyn H.
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did work on my Ford F150 when it would not go into reverse. Charged a fair price...and did not add additional monies at the end of the job. Work was completed one day earlier than scheduled. Would highly recommend to someone who needs transmission work in
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- katherine O.
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they came has soon has they could to pick up vehicle and promised 850.00 to rebuild trans and then once they droped transmission told me it would cost 3000.00 and I said forget it then they wanted 100 for towing and 450.00 to replace transmission I CANT BELIEVE THESE REVIEWS...been in industry of auto repair all my life and have many friends that worked in that service...I am 58 and I am telling you there con artist..thiefs and they gave me time too pay the bill of 1900.00 and tried to obtain title of auto behind my back...they ended up putting used parts in and said they could only guaranteed for a couple months...they tested my christian faith...it took me this long because I just joined angie's list
- craig B.
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My usual mechanic could not locate the source of the problem and was concerned about the sounds he heard from the transmissions, not his area.
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was a good experience. They were polite, asked a lot of questions. No pressure, and gave me honest responses. It felt like a conversation and not a sales pitch.
They felt my manual 5 speed was fine, and $$$ replacement was not needed. They then dug deeper to look for what set off my indicators. It was noted that middle motor mount (technically its an engine mount), was bad. We talked about it and I opted to have the mount replaced.
The car has been running fine for a few weeks now.
I am very pleased at how it all turned out. I would go back.
Thank you guys.
- Barbara D.
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I called the office and discussed the problem with the mechanic. He explained that replacement of the transmission fluid would be risky and may cause additional problems. Transmission fluid is a "high detergency" lubricant. New fluid would tend to dislodge dirt deposits that are not now in circulation. This would be like adding dirt to the transmission lubricant, causing failure of the mechanism. If the transmission were not so old, this would not be a concern. At this point, it is better to wait to see if a serious problem develops, at which time the transmission can be replaced or rebuilt.


- Robert G.
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They were professional. My Freelander was inoperable, and I thought it was a transmission issue. I was concerned the fix would be worth more than the car itself, but fortunately they determined it was the cable. They didn't have the part and had to wait 3 days for the OEM part to arrive, but once it did, they got it in and fixed appropriately. I was pleased with the service.
- Matthew B.
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After paying for the service, we realized that the work was never completed. If my husband hadn't checked, they would have happily let us drive off of the lot without even washing the undercarriage, much less applying undercoating to it. When we complained, the service manager told us if we left the vehicle there another day, the work would be completed. When we returned, they had (sort of) completed the work. However there was over spray all over the car and some sort of goop dripping down the doors. When we complained again they refused to refund our money.
I had a trailer hitch installed somewhere else and they told me that the undercoating was, as suspected, haphazardly completed. I purchased my car at this dealership and I assure you I will NEVER have a car serviced there again and I will NEVER purchase a car there again. I reported them to Ford also, since they are a Ford service center. I have never had a problem like this with a Ford service center. In fact that is WHY I use Ford service stations - generally they cost a little more, but the work is quality.
- jola O.
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GTS was professional, prompt and friendly. I went to GTS because I wanted a second opinion about a noise I had been hearing. One place indicated my transmission needed to be rebuilt or replaced. GTS found a loose bolt that was causing the noise and didn't even charge me for the road test or the repair. I will definitely be going back to GTS for any possible transmission problems!

- Laura P.
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All Transmission Shops in Sheridan, IL

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AAMCO Transmissions and Auto Service

262 S Dirksen Pkwy
Springfield, IL

Adkins Towing & Automotive Repair

PO Box 333
Paw Paw, IL

ALLEN AUTO REPAIR

1821 E NORRIS DR
Ottawa, IL

AUTO TECH REPAIR CTR

929 W WASHINGTON ST
Benton, IL

Automotive Specialties

208 Wolf
Yorkville, IL

AutoPartsNerd.com

(no pick-up)
Bronx, NY

BECKER AUTOMOTIVE

1903 1ST AVE
Mendota, IL

Brahler Lube Center

1701 S 6th St
Springfield, IL

Brian's Auto Repair

33430 1500 N Ave
Spring Valley, IL

Central Illinois Transmission

1916 S 17th St
Mattoon, IL

Certified Auto Repair, Inc

410 Bedford RD
Morris, IL

Clousers Springfield Auto Center

2752 Holmes Ave
Springfield, IL

Dad's Place

Macomb, IL

Deery Brothers

200 S Gear Avenue
West Burlington, IA

Donahue Auto Repair Inc

702 E Main St
Streator, IL

Effingham Tire & Auto Center - Effingham

1601 W Fayette Ave
Effingham, IL

Feehan's Automotive

402 West Mondamin Street
Minooka, IL

Firestone Complete Auto Care Store

2610 Us Hwy 34
Oswego, IL

Firestone Complete Auto Care Store

407 S 6th St
Springfield, IL

Friendly Chevrolet

2540 Prairie Crossing Dr
Springfield, IL

Good To Go Auto Repair

2905 Brady St
Davenport, IA

Jim Kidd Auto Repair

3089 Willand Rd
Earlville, IL

Keiths Auto Repair & Towing

365 Israel St
White Hall, IL

Kelly Sauder Rupiper Equipment-John Deerre

29987 N 300 East Rd
Streator, IL

KINGDOM AUTO SALES

219 W UNION AVE
Litchfield, IL

Marshall Cheverolet Co

9 Cross St
Winchester, IL

Midwest Auto Service

409 W Illinois Ave
Morris, IL

MILLS CHEVROLET

1610 39TH AVE
Moline, IL

Move My Automobile

5573 Bryan Drive
Sterling Heights, MI

Muller Auto Group

1350 Park Ave W
Highland Park, IL

Nalley's Garage

104 N 35th St
Herrin, IL

neal tire and auto service

1010 n. old rt 66
Litchfield, IL

Plaza Tire Service

610 E Main St
Carbondale, IL

Plaza Tire Service

1310 N Market St
Sparta, IL

Plaza Tire Service

702 W Main St
Benton, IL

Plaza Tire Service

417 S Washington
Du Quoin, IL

Plaza Tire Service

161 E Vienna St
Anna, IL

Plaza Tire Service

1503 E Fifth St
Metropolis, IL

Plaza Tire Service

801 Walnut St
Murphysboro, IL

Quincy Transmission Service, Inc.

500 N 4th St.
Quincy, IL

R&S Automotive Services Inc

101 N Hickory St
Du Quoin, IL

Sandwich Auto Center

PO Box 316
Rochelle, IL

Schimmer Chevrolet Buick

1501 S 13TH AVE
Mendota, IL

Spring Valley Ford

2 JOSEPH RUVA DR
Spring Valley, IL

Sterling Chevrolet

1824 Locust St
Sterling, IL

Stevenson Auto Repair Inc

180 N Small Ave
Kankakee, IL

Todd'S Soulth Town Auto Repair

4688 E 29th Rd
Sandwich, IL

Tom Finch Automotive

1025 W Walnut St
Jacksonville, IL

Tuffy Auto Service Center

577 William Latham Dr
Bourbonnais, IL

Valvoline Instant Oil Change

1904 S Banker St
Effingham, IL

Webster Tire & Auto Servie

104 Automotive St
Teutopolis, IL
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