With our advanced computerized diagnostic equipment, you and the mechanic can decide on a course of action. You won't be relying on guesswork or trial and error to pinpoint the problem, which saves you labor expenses.
Our $75 diagnostic fee is refundable when you use A-1 Transmissions and Automotive to repair the problem. Not all shops will refund the diagnostic fee and some charge much more. Since most cars on the road today use microprocessors, computer diagnostics are essential for technicians to stay up-to-date in their field.
When your "Check Engine" light comes on, it may be signaling that your car has a condition that wastes fuel, shortens engine life, or causes excessive air pollution. If these conditions persist, they could damage your car and lead to repairs that are more expensive. Moreover, who doesn't want better gas mileage? Our diagnostics might be able show you how to boost your MPG.
“If your vehicle needs a computer diagnosis, don’t be alarmed. This is often the most efficient and cost effective way for an automotive technician to diagnose a problem,” says John Nielsen, director, AAA Automotive Engineering and Repair.