Dowdy's Auto – Idaho's Foremost Transmission Repair Experts

The transmission is the heart of your vehicle’s drivetrain, a complex system that’s crucial to its performance. When transmission troubles arise—be it slipping gears, delayed engagement, or unusual noises—the uncertainty and potential cost can be daunting. These issues not only affect your vehicle’s reliability and your driving experience but can also signal significant underlying problems that demand expert attention. In Idaho, where the terrain demands as much from your vehicle as you do, a fully functional transmission isn’t just a necessity; it’s imperative.

At Dowdy’s Auto, we understand the critical nature of transmission repair and maintenance. That’s why we’re committed to offering unmatched transmission repair services, ensuring your vehicle operates at its peak, providing you with a seamless, worry-free driving experience.

Our Comprehensive Transmission Repair Services

Transmission Diagnostics

Utilizing the latest diagnostic technology, we accurately pinpoint the source of your transmission troubles, ensuring that repairs target the root cause of the issue.

Transmission Fluid Service

Regular fluid changes can significantly extend the life of your transmission. We provide comprehensive fluid service, including fluid replacement and filter changes, to maintain your transmission’s health.

Transmission Rebuilding

For transmissions that have suffered extensive damage, our rebuilding service is a cost-effective alternative to replacement, restoring your transmission to optimal condition.

Transmission Replacement

When a repair or rebuild is not viable, we offer transmission replacement services, using high-quality, compatible transmissions to ensure reliability and performance.

Clutch Repair and Replacement

For manual transmissions, we offer clutch repair and replacement services to address issues such as slipping, sticking, or difficult shifting.

Automatic Transmission Repairs

From solenoid issues to torque converter problems, our experts handle all aspects of automatic transmission repair, ensuring smooth operation and longevity.

Why Trust Dowdy’s Auto for Your Transmission Repair Needs?

Choosing Dowdy’s Auto for your transmission repair needs means entrusting your vehicle to a team that prioritizes expertise, integrity, and customer satisfaction:

  • Expert Technicians: Our ASE-certified technicians are highly skilled in transmission repair and maintenance for all types of vehicles, ensuring your service is performed with precision and care.
  • High-Quality Parts: We use only the best parts and fluids for your transmission repair, ensuring each component meets or exceeds OEM standards for durability and performance.
  • Transparent Communication: We believe in clear, honest communication throughout the repair process. We’ll explain the issues, discuss your options, and provide a detailed estimate before any work begins, so you’re fully informed every step of the way.
  • Customer-Centric Service: Our commitment to excellence extends beyond our technical expertise. We strive to provide a service experience that is as smooth and hassle-free as the vehicles we repair, ensuring your complete satisfaction.

Dowdy’s Auto has been a leading provider of automotive repair services in the Treasure Valley for over 30 years, built on a foundation of honesty, respect, and fair pricing. With convenient locations across Boise, Meridian, and Ontario, OR, we’re dedicated to making your transmission repair experience as seamless and satisfactory as possible.


3183 S. Federal Way
Boise, ID 83705

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM



1645 W Grove St
Boise, ID 83702

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM



1890 S. Meridian Rd
Meridian, ID 83642

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM



4850 N Elsinore Ave
Meridian, ID 83646

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM



1821 SW 4th Ave
Ontario, OR 97914

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM



1202 W State St, Boise,
ID 83702

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM